"Private Piano and Voice Teacher; Music Tutor"
As a music major, ear training has been of the utmost importance in my own education. I took four semesters of music theory and aural skills, and have worked on ear training in both my own vocal and piano practice. In teaching voice and piano for the past two years, I have also incorporated ear training into my teaching, as it is one of the most important skills one can have in relation to music, which is principally an aural art form. ... More
"English & French"
I have over 15 years experience teaching English as a second language in Romania. Many of my students moved to the US and were able to successfully integrate from day one in the American school system or pursue a career. I enjoy teaching, and I speak several foreign languages. ... More
"Business Executive Accounting Professional"
I am a graduate of the University of St Thomas majoring in Bus AdMin / Accounting in 1974. I have held a variety of positions in the accounting field including Controller and CFO positions in several different companies both public and private. I am comfortable with most aspects of the subject matter.
I have worked in the accounting field for over 30 years, most recently as the owner and CFO of a home health care company.
"Easy Grammar from my Granny"
I have been a salaried editor and writer for two small newspapers. Grammar and punctuation were essential components of that work. Although I had a reasonable knowledge of both aspects of our written language, with just a little more advice from some folks who knew this business cold, I have been comfortable expressing myself personally and professionally in writing for several decades.
My experience includes copy writing for articles and news releases, newsletters (composition and layout), business correspondence, medical reports and research papers with citations. I am presently involved ... More
"Tutor - English, Spanish, ESL, Math, History, SAT, TOEFL, GRE"
My name is Brendan, and I have been studying, learning, and speaking Spanish for the past decade. I have lived for over a year in Peru and Colombia, and I have traveled to Argentina, Bolivia, Ecuador, Chile, and Guatemala. Three years ago, I finished a master's degree in Latin American Studies, which required fluency in written and spoken Spanish. I also have several years of language teaching experience. I taught English as a Second Language for three years, in a multi-lingual community college setting, where I gave classes in grammar, composition, and test preparation. Currently, I work ... More
I enjoyed my class with Thalia. She was really patient and quickly figured out where I was and adjusted to my level and needs.
Ric M. from Minneapolis, MN
"Thalia Tutors: French language, the arts, singing, and more"
As a fluent french speaker since birth, French is my first language. I lived in Paris for six years, and studied abroad there for 6 months last year. I have completed a French and Francophone Studies minor at Macalester College. I am an expert in oral, conversational french, and equally trained in writing, grammar, spelling, pronunciation, history, and culture. Additionally, I specifically study the history of french theatre (from the Middle ages to Contemporary), and Parisian women's literature. I have done translation work, mostly translating french texts into English versions. ... More