11 Indications You’re a Free Lancer French Teacher


Teacher's Secrets!

  You studied French as a foreign language or French lit, believing your professors who told you you’re going to make a real career, and because there wasn’t any other alternatives (you suck at maths). You studied international relations, graphic design or you’re an artist waiting for success and the world to recognize your talent! […]

December 11, 2015

Snob? Me?


Impertinent Moi, Uncategorized

I refuse to eat on a paper / plastic plate. I refuse to drink an excellent coffee in a paper cup. I exclusively drink Evian water, except when I am in California or in Vienna, Austria. I HATE plastic cutlery. I eat falafel with knife and fork You would never find any paper napkins in […]

December 4, 2015

Merci


Teacher's Secrets!

You know me, I’m a professional complainer (or Parisian French), but I have a heart too (that I open only under exceptional circumstances). The time is ripe to show my gratitude to some current and former students who have made my life easier in class. FYI, I never praise people out of courtesy! (I stress […]

November 27, 2015

HOW TEACHERS SUGARCOAT EVERYTHING (PART 1)


Teacher's Secrets!

A French language teacher meets students from all around the world. Every kind of student: nice, ambitious, annoying, challenging, interesting, interested and inspiring. Generally, they come up with nice, ambitious, annoying, challenging, interesting, interested and inspiring questions and statements! If you have a great teacher, she/he will possess enough insight to be able to respond […]

October 2, 2015