Kathy Neuland : English

Kathy Neuland
Subject : English
Native : English
South Africa
(619) Lessons
97%      
(153) Reviews
Last class : Yesterday
Yesterday
Online
45 Min : $22.56 / £16.18 / €18.52
Trial: FREE
Hello, my name is Kathy Neuland and I'm 44 years old and currently living in South Africa. I am a native English speaker and teach English. I have taught online with Verbalplanet.com since July 2013. I can speak the following languages fluently: English, German. I am currently offering a free initial trial lesson for new students.

Detailed Profile in English

About me

Hi!

Welcome and thank you for viewing my profile. I was born in South Africa and my mother tongue is English, I currently live in South Africa. I adore travelling, great food and fantastic music. I love teaching English and I am extremely interested in languages, communication and different cultures.

Qualifications & Experience

I have a TEFL qualification from the International English School in Somerset West.

I have 5 years teaching experience both one on one and in classes (and for the last year on line!). I teach both children and adults, from beginners to advanced. Besides teaching English as a foreign language, I teach singing and theatre.

I also have experience in LEARNING a foreign language, so I understand the needs and challenges of foreign language students.

Teaching Approach

My teaching approach is friendly and patient, and I aim at keeping lessons positive and constructive. I really enjoy the challenge of offering my students a great opportunity to practise their conversation skills, I will always point out where you can improve, though, without disturbing your flow.

I build on your strengths and identify weaknesses and correct them using first controlled exercises, then more free exercises. Because of my musical background pronunciation and conversation are emphasized, however, understanding, reading and grammar are all covered in my lessons.

I aim to keep lessons relevant to your environment and lifestyle, fun and always a bit, or very (up to you!) challenging. Contact me for a free trial lesson!

My last class was :
Yesterday.
 
06 Apr 2018
By : Patricia S
Subject : English 
Kathy is very interested to help me in such a nice and emphatic way. So nice to talk to her.
 
31 Mar 2018
By : hasanonur
Subject : English 
she didnt attendto lesson
 
23 Mar 2018
By : Michael1968Henry
Subject : English 
Kathy is an exellent teacher. Very reliable, gentle and competent. After a series of lessons I achieved 8.5 (=C2 level in the CEFR) in my speaking and writing parts for IELTS taken on 24th March 2018. Thank you again!
 
27 Feb 2018
By : Michael1968Henry
Subject : English 
The many lessons with Kathy I have had in the last few weeks have always been inspiring and very enjoyable. She is well prepared for every task - essay writing, speaking tasks for IELTS - providing relevant feedback.

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