Profession: Filmmaker

Teaching Experience: As the Outreach Coordinator for the Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment, I taught workshops and trainings that guide applicants and volunteers through the US citizenship process for one year. I've also informally taught English through the iTalki language learning website.

Interests: I love watching and making movies, playing with my family's cat and trying new foods, especially spicy ones. I also enjoy discussing current events, art, music, film and happenings around the world, especially with people from all kinds of backgrounds. I'm excited to meet you !

**If there is a time that is not available on my schedule, feel free to message me and we can try to work out another time that works for you :)

Education: Master of Arts in Filmmaking from the London Film School; Bachelor of Arts in French from the University of Pittsburgh; Completed 160 hours teaching course and received an Advanced Certificate for Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) from TEFL Fullcircle accredited by Accreditat.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Conversational), Chinese (Conversational), Tagalog (Fluent)

Bob Chugani

Profession: Freelance Teacher, Coach, Mentor, Course Designer, Youtuber

Teaching Experience: I have taught English in training centers in Guangzhou, Shanghai, Kunming, and Chengdu in China, As well as High schools in Guangzhou, Thailand and Cambodia.

Interests: I love yoga, cooking, going for walks on the beach, hanging out with friends, watching lectures and learning new things. I'm very interested in psychology, philosophy, and spirituality.

Education: Master of Applied Linguistics (TESOL) from the University of New England,
Applied Career TESOL certificate
Heart MAth Coach and Mentor Certificate
Sage Business School DIploma

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational)

Arlene A

Profession: Marketing Manager

Teaching Experience: I'm a UK law degree graduate from Malaysia. I have taught students since the beginning of 2019.

Interests: I LOVE ANIMALS!

Especially cats and dogs. I have 3 cats living with me at home in Kuala Lumpur, and - brace yourselves - 7 dogs, 1 cat, 1 rabbit, 2 tortoises and plenty of fish (that I can't even start counting) at my family home in Borneo.

I also absolutely love learning about different cultures, traditions and practices around the world!

Education: Bachelor of Laws

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Fluent), Malay (Conversational)

Joshua C

Profession: I worked in B2B marketing research and publishing in NYC.

Teaching Experience: Writing Tutor, ACT English Test - Baruch College (City University of New York) / Writing & Literature Comprehension Tutor - Hunter College (City University of New York)

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Interests: global affairs/politics, movies, travel, and food

Education: Baruch College (CUNY) - BBA, Marketing Management // Money Magazine #2 public college in the USA 2019

My University is partnered with several prestigious universities abroad, including:

CHINA - Southwest University of Finance and Economics; Peking University HSBC Business School; Renmin University of China; University of Science and Technology Beijing; Shanghai International Studies Unversity; Xi’an Jiaotong University

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational)

William Bess

Profession: Certified TEFL and Local Educational Instructor

Teaching Experience: I teach students English locally and online and have a total of 8 years of experience in both the United States and my current abode of Panama. This experience includes teaching elementary students using my special Training Certification with Young Learners and helping adults with IELTS/TOEFL testing and high school/graduate academic editing. I enjoy seeing my students reach their English language goals as doors open to them for superior grades, choice college acceptance, and top employment.

Interests: Movies, Reading, Meeting New People, Music, Gaming, Piano, Violin, Pets, World News, Foods, Travel, Languages, Cultures, and Hiking,

Education: TEFL Level 4 and 5 Certification and Business English Certification

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational), Spanish (Fluent)

Dee Foster

Profession: Corporate Trainer, Speech writer, Editor, Content Developer

Teaching Experience: I'm an American that's been teaching and training in and around Asia for the past 10 years (offline and online via Wechat, Skype, LINE, proprietary platforms). Corporate etiquette to Business English. I have helped many to thrive in work environments. Using online platforms to extend and reach others has been my largest campaign. I want people that usually have limited time and means to be able to access new information. I'm the biggest resource and a patient guide for others.

Interests: I love yoga, traveling, hiking (not too high mountains), reading books. I can be outdoor for hours, sitting in a cafe enjoying coffee and time with friends or at home watching the rain in silence.

Education: Bachelors in Psychology, 120 hours TEFL certification

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational)

Jonathan Kery

Profession: English teacher

Teaching Experience: Lived in China and taught English for around 4 years at a school that some friends and I founded together.
Experience in teaching people from a wide background, both adults and children.

Interests: Interests:
- Chinese language/History
- Brazilian jiujitsu
- Python programming language
- Artificial intelligence AI
- Software engineering/development,
- Linux system administration
- cloud technology etc
- Exercise
- Programming
- Learning mandarin
- Brazilian jiujitsu
Life experience:
- Lived in Qingdao China for 4 years, learnt mandarin

Education: Bachelor of science in Psychology and Neuroscience from the university of Sydney and a
TEFL from Arizona state university.
I learnt mandarin by myself when I was in China through reading and talking with locals.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational)

Ryan W

Profession: English Teacher (High school and University)

Teaching Experience: I taught English at the high school and university levels in China for six years (大家好), and really loved my job! I'm always teaching somebody something - I love to help people succeed.

I also managed foreign teachers in China for a couple of years, and I understand what students need from a teacher.

Most students study English, but not very effectively or efficiently. If you feel you're not improving anymore, let's talk and I'll teach you how to rapidly improve your English!

Interests: Some of my most enjoyable conversations have been with people from (in alphabetical order): Algeria, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Libya, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Oman, Palestine, Peru, Poland, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, Ukraine, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen...

Please, no children .

Education: I am TESOL/TEFL/ESL Certified, and have a degree in Psychology - but don't be nervous to talk with me :)

University will open many doors for you, so I encourage everyone to finish school!

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational)

William Wright

Profession: Chinese Restaurant Delivery Driver

Teaching Experience: I have a little experience helping Chinese students with their English pronunciation as well as the meanings of words they are learning.

Interests: I enjoy playing online computer games. I love listening to a variety of music from all over the world. I am learning to speak some Chinese, and I love the Chinese culture. I like to go camping sometimes.

Education: I have a TESOL English Teaching certificate from International Open Academy.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Chinese (Conversational)

Gabriel A

Profession: Service Manager at Wall Street English.

Teaching Experience: I've been teaching English for over 15 years. From 2003 to 2019 I taught English to children, teenagers and adults in different countries around the world.
After years of teaching, in 2012 I became Service Manager of an English center with over 1000 students where I was in charge of hiring, training and supervising our foreign teachers.

Interests: In my free time I enjoy traveling and learning about different cultures, photography, cooking, reading and playing the guitar.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Fresno Pacific University,
CELTA Certificate for teaching English from Cambridge University.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Fluent), Chinese (Conversational)