Homepage
Become a Tutor
This ad is currently paused and cannot be viewed by visitors
R1108/h
Unfortunately, this tutor is not available
Profile and degree verified
Response Time 24h
Lessons offered by Jeanne
  • Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • French (FLE)
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Written comprehension - French
  • Vocabulary -  French
  • Written expression - French
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTech
  • Adult education
  • MBA
  • A1
  • A2
  • B1
  • B2
  • C1
  • C2
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional
  • Kids

Learn French from an Expert, Master Teacher, based in New York, NY.

Methodology

I use the Communicative Method when teaching all World Languages, offering practice and expertise in the areas of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. I am the Author of "Paris is a Jigsaw Puzzle", a French reader and practice manual for intermediate level students.

Background

I am a professionally licensed Teacher of World Languages (French, Spanish, German, Latin), an Author of the French reader, 'Paris is a Jigsaw Puzzle'. I bring to you several decades of teaching and learning experience. I can offer help with all aspects of language learning, your reading, writing, listening and speaking, using the Communicative Method. I look forward to working with you! --JL

Rates

Rate for online lessons : R739/h

Details

There is a 24 hour advanced-notice cancellation policy for all lessons/sessions.

Lessons offered by Jeanne
Individual
The lessons will be held
Taught subjects
  • French (FLE)
  • Oral expression - French
  • Oral comprehension - French
  • Written comprehension - French
  • Vocabulary -  French
  • Written expression - French
Levels
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • GCSE
  • AS Level
  • A Level
  • BTech
  • Adult education
  • MBA
  • A1
  • A2
  • B1
  • B2
  • C1
  • C2
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional
  • Kids

Jeanne's CV

EDUCATION: New York University, New York City
M.A., German Studies & Philosophy; September, 1998.
Universität zu Köln, Cologne, Germany
Course work toward M.A., German Studies; Sept. ‘93-Feb., ‘95.
Tufts University, Medford MA
Course work toward Massachusetts Teaching Certificate; Jan.-Dec., 1989.
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
B.A., French Literature, Fine Arts minor; June, 1985.
Wesleyan Program in Paris, Reid Hall
Université de Créteil, Paris XII, Sept. ‘83-May ‘84.

LICENSURE: NY State Professional Teaching License for French, Grades 7-12.

EXPERIENCE: Apple Village Arts, Inc, New York, NY
Founder, Director, Instructor
• Instructor of Afterschool Studio Art Classes, March, 2010-present.
Boys’ Club of New York, New York, NY
High School Access Tutor, Feb. ’18 to present.
City Polytechnic High School, Brooklyn, NY
Teacher of French I, German I, Spanish I & II and Latin I; Sept. ’10-‘11
•Implemented PowerSpeak online courses in the classroom, daily.
Newburyport High School, Newburyport, MA
Teacher of Spanish I and German I, II, III, Grades 9-12; August 2007-June, 2009.
• Co-directed the German American Partnership Program (GAPP); organized and chaperoned field trips.
New York City Board of Education, New York, NY
Teacher of French, Spanish, and Studio Art, Grades 6-10; 2004-2007.
• Created/implemented the first Studio Arts curriculum, “2-Dimensional Art”.
New York University, New York, NY
McCracken Scholar; Teaching Assistant. Dep’t of French; Sept. ‘02-May ‘03.
• Worked as Instructor of French I for two undergraduate classes per semester.
• Participated in Teacher Training and Evaluation Program.
CUNY/ Queens College, Queens, NY
Adjunct Professor of German, Spring Semester, 2002.
Goethe Institut-InterNationes, New York, NY
Language Program Officer, April-August, 2001.
• Managed Goethe Institute Language Examinations.
• Maintained contacts with AATG Administrators, the German Consulate, and the German Information Center.
Modern Language Association, New York, NY
German Language Bibliographer, freelance; Sept.-Dec., 2000.
• Read and summarized literary journal articles in German.
New York University, New York, NY
Instructor of German; Dep’t of German; Sept, 1997-May, 1998.
• Worked as a Graduate Student Instructor of German I to Undergraduates using the Communicative Method.
• Taught cultural aspects of German with “The Germans“ by Craig Gordon.
• Participated in the Teacher Training Program.
Carl-Duisberg Gesellschaft, Cologne, Germany
Teacher of English to Bayer Corp. employees & families; April, ‘94-Jan.,‘95.
• Traveled to suburban towns to provide English language and conversation instruction to German families in their homes.
• Selected, purchased materials/ books to tailor lessons to the needs of students.
Shady Hill School, Cambridge, MA
Teacher of French & Studio Art, grades 7-9; Sept. ‘88-Jun., ‘93 & Sept.‘95-Jun. ‘96.
• Created new curricula for grade 8 & 9 French classes.
• Participated in NAIS Conferences.

