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Michael Mersiades

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Speaks

English
Native
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Japanese
C1
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Indonesian
B2
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Mandarin
A1

About Me

Hi! I've made a career out of language education: 8 years' experience, Masters degree, PhD in progress, and I've learnt several languages myself.

People learn best when they're having fun, so I make my lessons fun: games, jokes, songs, roleplaying, and interesting discussions.

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Résumé

schoolEducation

2014
PhD Applied Linguistics
The University of Queensland - Brisbane, Australia
Research topic is tests of English for Academic Purposes, like IELTS and TOEFL
2008 - 2011
Masters Applied Linguistics
Macquarie University - Sydney, Australia
Focus in second language acquisition

briefcaseWork Experience

2008 - 2012
Native Speaker Surpervisor
Kitatoshima Gakuen - Tokyo, Japan
Managed English teachers and taught English at a Japanese high school

diploma_2Certifications

2004 - 2004
TESOL Certificate
TEFL International - Thailand
Intensive 4-week course for language teachers