American Accent & English Coaching for the Workplace and Beyond
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Work with us to improve your American English
EnglishWorks provides foreign-born professionals one-on-one coaching in advanced English communication skills. Founded in 2011 and located in the San Francisco Bay Area, our courses will improve your skills in American accent, speaking, vocabulary and intercultural communication. Classes meet one hour a week and include between-session practice.
American accent & English training courses
Courses meet once weekly for ten, fifteen, or twenty weeks. Your coach will determine which program best meets your needs during a complimentary, pre-course consultation.
10-Week Accent Course
Accent coaching gets the highly skilled, advanced speaker to the next level of English excellence. Coaching will give you the tools to communicate with clarity and self-assurance in meetings, presentations, consultations, trainings, and social events.
15-Week Fluency Course
This course will raise your English fluency skills and help you express yourself with ease, confidence, and clarity. Since your course is targeted to your specific level and pace, you can realize your goals effectively,
efficiently, and productively.
20-Week Accent & Fluency Course
By the end of this course, you’ll not only speak with more ease, confidence, and accent clarity, you’ll also use higher level, more native-like vocabulary. You’ll know how to breathe for power and control, and how to engage your listeners' attention.
Why choose EnglishWorks?
Our live, one-on-one courses are customized for your unique goals, interests, and challenges. Since your course is tailored to your level and pace, you move efficiently and effectively to achieve your goals.
Work with one of our two expert coaches, each with over 20 years’ experience and a Master’s in TESOL ((teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), so you know you’ll be trained by a qualified professional.
Meeting 1-1 allows us to create a schedule that works for you. Begin your course when you are ready. If things come up, with 24 hours’ notice we can often reschedule a session within the same week.
We offer onsite trainings for companies.
We come to your office to work with employees to strengthen English skills for effective communication, efficient meetings, and clear, confident presentations.
"I moved to the U.S. 6 years ago from China. I can speak English but always wanted to make an effort to improve my pronunciation. To everyone who has similar challenges, I would highly recommend Michelle’s course. She has a very systematic way to help candidates like me."
Jiang-Ming, Software Engineering Manager / Native Language: Mandarin