SKILLS: Knowledge of Microsoft Works, Office and Excel Programs.

LANGUAGES: Fluent French and German; Intermediate Spanish, Latin.

HONORS: MacCracken Scholar, New York University, New York City
Graduate Study of French Literature toward PhD; Sept. 2002-May 2003.
Hugo von Hofmannsthal Foundation Grant
Research on the life & work of Heinrich R. Zimmer; Sept., 2001 & May, 2006.
Shady Hill School Faculty Grant; Cambridge, MA
Summer Study in La Savoie, France; July, 1990.
Mann Prize for Excellence in Romance Languages, Wesleyan U., June, 1985.

PUBLISHED: •CBEV: Coloring Book East Village, Createspace, Amazon.com, Nov., 2017.
•So Far from Story Street: A Novel, AuthorHouse Press, 2013.
• “The Impress of the Teachings of Heinrich Zimmer on C.G. Jung’s
Profession” in Quadrant, XXXXI: 2, Summer, 2011, pp. 25-43. Journal of the NY
Analytical Psychology Foundation. (concealed information)
• “Cultural Differences: Reflections of a New England Educator in Chancellor
Rau’s Rhineland”, in Impressions, Newburyport Educators’ Journal; May, 2009.
•Paris est un Casse-Tête chinois/ Paris is a Jigsaw Puzzle, self-published, 1992.

References available upon request.

Similar tutors

french (fle) lessons nearby? Here's a selection of tutor listings that you can check out.
Superprof can also suggest oral expression - french lessons to help you.
Learning isn't a problem, oral comprehension - french lessons for all!
Taking written comprehension - french lessons has never been easier: you're going to learn new skills.

Roodepoort
Cameroonian student giving French lesson in Johannesburg for you and your kids
R150
Christilla Aretha
  • (19 reviews)
1st lesson free!

My teaching approach Is based on communication And challenge with baby step speed from basic knowledge To advanced. I am...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Johannesburg
Qualified and certified French and Swahili Linguist. Experienced Private Tutor, native speaker with advanced language teaching skills. Computer science postgraduate student and researcher.
R300
Chihebe
  • (6 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I am an experienced FRENCH and Swahili Linguist and Private Tutor over years investing my life into transferring knowledge....

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Klerksdorp
Master's student in Teaching French offering language learning support to all French students.
R300
Raeesa
  • (4 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I rely on a communicative and interactive teaching approach as per the requirements of the globally recognised CECRL. I...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Roodepoort
Apprennez français cet année depuis la confort de votre maison. Break language barriers with Teacher Mel !!!
R250
Melissa
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

I use textbooks and all necessary tools like music,short stories, poems and also practice in the written and oral skills...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Cape Town
French native linguist and artist offering creative French lessons in Cape Town
R250
Christelle
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is flexible. I adapt to each students individually to cater for their needs and expectations. I like to...

Lessons by webcam Approved profile
Midrand
University of Pretoria student offering French tutoring up to Grade 12. Looking forward to working with you
R150
Cathy
1st lesson free!

I believe every student is unique and has a special way of learning different concepts. I encourage and motivate the student...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Berea
Bonjour!!! A French Tutor for beginners upto tertiary level in Durban Morningside. Merci.
R100
Francis
1st lesson free!

My lessons are student oriented. The Tutor will not be a dictator, students have to take a lead being guided by the Tutor....

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Johannesburg
Professional French online teacher with 5 years experience offering affordable lessons online
R300
Stephane
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

At first, i identify each student's needs and weaknesses and I prepare lessons which are unique to meet their individual...

Lessons by webcam Approved profile
Sandton
French is my first language, i speak it fluently. I thought it'd be fun to teach others. I've always like the idea of sharing knowledge.
R250
Rudy-Yoan
1st lesson free!

Whatever you say you should be able to write. Whatever you say you should be able to understand. So the first step is to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Cape Town
Experienced French language tutor for children, youth and adults from Cape town
R250
Patrick d'Alliance
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

In my teaching I work on the principle of "learning by doing" where I give more opportunities to student to practice what...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
Johannesburg South
Speak, understand, express yourself in correct French; With me, you're going to do it!
R300
Danny
1st lesson free!

I start with a direct teaching where I communicate the lessons to the learners and then I pass an argumentative learning to...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Johannesburg South
Experienced lecturer of French ready to take you close to your need in French language
R350
Jean
1st lesson free!

My teaching method is base on classes, we're by understanding the students, will teaching simple by using any method...

Face to face lessons Approved profile
Pretoria
FRENCH LESSONS! Third year French student at NWU offering lessons in Gauteng and online.
R150
Kean
1st lesson free!

I can teach French as a foreign language from complete beginner level to an advanced level. I like to base my teaching...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
at her home at your home By webcam
1 hour Not available Not available R739
Unfortunately, this tutor is not available