Tutor a Family English in Italy with GeoVisions

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GeoVisions' tutor program provides native English speakers a chance to live with an Italian and tutor them in conversational English up to 15 hours/week. Life with a host family allows for an amazing cultural immersion and language exchange. GeoVisions provides tools and resources, you provide the personality to liven up a family class or dinner conversation! This is a great program for people who want to experience life in Italy and the Italian culture in-depth.

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Truly the Greatest Experience

Here is the thing: life is short, it goes quickly, and it is human nature to want to get the most out of it. You WILL if you take on this experience. In short, I spent two months in Italy. That sounds magical enough right? I also went skydiving, swam in Lake Como, visited Switzerland and Greece, took a boat tour in Venice, road a vespa all over Florence and the hills of Chianti up to a villa for pasta and wine, taught in a Italian middle school for a few days, visited Pisa, Verona, Pietrasanta, and Italian wineries all over the country, swam in the Mediterranean, went to an Italian language school and hiked between the towns of Cinque Terre. I also got to live in the most incredible place with a wonderful family. If this sounds ideal-do it!

What was the most nerve-racking moment and how did you overcome it?
Most people would probably say that skydiving was the scariest, maybe even going to a country to live where you do not know one person or the language; however, for me it was riding a vespa through Florence. Vespas are very touchy, FAST machines. You have to be very cognizant and aware, but I also wanted to enjoy the surroundings and not be too tense and nervous that I would miss out on having fun. I had to take a few deep breathes, tell myself I can do it (because I believe once it is verbalized it can come true), and bask in the glory of what an incredible experience it would be! A lot of my trip I needed to do those three things, and it helped me grow into the independent woman I want to be, as well as to take each day as it was and get the most out of it all.
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