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Lessons offered by Alain
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
Taught subjects
  • French
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • ILR Level 0
  • ILR Level 1
  • ILR Level 2
  • ILR Level 3
  • ILR Level 4
  • ILR Level 5
  • Other
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Native University Professor offering tutoring class in French Language and culture, civilization

Methodology

PhD in French Literature from University of CT
Master in Art in French Studies
Master in Family Therapy
Master in Education (Aggregation)
Master in Theology
Diploma in Professional Photography
Taught French and all kind of subject at every level of education
Currently head and Professor of French Studies
Customized lessons according to the level seek. I m a native speaker (France) and use the four skill methodology: listening, speaking, reading & writting

Background

Intensive experience of teaching in Europe and USA since 26 years.
I taught classes from 1 to 48 students (for language maximum 28, while the ideal maximum number according to MLA is 15)
Two of my actual students have been accepted in a university and are completing a Master in French

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : $35/h
Lessons offered by Alain
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
Taught subjects
  • French
Levels
  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • College
  • Adult Education
  • ILR Level 0
  • ILR Level 1
  • ILR Level 2
  • ILR Level 3
  • ILR Level 4
  • ILR Level 5
  • Other
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Alain's resume

EDUCATION

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA.
Ph.D. in French, September 2005.
Dissertation Thesis: “Splendeur et misère de la grisette :
L’évolution d’une figure emblématique.” Advised by Dr. Rae Beth Gordon.

M.A. in French Studies, May 2003.

Eastern Nazarene College, Quincy, MA, USA.
M.S. in Marriage and Family Therapy, May 2001. Magna Cum
Laude.

Faculté Universitaire de Théologie Protestante, Brussels, Belgium.
Agrégation (MAT), June 1993. Highest Honors.
Public Lesson: “L’Inquisition: évolution de la position de
L’Église sur l’intolérance & Marie et le culte marial.”

Faculté Libre de Théologie, Vaux-sur-Seine (Académie de Versailles),
France.
M.A. Theology, February 1989.
Thesis: “L’éducation religieuse des enfants dans plusieurs
traditions chrétiennes du XVIè siècle.” Highest Honors.

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS


2014-2015 Research and Special Project Grant (RASP)
2013 Tenure
2011-2012 Sabbatical for book on Fantasy Literature
2010-2011 Research and Special Project Grant (RASP)
2007-2008 Research and Special Project Grant (RASP)
2006-2007 Research and Special Project Grant (RASP
2005-2006 Research and Special Project Grant. (RASP)
2004 Outstanding Professor Nominee. Undergraduate Council.
University of Connecticut. Storrs, CT.
2004 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship. University of Connecticut. Storrs, CT.
2003 Victor Gant Graduate Student Scholarship Award.
2003 Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship. University of Connecticut. Storrs, CT.
2001-04 Graduate Predoctoral Fellowship. University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT.
2001-04 Summer Graduate Fellowship, University of Connecticut.
Storrs, CT.
2001 Elected member of Psy Chi Society, Eastern Nazarene
College. Quincy, MA.

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