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English as a Second Language teacher, Test taking strategies, Writing, Conversational

I am an English as a Second Language teacher from America and I would love to be a part of your English learning experience. I have taught for 17 years and, as a learner of French myself, I understand how difficult it can be to learn a new language. I have taught in China before and found the experience amazing, so I look forward to being chosen by you to learn or improve your English to a higher level.
If you are a student, I can also help you improve your ability to understand the language of testing, how to answer test questions properly and extensively, and I can help you develop your writing skills for all of the essays and written responses you may need to do in these tests. Please do not hesitate to get in touch with me.

Extra information

Technology like computers and phones will be helpful but it is not necessary.

Location

At student's location: Around Bourges, France
Online via webcam

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General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults, School
Age:
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

Hello! My name is Nikki and I am an American would loves teaching English! I am a learner of French and understand how difficult it is to learn and study a different language, especially when you feel that you are on your own and do not have support. I would love to be that support for you. I hope that you will contact me soon for lessons. Currently I am available for WebCam lessons but will soon be available for in person lessons as I will be in Bourges, France within then next few months. Thank you so much for taking the time to read my profile.

Education

University of Nevada, University of Oregon (Bachelor's in Archaeology), College fo Santa Fe ( Master's of Education), University of New Mexico ( Administration degree). Level 3 Teaching License with English as a Second Language (TESOL) certification.

Experience / Qualifications

I am TESOL certified for teaching English as a Second language and have taught English in China. I have a Master's Degree and will be finishing an Administrative degree as well this year.

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Availability of a typical week

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from $24.63Online via webcam
from $29.32At student's home

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