Who we are
Maialida is an international language consulting company co-founded by Nelleke Van Deusen-Scholl, retired Yale University professor, and Noely Van Deusen, Certified English as a Second Language instructor. We are language professionals with decades of experience and a passion for language learning. We offer both language consulting services and English language programs to clients across the world. Our unique approach is built on individual attention to our clients' needs and a custom-tailored curriculum.
Individual, one-on-one sessions. These classes are custom-designed for our students' specific goals and focus on helping them improve their English language skills. Available for both children and adults.
Small-group sessions with no more than 5 participants. These classes focus on different topics and are designed to help you improve your conversation skills and feel more confident in your speaking. Check our website for our weekly offerings at different levels of proficiency.
Test preparation courses for TOEFL and IELTS. We offer a variety of courses that will help you be successful on these tests. Optional private sessions are available as well.
Consulting and teacher training: We offer a range of consulting services, including program and curriculum design, teacher preparation and training using the most updated methodologies, and cross-cultural communication training for companies, educational institutions, and individuals.