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River Ray

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English
5
13
English
5
13

Speaks

Mandarin
C1
,
Vietnamese
B1
,
German
A2
,
Spanish
A2
,
French
A1

About Me

I believe that students need more than information or techniques to be successful in learning languages.
A blend of teaching, listening and tasks is necessary to allow students the full range of language abilities.
My experiences learning multiple languages give me insight into the learning process and my experience teaching in multiple countries gives me the ability to adapt to any student.
Giving students the confidence to tackle their real-life problems is the first step to taking on the bigger and more complex problems of the world.
By having me as a teacher, students gain a lifelong friend who will be there all along the way wishing them great success and happiness.

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Teaching Expertise

Beginner
Upper Beginner
Intermediate
Upper Intermediate
Advanced
Upper Advanced
American English
Children (4-11)
Teenagers (12-18)
Adults (18+)
Curriculum
Homework
Learning Materials
Lesson Plans
Reading Exercises
Writing Exercises
Accent Reduction
Business English
Colloquial English
Grammar Development
Interview Preparation
Reading Comprehension
Speaking Practice
Vocabulary Development
Writing Correction
AP
IELTS
IGCSE
SAT
TOEFL

Résumé

Education

2011 - 2012
Vietnamese Language
Vietnam National University - Hanoi, Vietnam
Literature and Culture
2010 - 2011
Chinese Language
Several programs in China - China
Literature and Culture
2008 - 2010
Math and Biology
Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, Virginia
Focus in environmental systems

Work Experience

2016 - 2017
Freelance English Teacher
Private Schools in China - Kunming, China
Scholastics and Civics
2016 - 2016
Professional Trainer and freelance teacher
Various collegiate schools in Thailand - Bangkok Greater Metro area
Training youth in becoming professionals
2015 - 2016
English Language Professor
Pannasastra University of Cambodia - Phnom Penh
Large University classes 40+ students
2011 - 2014
English Language Teacher
Private English Centers in Vietnam - Hanoi, Vietnam
Small classes and groups
2010 - 2011
English Language Tutor
Private Schools in China - China
One on one tutorship

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