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ESL Tutoring

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25 value - Virtual OK

I can give you formal lessons and homework or if you like we can just chat and I will correct you as we go along which is a great place to start. I can send you some links to the amazing resources on the web especially including things that may be fun enough to keep you engaged & motivated.

I have studied and taught a number of languages so I understand what it's like to try to learn one.

I'm very patient & consistently get good reviews for tutoring & teaching. I can answer questions, give you free internet resources that are fun to keep you in motion, help you with grammar & pronunciation. I try to practice interactive teaching methods involving all the senses based on recent brain research.

We can work on any aspect of English that you want.
Verbs
Accent reduction
Grammar
Pronunciation
Comprehension

I can help you find places to practice your english and have fun so you keep doing it. As well as free public classes that are available throughout the US

Training & Qualifications


Been tutoring people for over 30 years with 12 years of experience tutoring ESL to refugees
Certification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language
Bachelor of Arts in French Language & Literature
Intermediate Certification from the Cervantes Institute (the Government of Spain)

Availability & Preferences


I freelance so my schedule is generally very flexible. You can book a slot here, anything in green: mbdo.youcanbookme.com

Trading Preference: Pay it forward – pass on the good deed!

Reviews of Marty


Mike received hour of ESL Tutoring from Marty
Aug 21, 2017
Martin is the man. Gave me all the resources I need to start my ESL instruction journey. Thanks!
Crystal bought WhyAreYouBrokeinaBoomingEconomy? from Marty
Oct 23, 2019
I got a full list of videos and links collected by Marty on the topic at hand! Thanks!
Maria received hour of Research from Marty
Oct 21, 2019
Great information. Thanks!
Jason bought Ending chronic pain checklist from Marty
Oct 10, 2019
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Maria received hour of Research from Marty
Oct 07, 2019
Great information. Thank you so much for a great job!
Jess bought WhyAreYouBrokeinaBoomingEconomy? from Marty
Sep 30, 2019
Marty provided a lot of info to look over. Thank you.
Younes received unit of Proofreading from Marty
Sep 16, 2019
The insights that Marty gave me added more value on my services. He is -no doubt- a Great Example of Symbiotic soul here in this good platform.
Mauro bought Brain fitness tip sheet from Marty
Sep 07, 2019
Marty provided me a pdf for brain exercises. I appreciate it.
Jennifer received hour of Job Interview Roleplay from Marty
Aug 28, 2019
Marty was very helpful during our session. (He was also very flexible around my medical appointments.) He provided recommendations on updating my resu...me, and we did some mock interviewing to reframe some of my answers to typical questions. Would be happy to do another deal with him, if needed. Highly recommended! show more
Katrina received session of Sustainability coaching from Marty
Jul 24, 2019
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About Marty D

I've worked in the nonprofit sector most of my adult life with about ten years on the tech side. I've helped to organize and run sessions for two national nonprofit tech conferences. In addition... to being a native speaker of American English, I speak Spanish & French fluently. I have previously been conversational in Russian and German and know a couple hundred words in another half dozen languages. I have extensive experience as a trainer & workshop facilitator over the last 30 years in a wide variety of topics: politics, emotional support, health education, pain management, sustainability, social justice and spiritual fulfillment. I've moderated online discussions and taught at conferences & retreat centers. I really enjoy seeing light bulbs go off over people's heads. I follow a paleo ketogenic diet mostly based on the ideas of Dr Patricia Wahls. There are the usual diet charlatans out there but she is an MD following the latest nutrition science. I like direct authentic honest constructive feedback and true specific believable compliments. I love to hike, sing, play improv games & chess, and read sci-fi.show more

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