Melisa D.


Melisa D.

Tutor

Los Angeles, CA 90028

Will travel 10 miles

$75 per hour.

4.99 193 ratings

Spanish, ESL, and Yoga for Actors (and Non-Actors)

Hello, I'm a dynamic Spanish/ESL Teacher with over ten years of experience teaching all ages and levels. I've worked with large groups, small groups, and given private lessons for both English and Spanish learners. I have TEFL certification, and I am fully bilingual (Spanish/English). I'm also a Musical Theatre trained actor and a certified Yoga teacher. I have a BFA in Dance obtained at the University of the Americas in Mexico and have booked acting jobs in theatre, commercials, radio, and ... [more]


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Spanish

I'm a native Spanish speaker. I'm fully bilingual (English/Spanish), I'm a certified ESL Teacher. I have 7 years of experience in private bilingual schools: 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, and 8th grades; 8 years of experience teaching private lessons and tutoring; 3 years of experience in corporate teaching; and a year of experience subbing at College level. I have some Speech training and know IPA. I'm also an actor and have worked in both the Spanish and General market in Los Angeles.


ESL/ESOL

I took the BridgeTEFL Course (120 hrs). I hold both Business and Young Learners endorsements. I have seven years of experience in private bilingual schools: 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, and 8th grades. I have eight years of experience teaching private lessons and tutoring. I have three years of experience in corporate teaching. I have a year of experience subbing at a college level. I know IPA.


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Theater

I hold a BFA in dance as well as a musical theatre certificate. I have professional experience in musical theatre, TV, and commercials.


Ballet

I have been training since a young age, I've trained with great ballet dancers and choreographers who have danced professionally in companies around the world. I have a BFA in Dance and I have Musical Theatre training. Besides Ballet, I dance Jazz, Flamenco and Tap. I believe that a solid classical training is critic to master any other style of Dance.