Tara Armitage

Profession: University teacher of IELTS and TOEFL

Teaching Experience: I have been an English teacher for 17 years, Teaching all levels and ages from Beginner to Advanced, Kids to Adult. I spent two years working as an IELTS examiner at A test centre in Perth, Western Australia. I have also taught business English to some of the Major, well known Co-operations. I am currently teaching in a University English Faculty specializing in IELTS and TOEFL IBT certification.

Interests: I love reading, I'm never without my Kindle digital book, but my main passion is travel.

Education: I graduated from Cardiff University Wales in the UK with an MA in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching and also have further teaching certificates in CELTA and TEFL

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


Kenny X

Profession: IELTS Coach and Business Trainer

Teaching Experience: For Pro Sessions with me (IELTS, TOEFL, Business English, etc.), please be sure that you are making your reservations here:

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For the past 25 years, I've trained corporate executives and business owners in just about every aspect of business communication: public speaking, effective written communication, team leadership and motivation and much, much more.

Interests: I've lived in 17 different cities. I studied at one of the top universities in the world. I have a 30-year professional background that includes some of the coolest jobs you can imagine. (You might be surprised to hear what my favorite job was and why I loved it so much!) I have also founded two successful businesses of my own.

I love to meet people from different countries and different cultures. I'm currently in Fortaleza, Brazil, having an adventure of a lifetime. Just like you, I'm learning a new language: Brazilian Portuguese!

Education: I have a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from the University of California, Berkeley, and I'm TEFL-certified. I'm also professionally trained as a public speaker and media spokesperson. My most valuable education, however, came from 30-years in the business world: as a journalist, executive trainer and successful entrepreneur.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Portuguese (Basic)


Mary G

Profession: English teacher for university students and students learning to speak English

Teaching Experience: I have taught school for more than twenty years both in Alaska, USA and in Ontario, Canada. I have also had my own tutoring business. I tutored children and adults in English. I taught students to read, write and speak English. I have helped many foreign students with their English. I have also helped students prepare for job interviews and write essays. I know how hard it is to learn a foreign language so I admire my students for doing this. I love teaching!

Interests: I love to be outdoors, hiking, biking, swimming or sailing. I live near a lake in Canada so I get to go sailing a lot. I am also interested in psychology, history, geography and other cultures. I love talking to people and I love teaching. In fact, I love working for Cambly and talking to students from all over the world. For me, tutoring on Cambly is fun and very interesting.

Education: I have a B.A. in English from University of Alaska, USA. I also have my Ontario, Canada teaching certificate and I am registered with the College of Teachers in Ontario, Canada. I am a Reading Specialist and a Speech Specialist. I have taken many post-graduate courses in education, reading and speech.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Michael Shine

Profession: ESL teacher

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching ESL in universities, institutes, and international companies for the last 20 years. I also have online teaching experience, having taught European and Asian students in this way since 2010. I can teach all kinds of English: general, exam preparation, and business.

Interests: I enjoy playing sport, watching movies, and listening to music.

Education: I have a BA degree in Education from the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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


Stephanie HI

Profession: Retired Classroom Teacher / Athletic Coach / Special Needs Advocate / Certified Professional Life Coach / Tutor for Cambly!

Teaching Experience: 25+ years of Teaching and Athletic Coaching.

I have taught all age groups from Pre-K gifted programs, elementary school, High School English, History, Art & Job Skills as well as Technical School Anatomy/Physiology, Microbiology & Phlebotomy.

I also spent over 25 years as a Coach at both the Club level and High School Varsity teams in Gymnastics, Tennis, and Soccer.

In the past 10 years, I have spent time doing motivational speaking, workshops, ​and life coaching individual clients.

IELT​S EXAM PREPARATION is a true joy for me!! It is important that IELTS students try to set aside 5 days a week with a 30-minute​ time frame for each session to get maximum results.

Interests: Sports of any kind! Nutrition and working on a clean eating lifestyle, as much as I can because I absolutely love cultural foods!
I have such a broad base of interests, I don't believe I have too many things that I dislike!
I am an antique lover, which I think comes from me being a history fanatic. I like to look through YouTube videos for the latest comedic or inspirational clips along with Pinterest for ideas for the next DIY project. I love the outdoors and exploring, animal lover and advocate, and an avid reader when I need a quiet moment. Movies of any kind, but have been watching ones with historical settings lately. Conversation with anyone about almost​ anything!

