Claire

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English
Native
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French
C1
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Spanish
B2

About Me

I specialize in confidence-building and conversation at the intermediate and advanced levels. I want to empower you to speak with confidence, clarity and passion about what you are truly interested in and what you need to communicate!

✔ TESL-CERTIFIED
✔5+ years of EXPERIENCE
✔GOAL-ORIENTED
✔BUSINESS ENGLISH
✔TAILORED TO YOUR INTERESTS & NEEDS

⇊⇊Click on the courses below to get an idea of my style and lesson themes!

Teacher Stats

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Schedule

Teaching Expertise

Upper Beginner
Intermediate
Upper Intermediate
Advanced
American English
Canadian English
Adults (18+)
Curriculum
Homework
Learning Materials
Lesson Plans
Proficiency Assessment
Quizzes/Tests
Reading Exercises
Writing Exercises
Accent Reduction
Business English
Colloquial English
Grammar Development
Interview Preparation
Listening Comprehension
Reading Comprehension
Speaking Practice
Vocabulary Development
Writing Correction

Résumé

Education

2009 - 2012
Bachelor of Commerce
McGill University - Montréal, QC, Canada
Majored in International Management with a Minor in Environment. Studied Beginner's-Intermediate Spanish

Work Experience

2016
English Language Coach
Anglais Sur Mésure - Montréal, QC, Canada
Provide private and specialized Business English training to professionals in Montréal in private and small group format. Customize lessons according to workplace requirements, students' learning objectives, interests and needs. Focus on conversation (pronunciation, vocabulary, expressions, idioms etc.), supplemented with tacit learning objectives related to grammar and verb tenses.
2015 - 2016
English Conversation Workshop Facilitator
Y des femmes de Montréal- YWCA Montréal - Montréal, QC, Canada
Volunteered to run a weekly conversation workshop of community and belonging for women having recently immigrated to Montréal; planned conversation/discussion themes based on students' interests and grammatical needs, and sensitive to diversity of opinion/culture/religion.
2013 - 2014
English Language Instructor
Global LT - Montréal, QC, Canada
Taught English grammar, spelling, reading, writing and pronunciation one-on-one, twice weekly in student's home; designed conversational and grammatical lessons and exams for an individual adult (High Beginner); catered material to student's specific needs, learning goals and problem areas.
2014 - 2014
English Language Teacher
HELP! Heslington Language Program - Tehuacan, Puebla, México
Planned conversational and grammatical lessons, quizzes, exams and workshops for five different classes (of 10-15 students); taught English grammar, spelling, reading, writing and pronunciation in a classroom environment to High Beginners and Pre-Intermediate teens and adults; marked and graded students' oral presentations, weekly quizzes, midterms and final exams.

Certifications

2013 - 2013
100 Hour TESL/TESOL/TEFL Certification
Oxford Seminars - Montréal, QC, Canada
English as a foreign/second language teacher training.

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