Gerry is a New York State Professionally Certified Spanish and French teacher for Grades 7-12. Gerry is a Spanish and French middle school and high school teacher. Gerry majored in French and Spanish at Boston College and has a Masters in Adolescent Education and Spanish from Iona College. He has been a French teacher for over nine years and a Spanish teacher for more than 15 years. As a native speaker, he specializes in all levels of Spanish from beginner to AP level. He also specializes in beginner to intermediate levels in French. He tailors all lessons to target the individualized needs of each student and focuses on strengthening their skills in all facets of language acquisition ranging from listening and reading comprehension, to speaking and test preparation. In addition to his classroom experience, Gerry also has experience working in a one-on-one environment with students to further support their academic growth. Gerry’s patient demeanor has proven to be successful in working to achieve the academic goals of each student.