Meet Nathalie, Instructor and Director
of French Programs in Austin
- A fully bilingual, charismatic native speaker of French,
Nathalie was born and raised in France until she was 24 and
moved to the US in 1995. She is now a proud American citizen.
she is also fluent in Spanish, conversational in Madarin Chinese,
understands Italian, and has survival skills in Russian, German and
Greek. That has given her an understanding of grammar that transcends
any one language and allows her to provide concise and clear
explanations. Her passion for languages, her extensive experience
teaching them, and her philosophy, make her an expert on Best Language
Learning Practices and a very efficient mentor.
- She holds an MBA from The
Ohio State University. She is also an experienced
translator, and has been tutoring and teaching
Second Language (FSL) for 21 years, helping many
students on their way toward proficiency in French. Her unusual
knowledge of both the French and
English grammar allows her to teach French from your
perspective and simplify difficult concepts for faster learning.
the side, Nathalie is an avid cook, gardener, beekeeper, swimmer and motorcycler
rider. Full of passion, she loves life and people of all
background with both learning and teaching various languages, her
extensive familiarity with the American and French cultures and
languages, and her long
experience teaching French as a Second Language to adult and young
English and Spanish speakers make
her uniquely qualified to help you and your children attain fluency in
French within an authentic cultural context that only native speakers
Nathalie communicate to you and your children her passion for languages
help you really speak like a French person!