US Accent Coach offers a suite of language training programs for both individuals looking to build a career with their multilingual skills, and companies seeking to help their employees improve communication in English or other foreign languages. US Accent Coach provides a customized learning environment to help you achieve your English learning goals. High-quality language education is one of the greatest tools to increase communication globally and in our own communities. We develop intensive and robust curriculums to help our students overcome challenges with their English language.
At US Accent Coach we offer in-person and online line classes:
Our Private and Group English-language courses focus on specific business and occupation-related English. We design customized training and Communication Coaching programs to help you improve your English quickly and efficiently. Classes include role-plays, presentations and discussions that recreate common workplace scenarios. Classes are offered in-person and online.
- Customized Curriculum: The content and pricing of our classes are completely customizable to your learning needs.
- Flexible scheduling: You can set the days and times that best meet your schedule.
- Experienced Instructors: Our professional instructors all have experience working with a variety of ages and levels.
- Trial Lesson: The first class only counts if you are satisfied.
Accent Modification Program
Accent reduction, also known as accent modification or accent neutralization, is systematic … Accent reduction classes go beyond learning vocabulary and grammar and focus on the clarity of speech and fine-tuning a specific accent or dialect. Accent reduction, also known as accent modification or accent neutralization, is systematic … Accent reduction classes go beyond learning vocabulary and grammar and focus on clarity of speech and fine-tuning a specific accent or dialect.
Accent Reduction Classes
Voice Projection Training Program:
Whether you are speaking at a packed lecture hall or presenting to a small team meeting, effective voice projection is essential if you want people to hear you clearly and take you seriously as a speaker.
Voice Projection Classes
Vocal Intonation Training Program:
Intonation means the way someone’s voice rises and falls as they’re speaking. Your emotions, your regional accent, or just the particular way you’re used to speaking can all affect the intonation of your voice. … The word also means “producing musical tones,” either with your voice or a musical instrument. This is a huge aspect of reducing your accent and will help you sound like a native speaker.
Vocal Intonation Classes
Business English Program:
Business English skills are essential for getting ahead at work. Improving your business English vocabulary and knowledge will help you work more effectively and open up new career opportunities.
Here you can find activities to develop your interview skills, write clear emails and increase your awareness of business topics and issues. Watch videos, listen to podcasts or read articles, then complete the specially designed tasks to help you understand the topic and use the language.
Business English and writing Classes
Communication and Immersion Program:
Communication immersion will help you learn about the culture of the language you’re studying. English is a language with a wide variety of cultures. Immersing yourself into the culture is the fastest way to learn English. These classes are hands-on and allow you to learn and comprehend English in an exciting and interactive environment. This class is great for those visiting the US or looking for more communicative and cultural experiences.
Communication and Cultural Immersion Classes
Exam Preparation Coaching Program:
Exam Preparation Coaching is designed to help students study for and pass the TOEFL and IELTS exam. We will teach you the skills and strategies needed to study and pass your exam.
Exam Coaching and Preparation Classes
Travel and Vocational Program ( English vocational classes for international students)
Since we only offer private 1-to-1 or group lessons in Vocational English, we do not issue F-1/I-20 student visas. We do however accept B-2 Tourist visas for students interested in attending our program oversees. This visa is normally a minimum of 6 months but if needed we can work with you to extend it. After completing the Assessment and enrollment we will work with you to develop a program that fits your learning needs prior to your arrival or when you arrive.
Semi-Intensive English Language Course
Our Semi-Intensive English Language Program offers International students a chance to visit the US while having the freedom to explore and experience the culture. This is done through a structured schedule, where students attend English classes during the morning and have the afternoons to themselves, allowing them to meet new friends, visit landmarks or plan trips to exciting new places.
At US Accent Coach, we have highly trained and experienced staff. Our head accent coach is Jessica Howard, a passionate communication professional with the following degrees and certifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from George Washington University
• Master’s degree in Clinical Counseling from John Hopkins University
• Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Certificate from Georgetown University
She is a qualified and expert ESL tutor and an Accent Reduction Coach who has experience working in a wide variety of situations and bringing students their full potential for excellent results, with a strong track record of success.
Years of Experience in Diverse Situations
Both large and small organizations have benefited from her fluency tutoring and speech coaching, including clients such as the Food and Drug Administration and the Social Security Administration, as well as private companies. She has worked with many non-native English speakers from various ages, experience levels, and cultures around the globe for over 10 years, and has acquired a deep understanding of the emotional, physical, and mental struggle that comes with improving American English accents and fluency. People ranging in age from adolescent students to adult business professionals have profited from her qualified communication coaching and tutoring classes, which can be taught in groups or individually, in the workplace, or online.
Adaptable, Individualized Learning Experience
Jessica uses her extensive knowledge gained from years of experience and study to determine student strengths and weaknesses. This allows her to develop customized programs to target each unique set of language difficulties and learning styles, for an adaptable and individualized curriculum. The hands-on, organized instruction methods help students utilize their own problem-solving skills, tools, and techniques to enhance existing strengths and bring forth new talent and proficiency. Her teaching methods are centered around understanding and patience, for a fulfilling personal learning experience.
Please contact us to learn more about our programs and classes.