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Feb 25, 2019
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It's wonderful to meet you!
A little about me:
My name is Tracy and I live in the United States in the state of Texas. My family owns a small farm there, where I work to take care of our many animals. Some of my hobbies are reading, playing video games, studying languages and crocheting. I also bake and cook a lot.
Education/qualifications and Experience:
I specialized in Linguistics/English in college, with a minor in Anthropology (I especially enjoyed all of my sociolinguistics classes which combined both linguistics and anthropology!) During college I tutored underclassmen who were studying Japanese. After I graduated, I worked in Japan for a year teaching English. I taught at an Eikaiwa school and twice a week at public schools, to middle school and high school students. My students ranged in age from children to retired adults.
My Teaching Style:
I am a really friendly teacher and I love interacting with my students and enjoy laughing and learning with them. I work hard to make my students feel confident and comfortable. In my classes, I try to make each lesson cover as many points as possible, from speaking and listening to pronunciation, grammar and vocabulary to give each student the best lesson they can get. I encourage questions and even suggestions (You know how you learn best, so please tell me if you need something different than what I am doing. (: )I have lessons to help students with Speaking, Reading, Vocabulary building, Expressions and Idioms, Writing, Listening, and Grammar. And don't forget my Crochet Lesson, where I will teach students how to crochet, from the very basics up to completing a beautiful item of your choice.
*Please note that if you are taking a lesson for the first time with me, no matter what lesson it is, I will always do a self-introduction to discuss your English goals so that I can understand and help you to the best of my ability.
(During lessons, I also encourage students to have a drink! We will talk a lot during every lessons, so it's good to have a drink to keep your voice from getting tired.)
Please come and have fun learning new things with me!
*Special Note: I understand Skype has caused a lot of trouble for many people lately and does not always work. However, if we are unable to connect on Skype, I have an appear.in room available. Please make sure to check our lesson page if you are having problems and let me know in the Cafetalk chat box! I will provide the link for you and we will have our lesson at appear.in instead. I will charge the full cancellation fee for lessons that are cancelled last minute due to Skype problems.
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***omi_limei今回初めてこちらのレッスンを受けてみました。どんなレッスンなのかドキドキワクワクでしたが、他の先生にはないタイプのレッスンで、目から鱗、すごく面白く勉強になりました。また次回頑張ります！Quickfire Questions 25 1,500Feb 19, 2019
***iah親しみやすく、穏やかな先生で、とても楽しい時間を過ごすことが出来ました。理解できるまで根気よく説明してくださるし、考え込んでる間も待ってくださるので、どんな人も安心してレッスンが受けられると思います。Daily Conversation 50 min 50 2,600Feb 19, 2019
***uringo自分に必要なレッスンを的確に教えてくれました。話しやすいし、これから頑張ろうとやる気が出ました！Introduction and Consultation 15 500Feb 18, 2019
***-san今回もこちらの要望に沿った素晴らしいレッスンを提供して頂きました！ 素晴らしい先生です！Make Your Own Lesson! 25 1,500Feb 18, 2019
***wari9da31久しぶりのスカイプで不安でしたが、話やすい先生でよかったです。あっという間に50分が経ちました。自分の課題や重点を置くべきところを的確に教えていただきDaily Conversation 50 min 50 2,600Feb 15, 2019
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