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Brennan

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Vietnam
2:28 AM (GMT+07:00)
English
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English
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English
Native

About Me

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!

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Schedule

Teaching Expertise

Upper Beginner
Intermediate
Upper Intermediate
Advanced
Upper Advanced
American English
Teenagers (12-18)
Adults (18+)
Curriculum
Homework
Learning Materials
Lesson Plans
Writing Exercises
Accent Reduction
Business English
Colloquial English
Grammar Development
Interview Preparation
Listening Comprehension
Phonetics
Reading Comprehension
Speaking Practice
Vocabulary Development
Writing Correction
IELTS

Résumé

Education

2013 - 2016
B.A. Social Ecology with *latin honors
University of California Irvine - Irvine, California
Social Sciences
2009 - 2013
A.A. Social Sciences, and A.A. Psychology
Fullerton College - Fullerton, California
Social Sciences/Psychology

Work Experience

2016
YOLA Junior Teacher
YOLA - Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Teach ESL and conversational english to youth in the YOLA Junior program.
2015 - 2016
Youth Organizer/Intern
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
Tutor/Mentor
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
Program coordinator/faciliator
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.