An introduction to the topic of accent reduction. Includes lessons and practice to get you started quickly on a self study program to improve you English pronunciation. Feel the success and confidence that comes from speaking clear, intelligible English. This class is for non-native English speakers with an upper-intermediate to advanced knowledge of English.
Nicole Kaup is a professional ESL (English as a Second Language) instructor and accent reduction specialist. She has 16 years experience teaching adults from all over the world. She has taught at colleges, universities and in intensive English programs in the U.S. and in China. She has also worked privately with foreign born professionals, including engineers, doctors and business people. Her degrees are in teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), foreign languages and business, in addition to advanced training in American English pronunciation, accent reduction techniques and teaching methodologies. She speaks Spanish fluently and has a working knowledge of Portuguese, German and Mandarin as well.