Minela Kerla : Croatian

Minela Kerla
Subject : Croatian
Native : Bosnian
Bosnia and Herzegovina
(36) Lessons
(3) Reviews
Last class : 8+ days
5 days ago
45 Min : $21.86 / £17.16 / €19.54
Trial: FREE

Hello, my name is Minela Kerla and I'm 35 years old and currently living in Bosnia and Herzegovina. I am a native Bosnian speaker and teach Bosnian, Croatian, English, Serbian, Serbo-Croatian. I have taught online with Verbalplanet.com since February 2013. I can speak the following languages fluently: Bosnian, Croatian, English, Serbian, Serbo-Croatian. I am currently offering a free initial trial lesson for new students.

Detailed Profile in English

About me

My name is Minela Kerla and I have nine years experience in teaching in foreign languages. I have taught Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian for five years in schools and centres.

Since 2012 onwards I have been an on- line language tutor for Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian and English.

Also, I worked at the University of Sarajevo as an Expert Associate in the Education Research at the Methodology Department.

Qualifications & Experience

I have one years experience in teaching research methodology at University.

Faculty of Philosophy (BA of Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian language and literature) and Pedagogical Faculty.

MA degree in Education and Language teaching

I speak Bosnian (Native), Serbian (Fluent), Croatian (Fluent), English (Fluent) and I am currently learning Turkish (Beginner) Italian (Beginner) and German (Beginner).

Teaching Approach

I employ different methodologies and approaches to teaching:

Audiolingualism, computer assisted language learning, checking-homework challenge, encouraging students to speak as much as possible, neuro-linguistic programming and crossing cultures.

Teaching approaches:

Task-based learning, using L1 in class, the grammar-translation method, the communicative classroom.

My last class was :
8+ days ago.

09 Jan 2016
By : martinbing
Subject : Croatian 

Wonderful lesson, did not have to pay for free trial, will continue sessions!

19 Jul 2015
By : cpb
Subject : Croatian 

Very good but disappointed I was charged for a trial lesson

11 Jan 2015
By : svetcov
Subject : Croatian 

The first lesson with Minela was an assessment and discussion of a learning plan. I was impressed with her tutoring skills. Besides being a well-qualified teacher, she is a caring, positive and patient instructor who any student could learn from.

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