D. Bruce Wilson

Profession: Certified Primary/Junior School Teacher & Certified ESL Teacher / Trainer/ Administrator

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching around the world for nearly 30 years. I have worked in Canada, Japan, China, Thailand, Egypt and soon returning to work in an International school in Sanya, China.
I have extensive experience in a wide variety of subject areas and age groups. I have taught Kindergarten to grade 12, university classes to corporate business classes to specialty classes like TOEFL/TOEIC/ IELTS and even travel courses.

Interests: I love travelling and sports. I have been to 64 countries and still counting. I used to play rugby and basket at a fairly high level.
I have a 6 year old daughter who now is my main focus. We do a lot of science experiments and exploring the world online and first hand.
I play the piano and guitar but not well but absolutely love music from all over the world.
I love learning about peoples views and opinions on the world and try to keep myself well read on what is happening around the world.

Education: I graduated from the University of Ottawa with a degree in Social Science and then I went on to York University and received my degree in Education. I have also taken numerous courses in ESL/EFL and Special Education as well as Physical Education. I most recently finished my 120 hour TESOL certificate course from National Geographic Learning.
I believe learning is ongoing and that it is important to continually be reading and taking courses. Which I have done over my close to 30 year career.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Basic), Japanese (Conversational)


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Profession: 🚀 College and University Instructor / Lecturer / English Conversation, Business English, English for Special Purposes (ESP) 🚀

Teaching Experience: 🎸🎬 MY CAREER 📷🎧
🌼 CAREER #1: IN THE LAB (1978 - 1989) 🌼
Scientific RESEARCH: Genetics, Microbiology & Ultrastructure - CANADA
( J. of Bacteriology / FEMS Letters (Europe) / Can. J. of Zoology )

🌺 CAREER #2: IN THE ì CLASSROOM ì (1989 - 2014) 🌺
Instructor & Lecturer in Conversation, Business English and ESP including Photography, Film Making and TV Production 🚀

🌸 CAREER #3: ì DIGITAL NOMAD ì ( 2014 - & Beyond ) 🌸
| Jay Blake Studio Stock Footage | Online Cambly English Tutor |

Interests: 🌀 KEYWORDS - KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE 🌀
☆ Conversation, Business English, IELTS, ESP
☆ Science and Technology
☆ Global Current Events, International Issues
☆ Futurist, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning
☆ Travel, Cultures, Languages, Living & Working Abroad
☆ Brainstorming, Conceptual Thinking, Creativity, Innovation
☆ Psychology, Consciousness, Meditation, Human Potential
☆ Photography, Videography, Film Making, Stock Footage Globally
☆ Sustainability, Carbon Footprint, Species Diversity

Education: 📚 FORMAL EDUCATION 📚
1. Master of Multimedia Design, 2008 Newcastle University, Newcastle, AUSTRALIA ☆
2. Bachelor of Science, BSc, 1978 University of Calgary, Calgary, CANADA ☆
3. High School Teacher Certification, B.C. Canada (Renewable) ☆
4. Tertiary Teaching and Learning Graduate Certification (CELTS / TEFL / IELTS) , RMIT University, Australia 2010 ☆

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


Kyle TH

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have taught English as a second language in Colombia, Thailand, and Japan. I have also taught Japanese as a second language in Thailand.

Interests: I enjoy cooking food and eating food, fitness and health. I also love watching anime and playing video games. However, most importantly, I am interested in YOU! I teach you and you teach me about you ^o^

Education: I obtained my Associates degree focusing on Theater in 2012.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Japanese (Native)


Christy Pai

Profession: ESL Instructor

Teaching Experience: I have taught every level of ESL at both Santa Barbara City College and Kaplan International and have tutored and taught IELTS prep,SAT prep,TOEFL and GRE prep, which is a great asset. I have lived abroad and taught in 7 different countries worldwide so this helps me to have an ability to truly understand the cultural difficulties faced by our students. Besides my 25 years teaching experience and 2 TESOL certificates. I have been a presenter at 3 CATESOL conferences. I have also been on a Professional Development panel for 3 years for UCSB.

