ACCENT REDUCTION | Can you pronounce GIRL or WORLD?
I am from California and come from a long family line of professors, teachers and educators-
My BIO is unique.
*I have professional training in Accent Reduction,
*I am a CEIP | Certified Employment Interview Professional™
*MASTERS of TEFL and TESOL | 20+ years
*Presenter at International TESOL (Teach English to Speakers of Other Languages) conferences.
*National Tutoring Association International Member | NTA
*PARW/CC member | Professional Association of Resume Writers and Career Counselors
*I am trained to customize lessons based on NATIVE language, this is the KEY to success!
I will show you where to place your tongue and lips to make the different sounds in American English.
Did you know that most difficult sounds come from a vibration in the vocal chords?
Native speakers change the pitch of all vocal sounds for a wide variety of reasons.
If you said these words on Speaker Phone, would you be understood ?
"Since studying with Kristine, I have had many compliments from branch office in New York...My colleagues in the US can finally understand me on speaker phone."
-Yang, ESL student in China
"I was worried about my presentation in Los Angeles, but Kristine helped prepare me and I was able to answer all audience questions with ease. I have had many English teachers in my lifetime, but none who have helped me so significantly as Kristine."
-Sebastian, ESL student in Russia
Students appreciate my SENSE OF HUMOR and GENTLE approach.
*FREE support material
*Customized Lesson Prep document
Let's have FUN!
* BA, Honors, Math and French, Grinnell College, Top-Ranked US Liberal Arts
*Stanford University Math scholar, Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Sorbonne in PARIS visiting French scholar
*Teaching Assistant, University level, Math and French
*Instructor, Writing, ESL and Math labs, University level
*MASTERS of TESOL and TEFL | 20+ years
*Online English instructor to Business clients in Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Moscow