Panda Sanda

Profession: I have 20 years of professional architectural drafting (both 2d & 3d) experience. I have been using a computer since 1988. I am retired.

Teaching Experience: I have been working online at Cambly for just over a year now. 17 months. I have previously taught AutoCAD (architectural drafting) & I have talked English online for several years with mainly Slavic Language speakers & anyone else who wanted to chat in English.

Interests: I have a TEFL certificate, 2020. I am also pursuing a Masters degree program for Teaching English at Arizona State University (where I got my Russian Language degree, 2013) Life in general, Languages mostly. I enjoy abstract digital painting using Photoshop. I do not discuss religion. find someone else for that.

Education: I recently received a TEFL certificate. I have a Bachelor of Arts, Russian Language from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona. 2013. I am currently enrolled in a Masters degree program of Teaching English at ASU.

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


Alice S

Profession: ESL teacher, freelance interior designer

Teaching Experience: I have over 4 years of experience in ESL teaching. I've taught individual and group classes and worked at an online teaching school for over a year.

Interests: I love interior and furniture design, fashion and contemporary art. I enjoy talking about people's psychology and behaviour, countries and cultures, urban planning, social issues, medicine, science, and occasionally pondering on philosophical questions. I also like discussing the paranormal (even though I'm a skeptic, I find it cool) and learning fun facts.

I was raised bilingual so my childhood was a fun mix of cultures and experiences. I'm currently located in Russia.

Education: Bachelor's Degree in English
Additional training with Hugh Dellar - Teaching Lexically
Currently studying Art & Design

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


Daniel Carter

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have teaching and managerial experience in a variety of educational institutions and multinational companies, embracing many different cultures including Russia, Europe, Brazil, Kuwait, Iraq and Syria.

Interests: Sport, reading and travel.

Education: University of Otago BA Literature

TESOL

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Portuguese (Conversational), Russian (Conversational)


Tim O

Profession: Self-Employed

Teaching Experience: I have 4 years of experience teaching English as a private tutor and I have over 180 hours of professional classroom experience both locally and in NYC. I'm TESOL Certified by the SIT Graduate Institute through the Rennert New York TESOL Center, which required over 160 hours of training in current teaching practices.

Interests: Health
Go (strategy board game)
Reading
Learning
Teaching
Language
Success

Education: Tufts University, Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering 2015
SIT Graduate Institute, SIT TESOL Certificate Course 2018

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


Anna Berestova

Profession: Science Teacher, Scuba Diving Instructor

Teaching Experience: I taught in Hanoi, Vietnam:
- Primary school science at Language and Science Academy
- Grade 1 and 2 English at a public school
- Grade 2, 3, 4 at a small language centre
- 1-on-1 private tutoring

Previous experience:
- English Summer Camp in China
- Basketball coaching in the UK

Interests: I like to go scuba diving and my main interests are coral reefs and sharks. I also enjoy skiing, snowboarding and hiking in the mountains. I am very interested in travelling and learning about other cultures. In my free time I also like to play basketball, read and watch movies.

I have lived in 6 different countries: Russia, UK, Netherlands, France, Vietnam and Thailand. Talk to me about them!

Education: I have a masters in Environmental Change and International Development from the University of Sheffield and a bachelor in Politics and International Relations also from the University of Sheffield in the UK.

I have a very high interest and deep knowledge of the environment, international politic and sustainability.

Other education:
TEFL Certificate
Assistant Basketball Coach Qualification
Professional Scuba Divemaster
Conservation Diver

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), Dutch (Fluent), Spanish (Fluent)


Michael

Profession: Software engineer

Teaching Experience: I have around 5 years of teaching experience, of which i have taught in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Thailand. I have taught students from all levels and ages and I have assisted many students with IELTs preparation.

Interests: Having previously been an engineer, I am interested in anything related to science and technology.

Education: Masters' degree in electrical and electronic engineering

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


Maria

Profession: Nanny

Teaching Experience: I have one year's experience teaching English as an English teacher, camp counselor, and native speaker to Russian students (both children and adults) in Siberia. I participated in Penn State's Conversation Partners Program, speaking English with students of other languages. I mentored North Korean refugee children in South Korea, organizing games and activities. I worked as a full-time and part-time nanny for toddlers - managing, caring for them, and teaching early childhood literacy.

Interests: I have a passion for travelling, learning new languages and cultures, and meeting new people! I love cooking, painting, fitness, hiking in the mountains, and taking care of my pet reptiles and fish!

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Russian, Bachelor of Arts in International Politics, and minor in Korean from the Pennsylvania State University; Certificate in Russian as a Foreign Language from Altai State Technical University; TESOL Certificate from International Open Academy.

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


Andy Peters

Profession: Sales and Sales training

Teaching Experience: Sales training for 5 years, teaching and making presentations for groups,

Interests: I love travelling, meeting new people and finding out about new cultures. I enjoy playing guitar and music. I have two cats and love animals. Looking forward to speaking with you. Sales and marketing. Arts and crafts.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Fine art: Print and Time-based Media
TEFL Certificate

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Lithuanian (Fluent), Russian (Conversational), Polish (Basic), Spanish (Basic)


Doonya a.k.a Dawn

Profession: My work experience includes working in the medical field, clerical work and over 20 years of volunteer work.

Teaching Experience: I LOVE languages but some of them are very difficult to learn. I can help you push through your frustration. I am currently helping a teenager in Ecuador and a middle-aged woman from Uzbekistan learn English. I am conversant in Russian and have had students from Russia and Moldova.
I have been a volunteer in the immigrant community for over 12 years.

Interests: I am an aspiring polyglot who loves to travel. Some of the countries I have had the pleasure of visiting are - Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Germany, Greece and Kazakhstan.
My dream is to walk around the world. Yes, WALK! Lol
If your dream is to speak fluent English or to score 80 on your TOEFL - CALL ME!!

Education: If life experience were a degree, many of us would have a Master's. I have learned from great instructors. I am (humbly) confident I can teach you to speak English with confidence.
I will receive my teaching certificate in June.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Spanish (Basic)


Abu

Profession: Skyeng

Teaching Experience: Over 4 years of teaching experience in different countries.

Interests: Passionate about sports, especially football and judo. Also interested in history, geography, music, movies, books.

Education: Bachelor of Law at Westminster University.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), Uzbek (Conversational)