NATIVE ITALIAN PROFESSOR with great experience
NATIVE ITALIAN PROFESSOR with great experience
Hello everyone! I am a native Italian from Milan, living in NYC because of my acting and Italian teaching career, and I would love to give all students studying Italian a hand to develop and perfect their proficiency. I also have extensive experience in pre-exam preparation for high-school and university students, supporting the syllabus followed in their classes. I am available to work in person and/or via Skype if the commute to or from NYC is problematic. I have found great success in...
Hello everyone! I am a native Italian from Milan, living in NYC because of my acting and Italian teaching career, and I would love to give all students studying Italian a hand to develop and perfect their proficiency. I also have extensive experience in pre-exam preparation for high-school and university students, supporting the syllabus followed in their classes. I am available to work in person and/or via Skype if the commute to or from NYC is problematic. I have found great success in teaching via Skype and it is something I do regularly with a number of my students wherever they are located in the world. Whether you are interested in conversation exchange or clarification of grammar and structure, I make sure the process is warm, fun and lively! In addition to Italian being my mother tongue, my formal education in liberal arts and letters in Italy has given me a level of proficiency and sophistication with the language that very few teachers have. I am a very patient teacher and I like to make lessons entertaining and fun! This is how we learn best: when we are enjoying ourselves-- and what's not to enjoy with something as poetic, musical, and passionate as Italian? It would be an honor to help you perfect your listening/speaking skills so hopefully you can go visit Italy one day and truly experience the heart and depth of the culture by being able to communicate fully with Italians.
Can't Say Enough Good Things about Michel. He's a Terrific Italian Tutor in Every Way!
I had the good fortune to have Michel tutor me several times a week for three months before a recent trip to Italy. He has a sparkling personality that made each lesson fun and motivating. His knowledge and appreciation of the language and culture, as well as his enthusiasm, patience, and good humor all make him a terrific teacher. I had attempted to learn the basics of Italian several times before over the years, and was gratified at the amount of progress I made as a result of my time with Michel. He really knows what he is doing. I could not imagine a better, more simpatico instructor.Mark, 224 lessons with Michel
Great Lesson as Always
Michel teaches through conversation. He always suggests an interesting topic. He corrects grammar and vocabulary in subtle ways that don’t interrupt or discourage.Joe, 27 lessons with Michel
Best Teacher!!! 10 Stars!
I look so forward to his lessons! Michel is informative, engaging and authentic! Highly recommend his instruction! He is a stellar teacher and a great human.Gina, 107 lessons with Michel
Michael has an amazing personality and his teaching style is impressive. My lesson with him was easy and fun. In an hour we accomplished plenty to start to speak Italian. We are very happy to had him as our tutor and looking forward to next lesson with him.Svetlana , 76 lessons with Michel
I am having a great time learning Italian from Michel! I have had trouble with languages in the past but it is going really well with Michel. He is really helping me to prepare for my trip to Italy later this summer.Edward, 44 lessons with Michel
The best first lesson I could wish for
Love Michel's teaching technique, his sense of humor and ability to make learning fun. No stress, no problems, just great results.Lada, 52 lessons with Michel
Michel is a very experienced teacher and a highly cultured individual. He quickly identified those areas where I need mprovement and together we developed a plan of study to help me reach my goals. It is a pleasure to work with him.Patricia, 65 lessons with Michel
Unbelievable Italian Tutor
Unbelievable! I did not believe but every lesson was more interesting than last lesson. I like to study with Michel. He is a professor of philosophy and language. Incredibile! non sono creduto che ogni lezione erano più interessante della scorsa lezione. Mi piaccio studiare con Michel. Lui è un professore di filosofia e lingua.Robert, 10 lessons with Michel
Michel is an excellent teacher. He uses many interactive strategies to solidify the student's understanding. Also, he is super-intelligent, encouraging, and fun! I recommend Michel without reservation.Lisa, 9 lessons with Michel
Amazing!!!!! Perfect!!! GREAT!!!
Michel is the best decision I ever made! I speak enough Italian to get by and recently I have been spending a lot of time in Italy and wanted to improve my Italian - well I certainly made the right decision. Michel your amazing!!! Thank you!!!Donna, 60 lessons with Michel
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