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Elena S.

Sarasota, FL

$40/hour

Learn Spanish or Italian with easy conversational lessons

In-person lessons
4.9 average from 138 ratings
Helpful Spanish Tutor
— Bob and Pat, Sarasota, FL on 3/3/15

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Finch College
Spanish and Italian
Boston College
Master's
Ciudad Universitaria, Madrid, Spain
Graduate Coursework

Education

Finch College (Spanish and Italian)

Boston College (Master's)

Ciudad Universitaria, Madrid, Spain (Graduate Coursework)

About Elena

I attended school in Italy and France finishing up in Spain where I took graduate studies at Ciudad Universitaria. While receiving my Masters in Spanish literature at Boston College I tutored undergraduate students in Spanish. I also taught English to young children (ages 7-10) while in Madrid.

I have taught adult classes in Italian and French and lived in both Italy and Spain.
I attended school in Italy and France finishing up in Spain where I took graduate studies at Ciudad Universitaria. While receiving my Masters in Spanish literature at Boston College I tutored undergraduate students in Spanish. Read more

Policies
Cancellation
1 hour notice required

Changing from $30 to $40

Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Sarasota, FL 34236
In-person lessons

"Helpful Spanish Tutor"

- Bob and Pat, Sarasota, FL on 3/3/15

"Outstanding Tutor"

- Alicia, Bradenton, FL on 5/13/13

"Motto Bene"

- David, Sarasota, FL on 4/29/13

"Passionate about your learning"

- Albert, Sarasota, FL on 9/13/12
English:
English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Literature, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Italian, Spanish
History:
American History, European History, Government & Politics, Religion, World History
Special Needs:
Phonics
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Phonics, Reading, Vocabulary

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Spanish

I went to school in Spain and have been tutoring Spanish for seven years. I have a Masters Degree from Boston College in Spanish literature and history.

World History

I majored in history until I spent my junior year in college in Spain. History, however, has always been my first and lasting scholastic favorite. I always kept up with history courses and received an M.A. In Spanish literature and history.

Finch College
Spanish and Italian
Boston College
Master's
Ciudad Universitaria, Madrid, Spain
Graduate Coursework

Education

Finch College (Spanish and Italian)

Boston College (Master's)

Ciudad Universitaria, Madrid, Spain (Graduate Coursework)

Helpful Spanish Tutor — We are traveling to Spain and Elena S. is helping us with our Spanish pronunciation and travel Spanish. She lived in Spain and, in addition to her Spanish language tutoring, is giving us lots of tips on customs, etiquette, and places to see. Recommended. ...

— Bob and Pat, Sarasota, FL on 3/3/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 1 hour notice required

Changing from $30 to $40

Travel policy

Elena will travel within 15 miles of Sarasota, FL 34236.