THE ART OF AMERICAN CONVERSATION
American English with a clear, neutral accent is the preferred language of global business.
*Accent Reduction Expert*
I am from sunny California and come from a long family line of professors and Ivy-League educated teachers.
My BIO is unique:
*I have professional training in Accent Reduction
*I specialize in Intermediate to Advanced speakers
*MASTER TEFL and MASTER TESOL Certification, HONORS | 20+ years experience
*I am professionally trained to customize lessons according to your NATIVE language.
I can show you where to place your tongue, teeth and lips to make the different sounds in American English.
Do you know that many sounds come from a vibration in the throat?
If you said these words on Speaker Phone, would you be understood?
"Since studying with Kristine, I have had many compliments from branch office in New York...My colleagues in the US can finally understand me on speaker phone"
-Yang, ESL student in China
"I was worried about my presentation in Los Angeles, but Kristine helped prepare me and I was able to answer all audience questions with ease. I have had many English teachers in my lifetime, but none who have helped me so significantly as Kristine."
-Sebastian, ESL student in Russia
What is the most important KEY to accent reduction and top-notch speaking skills?
HUMOR and a sense of freedom to make mistakes.
Students appreciate my SENSE OF HUMOR and GENTLE approach.
*FREE support material
*A customized Lesson Prep document
*Lesson Follow-Up which summarizes corrections
Let's have FUN...and LAUGH.
Please read my POLICIES at the bottom...
**Kindly ask about my rates to write CV and business documents**
* BA, Honors, Math and French, Grinnell College, Top-Ranked US Liberal Arts
*Stanford University Math scholar, Northwestern University, University of Chicago, Sorbonne in PARIS visiting French scholar
*Teaching Assistant, University level, Math and French
*Instructor, Writing, ESL and Math labs, University level
*MASTER TESOL and MASTER TEFL Certification | 20+ years experience
*Phonics (pronunciation) teacher for US universities and corporate clients
*Online English instructor to Business clients in Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo
*Career / Job Coach: Interview Preparation, Resume/CV editing, Proofreading, Public Speaking, Career advancement
*Proofreader, editor and writer of business documents and CV
~Discounts are offered on VP for multiple bookings after the 4th lesson.
**24-hour cancellation, the lesson must be cancelled on Verbalplanet.
If more than 10-minutes late, the slot will be forfeited with no refund.
**Please test Skype prior to lesson and download newest version. Close ALL other APPS, except Skype during lesson.
***I am unable to edit documents during lessons. Please ask about my rates to edit documents outside of live lessons.
Thank You Kindly