No matter your level or your age, learn French with Nathalie

Indeed, there are many reasons to learn French; it can be to travel to France, the #1 tourist destination worldwide, or other French speaking countries (54!) or to boost your career, your academic performance, or even as an intellectually fulfilling hobby.

French Native

Born in Besançon, France, fully trained under the French educational system; moved to beautiful Buffalo, NY in 2005.

Personalized Lessons

Adapted to your pace and style; customized lessons designed just for you

Extensive Experience

50+ private students over the years, and teaching for various organization including the French Alliance of Buffalo


With Nathalie, lessons will be tailored to your age, level, preferred learning style, and pace to ensure that achieving the fluency you’re looking for is an enjoyable experience every step of the way!

We’re all different, and so is the way we learn.


First of, choose your format:


Comfortable home setting in Williamsville for traditional face-to-face learning with live interaction.


Complicated schedule, always on the move? No worries, lessons can be organized via FaceTime, Zoom, and Skype from your smartphone or computer. The world is your classroom!


Combining in-person and virtual learning to find the mix that best suits your lifestyle.

Second, choose your focus:


Conversational / Pronunciation

Focused on communication and fluency, we’ll identify the topics of interest and learn the vocabulary necessary to have you conversing in French in no time (and ordering your baguette à la boulangerie ☺)

Grammar / Composition

For those looking to improve their academic performance or pass fluency tests, we’ll focus on clear grammar explanations and practice exercises to test your understanding.

Crash Courses

Ideal for those who want to travel, or have a work mission in a French-speaking country in the near future (or an upcoming exam that’s coming up a bit too quickly). Whether your trip (or this exam) is in two weeks or two months, we’ll get you up to speed in no time.


Lastly, a few extras:

Travel Planning

If you plan to travel to France, lessons can be supplemented with travel planning elements (e.g. itineraries, reservations, etc.) to help you organize the perfect hassle-free trip. ​

Cooking Class

Every semester, Nathalie organizes group French cooking classes in Williamsville, check out the Facebook page for dates and more info on a rotating menu of French specialities.


Whether it’s a website, a brochure or whatever else you need translated, it can be done in a timely and affordable manner. Just reach out to obtain more information.

Business French

If you’re an international company looking to have one or several employees obtain professional French fluency, lessons can be tailored to your industry and organised in your offices.



Private lessons
  • 60min - $55
  • 90min - $85


Semi-private (2 students)
  • 60min - $35 per person
  • 90min - $45 per person


Semi-private (3 students)
  • -
  • 90min - $30 per person
CANCELLATION: All classes must be cancelled 24h in advance. Failure to cancel 24h prior will result in a $20 fee.
Thomas S.(72 / RETIRED)
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After only 2 years with Nathalie, I am capable of carrying everyday conversations in French, and felt confident enough to spend 4 immersive weeks in France.
Dolah S. (57 / RECRUITER)
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Nathalie cares that you understand the reasons behind the grammar rules, kindly correcting you while you practice conversation; this enabled me to reach professional fluency.
Carolyn M. (65 / HOMEMAKER)
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I was searching for a native tutor, and found Nathalie. She’s patient, organized, flexible and always finds practical topics as the basis of our lessons!
Sasha N. (14 / STUDENT)
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Nathalie’s constant optimism and encouragement make the challenge of learning a language, extremely fun and inspiring.

Ready to learn French then, reach out to Nathalie!