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English Tutoring For All Levels, Speaking and Writing

Hello, my name is Irene and I offer English courses online to students of all ages and levels. I have been an English teacher for 18 years. I am originally from Greece, but I have completed all my studies in English (BA in English Language, Literature and Education, MA in Critical and Cultural Theory, and Ph.D. in Visual Culture) and my English skills are native-like. I also speak very good French and Greek (native).

My courses focus on the development of oral and written skills. We work on a variety of exercises, tailored for the needs and purposes of each student and I offer feedback and correction of errors, either in your spoken production or in your written assignments. I also use a wide range of texts, audio and video from original sources (literature, newspaper articles, dialogues, social media texts, documentaries, Youtube etc.), in order to make the lesson more fun and interesting, and provoke discussion and critical thinking. We work on all the skills, with an emphasis on speaking and pronunciation, so that communication in the language is enhanced.

For children, I use a combination of fun activities (e.g. stories, songs, crafts, miming, games, etc.) and from the age of 8 and above, I introduce grammar and vocabulary, first in spoken and then in written form.

Extra information

The courses are given online, through Zoom.

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
English:
English as a second language (esl), English for adults
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
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:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English, French, Greek

About Me

Hi, I'm Irene and I have been an English teacher for 18 years now. I'm originally from Greece, but I have completed all my studies in English. Currently, I live and teach in Brussels. My English is native-like, but I also speak very good French.

I have always loved teaching and my lessons are always fun, dynamic and creative. I believe in the fact that motivating and attracting the interest of students is essential in order to ensure better learning of the language.

Education

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece): PhD in Visual Studies (English department)

Cardiff University (UK): MA in Critical and Cultural Theory

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece): BA in English Language, Literature and Education

Experience / Qualifications

18 years experience, teaching in various schools, language schools, in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, as well as offering private tutoring.

Currently teaching at Kids&Us Jourdan in Brussels.

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