Linda Italiano

Profession: Currently: volunteer teacher; English teacher. In the past: shop assistant, secretary, bank teller.

Teaching Experience: I've been teaching English privately for over 25 years.
I started off helping middle school and high school students with their homework. Then I began offering private English courses to small groups of complete and false beginners.
I helped one Chinese girl achieve an IELTS band 7.
I've also been doing voluntary teaching for 40 years.

Interests: I love teaching!
I also love melodious, harmonious music and I've studied several instruments.I’ve also played in an orchestra and sung in a Sardinian choir.
The way the human mind works fascinates me and I enjoy psychiatry.
I love animals and nature in general.
I'm very concerned about world conditions and our future.
Gardening.
Food.
Handicrafts.
Voluntary and humanitarian work.

Education: 11 years of primary and secondary schooling in Australia, winning two scholarships.
Various courses of vocational training.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Brent Barone

Profession: Music Producer and Teacher

Teaching Experience: I taught English in a private school in Rome, Italy and Istanbul, Turkey. And I teach private lesson in my home to students and business people

Interests: I have a dog so we spend lots of time outdoors. I travel a lot. I love the cinema and music. I am a big reader. I have read many books. I enjoy meeting new people. and cooking fresh and natural foods.

Education: BA in Theater and a Master's degree in Acting

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Italian (Fluent), French (Conversational)


Patricia Santillan

Profession: I previously babysat for my 3 year-old grandson.

Teaching Experience: I have taught since 1993. I have experience teaching from 0-6 years-old in Montessori settings, then primary, secondary, high school, university and private language academies in Mexico and Guatemala.
I have also worked in the healthcare field for a number of years. I love helping people.

Interests: I am interested in other cultures, geography and the healthcare field. My hobbies are streaming online for Korean Dramas and Soap Operas from Turkey and cooking, as well.

Education: Certificate in Montessori Paraprofessional, Certificate in Caregiving, Certificate in Nursing Assistant, Certificate in Restorative Nursing Assistant, Certificate in Entry-Level Phlebotomy.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Native), Italian (Conversational), Portuguese (Basic), French (Basic)


Pietro R.

Profession: Retired (Police Officer from Canada)

Teaching Experience: 5 Years of teaching in Canada
4 years of teaching English to Mexican students in Cancun.

Interests: Reading, movies, painting, outdoor leisure activities

Education: McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Bachelor Of Arts (Major in Communication and a Minor in Political Science

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Fluent), Spanish (Fluent), Italian (Fluent)


Ellie

Profession: Qualified English Teacher

Teaching Experience: - Experience teaching adults in a foreign country
- Experience teaching children in a foreign country in groups or in a one to one setting

Interests: I am interested in travel, food, learning Italian, and meeting new people!

Education: Bachelor of LLB Law - First Class. I am also a qualified English teacher currently working at two schools in Rome, Italy. I have obtained a TEFL certificate and training from both school positions.

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


Emely S

Profession: ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have had 2 years of teaching experience. I started my career teaching adults and teenagers who wanted to improve their academic, professional, or conversational English. Once I got my teaching certification, I worked for a year as a kindergarten teacher. I also have experience working part-time for an English tutoring company where I used to teach from toddlers to young adults.

Interests: In my free time, I like to read books, travel, and spend time with my friends and family. I also enjoy traveling because I can see beautiful places, learn about different cultures, and make friends from all over the world.

Education: TESOL - Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Portuguese (Fluent), Italian (Conversational), Spanish (Conversational)


Cesco P

Profession: I worked in multi-national companies for 15 years before going overseas to be a trainer.

Teaching Experience: I have certificates in TESL and Grammar and Vocabulary for business. I have taught TEFL for 10 years in Japan, China, and Thailand, including 7 years NES business. I was with Oxford, Berlitz and a specialty training business, and taught essay writing and creative writing.

Interests: I enjoy basketball among other sports, and I write short stories and novels. I enjoy helping beginner writers, and like reading, watching films, and travelling.

Education: MBA Masters Certification ongoing at Edinburgh Business School, Engineering Bachelor degree from Ryerson University, Graduate Diploma Environment
from Niagara College of Applied Arts & Technology, Diploma E-Business from Alison Training.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Italian (Fluent), French (Basic), Chinese (Basic)


pam s

Profession: TEFL certified teacher, Rural Economic Development Consultant (retired), Grant writer, Land Use Planner, Community Planner

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching full time on Cambly since March 2019.

Previously, I was an economic development consultant and taught grant-writing workshops and college classes in rural economic development.

Interests: Current events, Reading, Writing, Meditation, Yoga, Hiking.

Education: American University in Paris, France 1970-71

Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington 2005-2007

American International School in New Delhi, India 1965-1968

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


Daria Cathleen

Profession: English language teacher; Italian language teacher

Teaching Experience: Having completed my bachelor's degree in English literature, I began teaching adult Business courses in a private language school in Rome. I have 4 years of professional experience with general, Business and conversation courses. In addition, I worked at a Cambridge exam preparation center and helped students pass high-level exams (CAE, FCE, IELTS). I am also a registered speaking examiner for Cambridge.

Interests: Cinema, languages and cultures, traveling, watercolour painting.

Education: Bachelors of Arts in English Literature

CELTA teaching certificate

Teaching English Online certificate (FutureLearn)

Teaching Live Online certificate (The Consultants-E)

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Italian (Fluent), French (Basic)


Andy PG1

Profession: Teacher of English as a second language.

Teaching Experience: I have been a teacher since 2006 working in private language schools in England and Italy. I have also worked in state schools in Italy through language schools.
I have worked on 30 summer camps in Italy and 4 residential camps in England: I was the manager of most of the camps.
I prepare students for exams (IELTS, Cambridge exams (KET, PET, /First(FCE), CAE).
I teach all levels from A1 to C2 as well as Business English and general English.

Interests: I love travelling. I've been to more than 20 countries and the furthest I've travelled is to Peru.
I also love sport. My favourite football team is Manchester United; I used to travel to watch them all over Europe. When I was younger, I used to play cricket and do self-defence.
I speak Italian as I live near Venice in Italy.

Education: HND Computer Studies: I was a computer programmer before I became a teacher.
Teaching certificate: Cambridge CELTA (2006).

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Italian (Fluent), Spanish (Basic)