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)


Sarah Nash

Profession: ESL tutor/ Web Analysis

Teaching Experience: 2 years of Online English tutoring via Skype. 9 months Online Japanese beginner tutoring via Skype.

Interests: Cooking, Baking, Language studies, Art, Movies, Video Games, Books, Music, and Fashion.

Education: TEFL certified. IELTS coach Certified. Young Learners certified. Teenage learners certified.
McFatter Technical College High graduate.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), 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)


Blake Thomson

Profession: Environmental Consulting

Teaching Experience: McMaster University SpeakEasy Program - Conversation circles and meeting with individual students to improve all-around English skills.

Interests: Music, TV/Film, YouTube, Literature, World News/Politics, Languages, Travel

Education: McMaster University - Environmental Sciences (Honours B. Sc)

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Conversational), Italian (Conversational), Japanese (Conversational), Korean (Basic), Chinese (Basic), Vietnamese (Basic), Spanish (Basic), Portuguese (Basic), German (Basic), Turkish (Basic), Russian (Basic)


Yavonna JS

Profession: Self-employed

Teaching Experience: Applied Linguistics internship: teaching English to 4 Japanese women seeking U.S. naturalization. Duration: 1 year.

Kid's Explore Japan: taught Japanese language and culture to children in intercity Detroit. Duration: 2 years.

Interests: Food and cooking, family, crafting, writing, learning new languages, cultural exchange, beauty, cats

Education: University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
B.A. Linguistics, sub-concentration: Applied Linguistics (Second Language Teaching and Acquisition) with Academic Certificate

B.A. Asian Languages and Cultures, sub-concentration: Japanese language and Studies

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


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)


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 College Degree focusing on Theater in 2012.

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


Dill TH

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: I live in the United States. I've taught English overseas in Colombia and I loved it! I had the opportunity to help teach a variety of students including beginner, intermediate and advanced/business levels. Currently, I teach here on Cambly and also with another company online to younger Chinese students. I also teach adults on a Chinese App.

Interests: 日本語がだいじょうぶです!

I enjoy learning about different cultures, reading SCI FI books, learning Japanese, playing RPG video games, cute things, watching anime, western TV, dramas, exercising, hanging out with friends, playing board games and speaking with YOU! :D

Education: I obtained my College Degree back in 2014 focusing on English and Education Courses.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Japanese (Conversational), Spanish (Conversational), Chinese (Basic), Korean (Basic)


Jay Gill

Profession: English Tutor & Language Expert!

Teaching Experience: Over 20 years of tutoring children and adults in English, Mathematics, Science and Japanese. I love learning languages - I'm currently learning my sixth language!

Interests: Music, Movies, Outdoors, Cycling, Camping, Swimming, Current Events.

I have worked in technology and finance industries and love learning new things and teaching others.

Education: Bachelor of Arts

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