I am a native English speaker from the USA, currently residing in Vietnam. I have 6 years experience in teaching, tutoring and mentoring in various subjects around the world. I currently teach ESL, conversational English, and public speaking in Ho Chi Minh City. My experiences make me the ideal teacher to help you learn how to properly use the English language in conversation. Beyond just knowing the grammar and mechanics of English, knowing how to hold a conversation is integral to your success in English speaking, so let me help you reach your goals!
University of California Irvine - Irvine, California
2009 - 2013
A.A. Social Sciences, and A.A. Psychology
Fullerton College - Fullerton, California
2015 - 2016
KidWorks Santa Ana - Santa Ana, CA
Conducted a series of creative writing workshops as part of Advanced Field Study program. Gained organizational skills through supervision/facilitation of Youth Activities for Youth Empowerment Network at KidWorks. Improved leadership through Facilitation of meetings, discussions, and workshops with youth. Organize, attend and support activities and initiatives. Gained skills in conducting qualitative social science research project throughout course of year.
2014 - 2014
Beacon House Orphanage - Accra, Ghana
Gained skills in working with/teaching/mentoring children/youth ages 4-18 with variety of mental/social developmental issues, developed creative ways to teach them meditation in a West African, multicultural setting.
2014 - 2014
Meditate to Regenerate - London, U.K.; Amman, Jordan
Volunteer traveling and teaching meditation in Jordan to Refugees from the Syrian and Palestinian conflict(s), working with UNICEF, Save The Children, Sisterhood is Global, the UN and other NGO’s teaching Team building and meditation. Gained multicultural knowledge, leadership and teamwork skills to collaborate and facilitate curriculum.
2016 - 0
YOLA Junior Teacher
YOLA - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Teach ESL and conversational english to youth in the YOLA Junior program.