Hi, my first class is always free. It will give you an opportunity to feel things out, to see if you feel comfortable working with me and to decide if you like my teaching style :)
Some more about me:
* PhD in Spanish and Mexican Literature
* 12+ years at a private college in California
* 20+ years teaching in 4 countries.
* I speak 4 languages myself
The exchange of ideas and cultures :)
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
I get to know the student, then tailor the teaching method and content. First class is free.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
PhD in Spanish language and Mexican literature. 12+ years of experience at USC, 20+ in Russia, Mexico and Armenia
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
$80 per hour or $65 per 4 lessons.
First class is always free.
How did you get started teaching?
I started teaching in high school when teachers got sick :)
What types of students have you worked with?
9-55 years old.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
My 9-year-old kid got an A on her Russian exam :)
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Ask for a free class so you can feel it out.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
Method, duration, cost, progress measures, rescheduling, cancellations, tailored approach.