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General

Languages
Bosnian, Czech, Spanish
Native Language
English
Preferred student age
    Secondary school (12-17),
    Students (17-22),
    Adults (23-40),
    Adults (40+)
Teaches
Bosnian, Czech
Preferred student level
    Beginner,
    Pre Intermediate,
    Intermediate,
    Upper Intermediate,
    Advanced

Subjects

English

English lessons for children

Created vocabulary lessons that were creative and interactive to children; used games for learning purposes; focused on repetition and activity while learning; held thematic conversation circles with children to encourage fluency

English for beginners

Crafted lessons according to the students' needs; had interactive vocabulary and grammar drills; customized conversation and reading lessons, assigned creative assignments

Conversational English

Used current news/topics to encourage active conversations based on flow and not accuracy (important to be comfortable to make mistakes and speak as much as possible); read and explored unknown vocabulary; encouraged writing and speaking words/phrases and repetition for the sake of remembering

About

I am a freelancer who specializes in growing start-ups and organizations with an extra talent for teaching and tutoring! I lived all over the world for a number of years and enjoy connecting with variety of people. I have taught English to children, students and professionals from the Czech Republic, South Korea and Bosnia, and have a very interactive and enjoyable approach to language learning. If it's not enjoyable and fun, why do it?

    Experience

    Czech Republic (private English school and freelance tutoring)- 2008-2009
    New York City (private tutoring)- 2012-2014

Teaching Approach

Collaborative, student needs oriented, integrates both grammar/structure and conversation, fun/creative, exploratory and hands-on