Dowling College (Master's)
I have many years of teaching experience in the public school system. I have taught all levels of Spanish, French, from preschool up to and including adults, although at the present time, I restrict my teaching to grades 7 and higher. When I was a classroom teacher, I had a 100% success rate with regard to both the French and Spanish Regents exams. This rate of success has continued with regard to both the FLACS A and FLACS b EXAMS. I was recognized by the Leaders of American Secondary Education and Who's Who Among America's Teachers.
I definitely connect with kids and I find that I generally can turn them around from being a failing or mediocre student to one who does well and is able to maintain their successful strategies even after tutoring has ended.
I am a very hard worker and I carefully plan for every student, writing my own exercises, etc., to ensure that each student is being taught what he or she needs to succeed. I have many years of teaching experience in the public school system. I have taught all levels of Spanish, French, from preschool up to and including adults, although at the present time, I restrict my teaching to grades 7 and higher. When I was a classroom teacher, I had a 100% success rate with regard to both the French and Spanish Regents
My son and I engaged Geri for French tutoring. We recommend Geri W. without reservations. We found Geri to be patient, encouraging and thorough. She arrived at each tutoring session prepared with lesson material and exercises. Geri has a broad and deep knowledge of French and the French culture. Her extensive experience traveling in France and her passion for Paris makes her able to relate her lessons to real life situations. We left each tutoring session enthusiastic about French and eager to master more.
Excellent, flexible with schedule, and comes with work to help my daughter learn Spanish. Very patient and knowledgeable. Looking forward to next lesson. Very fair rate for a high quality tutor.
Geri is very knowledgeable and thorough. She takes the time to make certain that the concepts are understood. She is patient, and she will try to find different ways to explain things. Geri is very flexible and is always willing to work with my schedule.
Style of teaching is great. I look forward to my sessions and I am always satisfied upon leaving every lesson. I would highly recommend Geri. She is always quick to respond via email or text if I have any questions and she is always flexible and very pleasant if I need to change around a time or date because of my busy schedule. She is an absolute pleasure to work with.
Geri is focusing her tutoring on FLACS exam prep just as we asked her to and seems very knowledgeable about the test.
Justice is learning so much from Geri. I think soon he will be learning how to conversate. He received a 90 on the last test and wanted to dive into his homework right away.
Geri accommodated my last minute request quickly, preparing me for an upcoming trip to Paris. She is knowledgeable and was patient during her lessons. I highly recommend her to anyone interested in learning or brushing up on their French. Merci!
Ms. Geri has a very positive teaching style that combines confidence-building with knowledge. My daughter was further behind in French than I realized. Ms. Geri has outlined areas of priority and has set out to prepare my daughter for her end of year exam. She leaves assignments for her to complete during the week to make the most of time she has to tutor. She is no-nonsense, but kind and fair: a combination that works well with a young lady who needs a push to succeed.
Geri comes well prepared to tutor. She is friendly and patient and explains the lesson clearly and orderly. My daughter felt very comfortable with Geri and her first session helped her very much!
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I am a NY State certified French teacher. I have taught French for many years. I have been working as a home tutor for the Longwood School District for more than 10 years. I have many private students as well. I also teach an adult French class.
I have many years experience teaching Regents level Spanish and French, both in a classroom setting and in a one-on-one setting. I am New York State certified in both Spanish and French and have worked as a home tutor for Longwood Schools for more than ten years.
I have taught Spanish on all levels, including college level courses, for many years. I am NYS certified and I have been doing home tutoring for the Longwood School District for more than ten years. I have many private students as well. I have had a very high success rate with all my students.