Our Language Teachers
Maura is certified at the advanced (C1) level in French language under the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL). Maura has worked as a French tutor at the European School of Music and worked in French-speaking homes as an au pair in Paris. Having studied and lived in France, she intimately understands French culture and colloquialisms. Maura believes anyone is capable of learning a new language, and she prides herself on being a warm, patient, and enthusiastic teacher. Learning another language is fun; it helps keep the brain strong and healthy!
Emma has a great passion in tutoring German, Spanish, and SAT Prep. She has experience working with students in a variety of different capacities, and she thoroughly enjoys working with children and teenagers. Emma enjoys watching her students succeed academically, socially, and emotionally. In her free time, she enjoys anything outdoors, from running to biking or hiking in nature. Emma is currently pursuing a Masters in Social Work at Columbia University, and she holds a Bachelor's degree in Developmental Psychology and German from Carnegie Mellon University. In the future, she hopes to use her Social Work degree to give back to her community and empower others in their endeavors.