Education: Linfield College w/ a BA Education & Sociology as a double major

Antioch University w/ a M.Ed in Special Education.

Numerous University classes in Art and Art Education.

American College of Professional Education for a program in Certified Medical Assistant and Phlebotomy - later to become an instructor for the school.

I have also obtained a Professional Life Coaching Certification.

Numerous college courses over the years geared towards teaching diverse cultures and ethnicities along with ethics and student learning styles.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Fidius P

Profession: Artist, ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: I taught for 8 years in Canada. In the beginning I was a teacher of science and drama. As time went on my science responsibilities decreased and the Drama increased. I eventually became a full time Theater teacher.
I have also taught Mime for 40 years and English as a second language, in Mexico, for 8 years both formally in private schools and informally privately.

Interests: I have very diverse interests; movies, books, spiritual growth, cooking and improving the quality of life on planet earth.

Education: B.Ed from The University of Alberta, Canada

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


David Baker

Profession: TESOL/ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching TESOL and ESL for the past 10 years

Interests: I love Baseball, Hapkido, audio books and dogs

Education: University of South Carolina

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Kari UCan

Profession: Canadian English: University,College, Immigration/Settlement, Cultural, Tourism, ...

Teaching Experience: IELTS. Canadian Immigration / Settlement . Business/Career (Interview,Resume,Cover Letter). EAP (University,College,K-12). Cultural Immersion. Travel/Tourism .

Interests: Writing, Visual/Audio Arts & Media, DIY, Culture & Heritage, Science & Technology, Nature & Science. Earth & Environment . History . International Business. Time & History, ...

Education: Canadian University, International College/CEGEP, Technical/Trade College

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


Alma B

Profession: English language professor

Teaching Experience: I am an English language professor. I've been teaching English for over 10 years. I worked for an NGO here in my country for 5 years, teaching English to children, businessmen and unemployed women. Teaching English is my passion and after working in this organization. I continued giving private English lessons up until today.

Interests: I enjoy reading books, I'm in love with summer and swimming and scuba diving. Everything related to summer sports is my passion. I love sports in general, so I've played handball for over 6 years. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and engaging in endless conversations with the people I love. I'm trying to travel as much as I can and I love getting to know different countries and cultures.

Education: I graduated from Grammar School here in my country and after that I studied English Language and literature. I've completed various courses here in my country related to English language and IT. It was a great opportunity for me to perfect my knowledge and start teaching the things I love as soon as possible.

Spoken Languages: Bosnian (Native), English (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational), German (Basic)


Andy Educate

Profession: Certified TESOL Licensed Teacher & IELTS Preparation / Video Marketer / Businessman

Teaching Experience: I am originally from Toronto, Canada

I've been teaching English for more than 14 years. I have also been teaching students online via Skype for many years. Many students have referred to me as "Andy Educate"

I was a teacher in Shanghai, China for 11 years. I taught Business English, IELTS Preparation, General English and Communication Skills.

I taught at Shanghai Jiao Tong University & Tongji University in China. Professional Corporate trainer & consultant to many companies. I have also tutored children ages 5 to 16.

My family and I currently reside Asia.

I am patient and I understand the difficulty learning a second language. I will help you with each step of the learning process and you will feel comfortable talking with me.

I will motivate and encourage you to do your best and achieve your goals.

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Currently, 1,200 teaching hours on Cambly
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Professional Training On Cambly

I will help you with...

* IELTS / CELPIP / TOEFL Preparation
* Business English
* Interview Preparation
* General English Practice
* How To Develop Vocabulary
* Writing Skills
* Motivate You To Succeed
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Remember....
DON'T BE SHY, JUST TRY!

Let's talk on Cambly!

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STUDENT TIP:
Build more vocabulary, speak as much as you can and less grammar. If you practice new words each day, over the next several months you will improve your understanding and speaking ability. WATCH MY VIDEOS FOR MORE TIPS!

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Interests: ping-pong, movies, tennis, games online, making money on the internet!

Education: Kent University in the UK. BA in Media & Masters degree in Business Management

Spoken Languages: English (Native)