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Partoo H.

Mc Lean, VA

$45/hr

Former Foreign Service Farsi Language Instructor to Diplomats-

Background check passed as of 10/16/13
Usually responds in about 3 hours

Former Foreign Service Farsi Language Instructor to Diplomats-

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Hello!

I am a former director of the Persian Farsi Language Program for the Foreign Service and have taught high level diplomats and dignitaries Farsi for over 35 years. I have worked as a translator and a teacher to adults and children of all ages and look forward to working with you in learning the Farsi Language. I offer intensive Farsi classes for those who need to learn the language quickly as well as for young adults who would like to learn to speak the language as well as for clients who will be marrying a Persian man or woman.

I have taught well over 1,000 students over my 35 years in tutoring and many of my students have gone on to work for the government. My method is a hands on approach to teaching Farsi with the emphasis in understanding the language.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Testimonials

"Outstanding "

- Orlando, Rockville, MD on 7/16/14

"Fabulous Tutor!"

- Mitchell, Olney, MD on 5/6/14

"Wwonderful, Top Flight Persian Tutor"

- Roxana, Washington, DC on 2/13/14

"Very impressive tutoring skills and system of teaching Farsi!"

- Larry, Harpers Ferry, WV on 1/25/13
Language:
Farsi

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Farsi

Farsi is my native language. I am fluent in the language and taught Farsi in Iran for 10 years prior to coming to the United States where I taught Farsi at the State Department for many years.
I opened the first non-profit Persian Language Program in the DC metro area in 1976.
I am able to teach conversational farsi as well as reading and writing as my first language is Farsi and I hold a degree in teaching from Iran.

B.A. in Sociology
American University
Master's

Education

B.A. in Sociology

American University (Master's)

Outstanding — Time flew by. I thoroughly enjoyed my lesson with Partoo. She was extremely patient and was constantly giving me real life examples to apply each and every facet of the lesson at hand. The cliche of LEARNING CAN BE FUN is 100% applicable when taking a class with Partoo. ...

— Orlando, Rockville, MD on 7/16/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Cancellation: 36 hours notice required

Travel policy

Partoo will travel within 20 miles of Mc Lean, VA 22101.


About Partoo

Hello!

I am a former director of the Persian Farsi Language Program for the Foreign Service and have taught high level diplomats and dignitaries Farsi for over 35 years. I have worked as a translator and a teacher to adults and children of all ages and look forward to working with you in learning the Farsi Language. I offer intensive Farsi classes for those who need to learn the language quickly as well as for young adults who would like to learn to speak the language as well as for clients who will be marrying a Persian man or woman.

I have taught well over 1,000 students over my 35 years in tutoring and many of my students have gone on to work for the government. My method is a hands on approach to teaching Farsi with the emphasis in understanding the language.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Testimonials

"Outstanding "

- Orlando, Rockville, MD on 7/16/14

"Fabulous Tutor!"

- Mitchell, Olney, MD on 5/6/14

"Wwonderful, Top Flight Persian Tutor"

- Roxana, Washington, DC on 2/13/14

"Very impressive tutoring skills and system of teaching Farsi!"

- Larry, Harpers Ferry, WV on 1/25/13
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Education

B.A. in Sociology
American University
Master's

Education

B.A. in Sociology

American University (Master's)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
36 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Mc Lean, VA 22101

Partoo’s Subjects

Language:
Farsi

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for Partoo H.

Partoo H. passed a background check on 10/16/13. The check was ordered by another user through First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

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