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Beate P.

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"Native German-speaker, who is fluent in German, English, French and Greek on a post-graduate level. I graduated with a double major in History and Archaeology from the University of Athens (Greece), obtained an additional diploma in German from the same university, and a Masters of Education from the University of Mary Washington. As a classical archaeologist, I have knowledge of Latin (7 years) and more...

"Native German-speaker, who is fluent in German, English, French and Greek on a post-graduate level. I graduated with a double major in History and Archaeology from the University of Athens (Greece), obtained an additional diploma in German from the same university, and a Masters of Education from the University of Mary Washington. As a classical archaeologist, I have knowledge of Latin (7 years) and Ancient Greek (4 years), with extensive teaching/tutoring experience.

I lived and studied for 10 years in Greece where I worked simultaneously as a German teacher at two private schools and as a simultaneous interpreter for German, Greek and English and privately tutored dozens of students from age 5-50. Student language requirements ranged from Kindergarten immersion to professors prepping for an academic year in Germany. While living in Europe, I spent most summers at archaeological digs in Cyprus and the Middle East. After my move to the U.S., I worked for the Greek Department of the Foreign Service Institute. I then lived in franco-phone Mauritania (West Africa) where I briefly taught English at the French High School and established a German program in collaboration with the German Embassy at the French College Ecole Nationale d'Administration. I also organized an interpreting service for French and English for a U.S. Peace Corps conference.

Back in the States, I taught real estate pre-licensing courses for the Southern Maryland Association of Realtors and several brokerage firms. After moving to Virginia, I decided to bring my educational requirements up-to-date and obtained another Masters degree (Education) from the University of Mary Washington in Stafford. Since then, I have taught German in public schools in three Virginia counties. I am proficient in instructional technology, including desktop publishing, web authoring and telecommunications." less...

Details

fee: $60 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 20 miles
meeting type: in-person (not online)

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Education and Qualifications

certified: Beate P. is a certified tutor

Athens University (Greece), History Archaeology German

Graduate Realtor Institute, Other

University of Mary Washington (UMW), MEd

Fredericksburg, VA 22407

Subjects Tutored

Vocabulary - Grammar - European History - French - German - Microsoft Word - Microsoft PowerPoint - Prealgebra - Latin - Reading - Geography - English - World History - SAT Reading - SAT Writing - ASVAB - Study Skills - ESL/ESOL - Greek - Classics