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Robert A. K.

Fair Lawn, NJ

$60/hour

High School French Teacher + Tutor

In-person lessons
Background check passed as of 6/21/12
5.0 average from 352 ratings
Knowledgeable, creative and patient tutor
— Ed, West Orange, NJ on 1/18/16

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Upsala College
French Secondary Ed
William Patterson University
Master's

Education

Upsala College (French Secondary Ed)

William Patterson University (Master's)

About Robert A.


I am a High School French teacher, teaching all levels from I through AP. I
have been an educator for 11 years and have both lived and worked in Paris during
my non-teaching career. ( I worked as a fashion designer for 20 years prior to
returning to the classroom.) I stress the four areas of speaking, listening,
reading and writing in all my lessons and have always made sure that my students
not only become conversational, but that they also read with ease and accuracy.

As a tutor for students, I know exactly how to help you achieve that elusive A
or B on a test. I can explain everything thoroughly (in English!) so you'll know
what you're doing and why you're doing it! I am also filled with many strategies
and pneumonic devices to help you learn more quickly and easily.

I am named in the 2005-2006 edition of "Who's Who Among America's Teachers" and I
enjoy making the learning of a foreign language a useful, enjoyable, and highly
rewarding experience.

I am a High School French teacher, teaching all levels from I through AP. I
have been an educator for 11 years and have both lived and worked in Paris during
my non-teaching career. ( I worked as a fashion designer for 20 years prior to
returning to the classroom.)
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Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Knowledgeable, creative and patient tutor"

- Ed, West Orange, NJ on 1/18/16

"Great tutor."

- Diana, Demarest, NJ on 10/21/15

"1st lesson, things going very well."

- Jack, Summit, NJ on 4/28/15

"excellent tutor"

- Christine, Ridgewood, NJ on 1/30/15

"Completely exceeded our expectations!"

- Jeanne, Ridgewood, NJ on 5/25/13

"The Best French Tutor"

- Emily, East Hanover, NJ on 1/6/13

"Top notch French tutor!"

- Amy, Caldwell, NJ on 11/18/12

"Great Tutor"

- Jeanne, Glen Rock, NJ on 9/13/12

"Very Capable & Patient Tutor"

- Peggy, Ridgewood, NJ on 6/19/12

"excellent"

- Madeline, Fair Lawn, NJ on 12/15/10

"Great Lesson"

- Michele, Butler, NJ on 10/15/10

"Great tutor and easily accessible"

- Joseph, Fort Lee, NJ on 9/1/09
English:
SAT Reading, TOEFL
Test Preparation:
SAT Reading, TOEFL
Language:
French, TOEFL

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Upsala College
French Secondary Ed
William Patterson University
Master's

Education

Upsala College (French Secondary Ed)

William Patterson University (Master's)

Knowledgeable, creative and patient tutor — Robert did a fantastic job relieving the stress of my 15 year old daughter faced with her first French midterm. In the initial session, Robert was able to work through all her major concerns and cover half the semester's topics. The smile on my daughter's face said it all. Robert is a very talented teacher! ...

— Ed, West Orange, NJ on 1/18/16

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $60.00

Travel policy

Robert A. will travel within 20 miles of Fair Lawn, NJ 07410.