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Northeastern University (Business Marketing)
If you're looking for help in English, in particular if you're a foreigner and need ESL help, you've come to the right place (although I can also tutor other subjects). My ESL specialty is in Business English, as I have an undergraduate degree in Business from Northeastern University.
My name is Alex, and I am currently pursuing a Masters degree in TESOL at Teacher's College in Columbia University. I spent the past 2 years teaching English, first in a one-on-one setting at a reading and writing learning center, and then as an ESL teacher in a private professional language school in downtown Boston. I have taught students of all ages and ability, and am also certified to teach English as a Second Language (CELTA).
I also have experience tutoring beginner German, French, Spanish, and college essay/academic writing.
A bit about myself: I grew up in Europe, living for 6 years in France and another 6 years in Austria. During that time I learned French, German, and eventually Spanish, so I know how difficult learning a language can be. I have also had the experience of tutors teaching me, so I can appreciate what it feels like to be a student (especially since I'm now a student again too!) If you're looking for help in English, in particular if you're a foreigner and need ESL help, you've come to the right place (although I can also tutor other subjects). My ESL specialty is in Read more
Alex is very patient and interesting to work with. He has lived in Europe and can explain some of the cultural habits and quirks. He has the most reasonable fee I have seen and he would be great with children, teens, college students and adults. He does not have a stuffy attitude and enjoys teaching. I hope he continues to teach in the future as he makes the learning fun and has a great sense of humor. I have learned a lot about German grammar in the few weeks he has taught me. I am really enjoying the lessons. He put a lot of thought into his lessons. He is also very flexible with his timetable.
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