I was born and raised in Paris, France. My background is in Marketing. I am very creative and love to share my knowledge in general! If you are looking for a good French tutor, I can help you in French level 1 to 4 and conversational as well!
What is your teaching philosophy?
Experiencing and practicing. ;)
What might you do in a typical first session with a student?
Review the student's basic knowledge, and way of learning, and define a "Tailor Made" strategy to achieve our goals!! Discipline, exercises, laughter and creativity!
How can you help a student become an independent learner?
By opening his or her mind to their abilities! Be patient and ready to focus.
How would you help a student stay motivated?
By giving them tips and creative ways to learn.
If a student has difficulty learning a skill or concept, what would you do?
I am patient and ready to find the best way to help them understand.
How do you help students who are struggling with reading comprehension?
I am playing with aural and visual reading.
What strategies have you found to be most successful when you start to work with a student?
Learn with them; who they are as a student and what they want to achieve... Visualize, Work, Learn and Play.
How would you help a student get excited/engaged with a subject that they are struggling in?
By showing attention and making it a bit playful.
What techniques would you use to be sure that a student understands the material?
Tests and weekly follow ups.
How do you build a student's confidence in a subject?
By making it fun.
How do you evaluate a student's needs?
Testing and communication.
How do you adapt your tutoring to the student's needs?
By communicating and sharing tips.
What types of materials do you typically use during a tutoring session?
Images, scenes, words, drawing, music, chat, movies and video.