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Liceo Scientifico Nereto, Italy
Universita di Bologna, Italy (Graduate Coursework)
I was born and bred in Italy, which I left several years ago to travel and live abroad, first in England and then in New York. I had tutored before in Italy, but I had never thought that teaching Italian would become so meaningful to me. Through teaching my language, in fact, I express my love and appreciation for my culture and keep my bonds to it alive. And this is what has kept me so enthusiastic about my job along the years.
For whatever reason you may need to learn Italian (business, studies, travel, cultural heritage or just for pleasure), my commitment will be on your expectations and needs, according to your learning style and pace.
My approach as a teacher is to adjust my method to every single student in a process that involves listening to them as much as teaching them. It’s an ongoing exchange where I make my teaching more effective by learning about students’ difficulties.
I am a dedicated and approachable teacher – you will study in a focused but relaxed environment, where even total beginners feel comfortable speaking in their new language and struggles can be expressed. My goal is to improve students motivation and results. And, in the end, to make their experience with the Italian language and culture as enjoyable and stimulating as possible.
References available on request. I was born and bred in Italy, which I left several years ago to travel and live abroad, first in England and then in New York. I had tutored before in Italy, but I had never thought that teaching Italian would become so meaningful to me. Through teaching my … Read more
Group rates 2 people: $100 (1h) - $140 (1&1/2 h) 3 or 4 people: $120 (1h) - $165 (1&1/2 h)
Paola is very professional, she is always well prepared and her tutorials are dynamic and fun.
If I have to describe her in a few words I would say she is very patient, punctual, organized, good listener and an excellent communicator.
One of the things I really like about her is that she focus on my goals; I can see the progress in each tutorial.
I highly recommend her.
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