Interests: I have varied interests. I love to paint watercolor. I love museums especially History or Art Museums. I love dancing and swimming. I was a flight attendant with Delta Air Lines so of course I got the travel bug running through my veins. I enjoy socializing and have friends from all over the world.

Education: I have a BA in Fine Arts from The University of the State of New York
I have a TESOL Certificate from UCSB
I have a TESL/TEFL from Oxford Seminars
I have a Teaching license from Hanayagi School of Dance

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Greek (Fluent), Japanese (Fluent), Spanish (Fluent), Chinese (Fluent), German (Fluent), French (Basic)


Michael SD

Profession: ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: 1 year teaching business English to employees of Honda and Nissan in Japan.
3+ years at Aroon Pradit school in Phetchaburi Thailand. Taught high school and 2nd grade English for 9 months. Taught all subjects as 5th grade homeroom teacher for 21/2 years.
2 years at Phang Nga College of Agriculture and Technology. Taught vocational English to cooking students preparing to take jobs in resorts in Thailand.
Also taught adult conversation classes in a variety of settings in Japan and Thailand.

Interests: Cooking, traveling, martial arts, foreign culture, history, languages, gardening

Education: Studied Japanese and Asian Philosophy at Mira Costa College and San Diego State University,

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


O Christie

Profession: Language coach

Teaching Experience: Adult learners - 20-65 years old
business english, conversational english, toeic test, english for travel

University students - studying in Canada ESL, conversation English, University prep, essay writing, TOEIC, TOEFL test prep

Highschool students - teaching for conversation, preparation for university entrance exams

Children 5-12 years old (face to face) fun, communicative lessons that focus on building confidence and curiosity in the learner

Interests: travel, cooking, dining out, hiking, nature, ecology, creativity, movies, reading, learning languages

Education: UBC, Vancouver Canada
International Relations and languages

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Japanese (Conversational), German (Conversational), French (Conversational), Spanish (Basic)


Jenni L

Profession: CELTA - Certified English Teacher (IELTS & ESL), University Professor, K-12 Teacher

Teaching Experience: I am a certified ESL/TESOL instructor and have been teaching professionally for 20+ years. I have experience with all ages/levels from child to adult, and have taught in Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Korea, China, Mexico, USA, and Canada. I am also a certified public school teacher, currently teaching middle school in Victoria, BC, Canada.

Interests: I'm interested in travel, culture, world news and events, music, theatre, yoga, martial arts, meditation and mindfulness study/practice, always interested in learning new things. Please share your passions and interests with me!

IELTS STUDENTS: Please use the IELTS tab to reserve your lesson. Thanks so much. I look forward to working with you!

Education: TESOL/TEFL Certified, Certified IELTS Instructor, Master's Degree - Educational Psychology, Bachelor of Education, Bachelor of Music

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Fluent), Japanese (Conversational), Spanish (Conversational)


Ria S.

Profession: ESL teacher

Teaching Experience: ***Teaching English since 1997.*** (Including teaching English in Japan for 12 years for JET, AEON, & many private English lessons.)

Interests: Languages, Travel, Food, Culture, Movies, & Television

Education: B.A. in Japanese language

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Japanese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)


Bill C

Profession: English Instructor

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching ESL for the past 7 years in Japan. I have taught English to children age 3 and up to adults in their 70's, as well as children in elementary and junior high schools. I have taught Business English at various international companies in Japan. I have also taught, and am currently teaching a university course.

Interests: Camping, hiking, video games, and reading books!

Education: BA in Japanese with minors in Anthropology and Entrepreneurship

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


Charles Lingo

Profession: Commercial Pilot / Former English Teacher

Teaching Experience: I've been teaching English for 3 years in the Elementary school field. Furthermore, I've also facilitated English conversation groups outside of work at public meeting areas with adults seeking help.

Interests: I love travelling, which is the main reason why I`m here, to meet you! I would love to hear your stories about anything. I`ve been many places and am always keen to listen to new people. I also love photography, sports and watching movies. Let`s share some interests!

Education: I studied at Murdoch University in Perth, Western Australia, from which I obtained a Bachelor of Psychology. I also studied a Master`s degree in Mathematics and am currently studying to be a pilot.

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