Elsa Upham



A native of the South of France, Elsa received her M.A. degrees in English literature and composition from the U. of Montpellier in France and the U. of British Columbia in Canada. While living in the Pacific Northwest, she taught French high school, Advanced Placement, and adult classes. After moving to New England, she taught ESL and French at the U. of New Hampshire. She is a lover of arts (dance, music, painting) and endeavors to continue her study of ballet and cello. Her free time is devoted to her family, being outdoors, and reading historical fiction.

Classes Recently Taught

B2-1/B2-2 | Mind and Body: An Overview of French Humanism

Starting May 13, 2021 5 Weeks for 1 hour 30 minutes

Join us for an overlook at a major intellectual and practical way of defining progress and the pursuit of happiness as part of a focused conversational class on a universally embraced topic! Led by Elsa.

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B1-3/B1-4 | Pronunciation

Sessions starting April 3, 2021, and May 8, 2021 1.5 hours per week for 5 weeks

Improve the quality of your spoken French by covering basic phonetic rules, challenging sounds, liaisons and intonation in this intermediate level class.

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