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Lauren T.

Louisville, KY

$40/hour

Straightforward Spanish Lessons & Grammar Explanations in ENGLISH

In-person lessons
4.3 average from 3 ratings
My daughter was impressed
— Scott, Louisville, KY on 12/11/14

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Indiana University Southeast
Spanish

Education

Indiana University Southeast (Spanish)

About Lauren

Tired of struggling through Spanish class? Tired of struggling with overly complicated grammar lessons? I can help. I offer straightforward grammatical explanations IN ENGLISH to help you develop the language framework that you need in order to speak the language.

I possess a Bachelor's degree in Spanish and a Bachelor's degree in Latin American Studies. I have years of teaching and tutoring experience. I plan lessons with reading, writing, listening and speaking exercises. Most importantly, I plan lessons that students can UNDERSTAND.

Too often, Spanish instructors insist on speaking only Spanish during lessons - even for grammatical explanations. Sometimes students aren't even allowed to ask a question in English! I disagree with this method. My teaching method develops a strong understanding of the grammatical framework of Spanish before immersion in the language. My method lends itself to an enjoyable learning process and more confident speakers.

I expect the student to be prepared for lessons questions ready! The student and I will work from their current course curriculum and I will supplement that curriculum as I see fit.

If you are interested in scheduling lessons, please send me a message with the student's name and why the student is in need of Spanish lessons. Also include the student's schedule availability. Generally, I am available to give lessons on evenings and weekends.
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Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required

Students that cancel a lesson within 24 hours of the start time of that scheduled lesson will be charged for a one hour lesson.

Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of Louisville, KY 40206
In-person lessons

"My daughter was impressed"

- Scott, Louisville, KY on 12/11/14
English:
ESL/ESOL, Reading,
Writing
Language:
ESL/ESOL, Spanish
Elementary Education:
Reading

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Reading

I possess two Bachelor of Arts degrees. I have experience tutoring reading comprehension at the college level. I am also a legal professional, which requires exceptional reading and writing skill.

Spanish

I possess a bachelor's degree in Spanish and a bachelor's degree in Latin American studies. I graduated from college with highest distinction and was selected as Outstanding Spanish Major from my graduating class. I have participated in study abroad programs in Costa Rica, Spain and the Dominican Republic.

Indiana University Southeast
Spanish

Education

Indiana University Southeast (Spanish)

My daughter was impressed — My freshman daughter has been struggling with Spanish and she thought Lauren was a really good tutor. She helped my daughter with some conjugation issues. ...

— Scott, Louisville, KY on 12/11/14

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Students that cancel a lesson within 24 hours of the start time of that scheduled lesson will be charged for a one hour lesson.

Travel policy

Lauren will travel within 5 miles of Louisville, KY 40206.