Award-Winning German Tutors in Washington, DC
Emily "I am a graduate of Duke University. I received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Arts in German. I studied abroad in Berlin, Germany for two semesters, during which time I studied the German language, history, and culture Since graduation, I have traveled extensively, tutoring children of immigrants in California for the “No Child Left Behind” program; adults in Manhattan looking to improve their English (as I am a certified ESL instructor); and private clients in the Veneto region of Italy..."
Deva "...My main teaching experience is with college students, but I enjoy the challenges of working with all levels of learning. I earned my Ph.D. from Georgetown University in German Studies in 2012, and my MA from the University of Chicago in the Humanities. My main areas of expertise are in German and English language and literature, including an emphasis on writing, reading, speaking, and listening comprehension, as well as essay writing at all levels..."
Lisa "I spent my childhood in Germany but have traveled in various countries in the past years. I attended a secondary school in Ingolstadt, Germany. My main classes were business and languages, and I continue to learn more languages..."
Annette "...in Law from the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz with an emphasis on European Law. Several years ago I started to work with children and came to love it. I gained my first experience in a child care facility as a classroom volunteer, later I extended it to tutoring in elementary school classrooms, and to leading scout groups of various ages, which I still do..."
Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University/ Germany - bachelor and master of law, Law
Johannes-Gutenberg University/Germany - PhD, Law
Alina "Learning has always been a passion of mine, and I strive to impart that passion to my students. I do not train my students to recite facts and figures. Rather, I encourage them to become self-motivated learners by creating a positive experience that is tailored to each individual..."
Noel "I received an MBA in International Management from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey and a B.A. in International Affairs from George Washington University. I have also completed a graduate certificate in World Religions, Diplomacy, and Conflict Resolution from George Mason University..."
Lyana "...My earliest tutoring experience dates back to when I was 16, where I taught my native language German. Since then, I have tutored other subjects as well including biology, physiology, and chemistry to name a few. Having won several science awards, I know lots of fun facts to share with my tutees..."
Michelle "...I have tutored 4th graders in Math and Reading and followed one English Language Learner through 1st and 2nd grade. This past May, I completed my student-teaching internship in a 1st grade classroom to receive my K-6 teaching licensure. I am currently teaching full-day Kindergarten in Washington, DC and love my job! Although I spend my days with 5 and 6 year olds, I am passionate about teaching and learning with a variety of age groups and in a range of subject areas..."
Katelyn "...I have received Dean's List all three of my semesters at UVA and am a member of the National Society of College Scholars and Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society. I have been tutoring for six years, predominately working with high school students, and have completed over 300 hours of volunteer tutoring. I am very passionate about learning (some may say that I am a nerd!) and strongly believe in learning because one genuinely desires to become knowledgable in the subject, rather than studying to master an exam..."
Timothy " Greetings! My name is Tim Mannel. I graduated from the University of Virginia in May with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. As an older brother, former babysitter, and camp counselor, I have always enjoyed working with children of all ages..."