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James Blackburn

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map_pinUnited States
12:03 AM (GMT-05:00)
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English
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151
time
1.772
class
English
user_group_man_woman
151
time
1.772

Speaks

English
Native
,
French
C1
,
Japanese
B2
,
Spanish
B1
,
Hindi
B1

About Me

I have more than 25 years of experience teaching English as foreign language and I hold a masters degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language. I can teach any kind of English course, whether it is for international exams such as the IELTS, English for Specific Purposes, for instance a Tourism course, preparation for a job interview or just a general English language course. Learning English with me will not only boost your confidence and motivation of using the language, but I will also help you reach your target. Book a lesson and we can arrange the perfect plan for you and any package deals.

My classes are dynamic and are taught with absolute confidence and professionalism. I constantly strive to find innovative and effectual ways of developing my teaching skills in order to give the best English Language Education to you. I am a trustworthy, well presented and an approachable individual with first class communication skills. I am here to help you achieve your goals and objectives.

Private Lessons

60 minutes

Teacher Stats

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Schedule

Résumé

schoolEducation

2016 - 2018
Masters in Teaching English as a Foreign Language
INTERNATIONAL IBEROAMERICAN UNIVERSITY - USA/Puerto Rico
Linguistics

briefcaseWork Experience

2011
English Language Teacher
National University of Colombia - Colombia
I have been using a combination of Content-based instruction, Communicative approach to language learning as well as, the Action-oriented approach. As far as procedure is concerned, a peer learning methodology has been emphasized leading students towards becoming responsible for their own learning and also becoming autonomous learners.
2003 - 2006
ALT, Assistant Language Teacher
Niigata Board of Education - Japan
Teaching English in all its forms to Junior and High School students.
2001 - 2003
English Language Teacher
NSG, College of Foreign Languages, Tourism and Airline. - Japan
Teaching English for specific purposes and in general.
1995 - 2000
English Language Teacher
MIC School - Japan
Teaching English in all its forms.

diploma_2Certifications

2014 - 2015
Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of other Languages
INTESOL WORLDWIDE - England
Linguistics

Private Lessons

60 minutes