Amanda O

Profession: ESL Tutor, Researcher, Mentor

Teaching Experience: I have experience teaching English, Writing, and Science to university students and children in middle school.

Interests: Teaching, traveling, studying and interacting with various cultures, exercise, nutrition, nature, science, art, literature, music, hiking, martial arts, astrophysics, etc.

Education: I am an Alumnus of the University of Rhode Island. I have degrees in Psychology, Biology, and Anthropology.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)

Nas Cee

Profession: IELTS trainer, ex examiner at the British Council and VIP Corporate Teacher

Teaching Experience: As an experienced tutor and examiner, I tutor by RESERVATION ONLY. Please message me to arrange a schedule. As slots are in demand, I am taking advanced bookings (limited to one hour per day) for January and February 2017.

Interests: I am a well travelled SOUTH AFRICAN who has lived in many countries, including CHINA, ITALY and TURKEY.
I am an ardent football fan who supports both Chelsea and Barcelona.
I also enjoy F1 and consider Schumacher to be an icon, both as a sportsman and a human being.
I enjoy READING and WRITING and spend my leisure time doing one or the other. JK ROWLING and DAN BROWN are my favourite authors.
I am fascinated by ART, especially Italian painters such as Michelangelo and Da Vinci, and spend as much time as my schedule allows in Florence, Venice or Rome, touring museums, walking through piazzas, eating gelato and practicising my Italian skills while shopping.
Travelling is my hobby and I have visited many countries across many continents. If you would like travel tips about where to shop in Milan, which are the hotspots in Barcelona, whether St Moritz is better in the summer or winter or even which is the best beach in Rio, I am most definitely the person to ask. From Seoul to Singapore, Jeddah to Johannesburg, I have seen it all :) and would love to share my experiences with serious students who are committed to improving their language skills.

Education: BC Ielts Training (Istanbul, Turkey)
PTE training (Istanbul, Turkey)
Globel TEFL (Durban, South Africa)
Disney TYL (Beijing, China)
Telelangue Business English (France)
Wall Street English Assessor (Beijing and Shenzhen, China)
Wall Street English VIP teacher (Shenzhen, China)
UCT Modern Literature (Cape Town, South Africa)
UCT Creative Writing (Cape Town, South Africa)
Creative Writing Co-ordinator Writer's Write (Durban, South Africa)

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK), Afrikaans (Native), Italian (Basic), Zulu (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)

Jazz Roudan

Teaching Experience: I have taught English in a number of countries around the world mostly in an informal setting with my colleagues and business partners. I have some experience teaching formally, however this was all volunteer related work in impoverished areas such Nepal and India.

Interests: Wildlife conservation, forest conservation, endangered animals and plants, biology and medicine, health and fitness, sport, food, culture, customs, life in general and you.

Education: I am currently in the process of doing an open university degree and I completed my high school and A-levels with flying colours. I have a vast knowledge base of herbal medicine and of course conservation and wildlife. I am well versed in medicine and history as general topics.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)

Shaila O

Profession: English As A Second Language Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching English as a second language for over 10 years here in Mexico city, Mexico. I have taught business English and normal every day English. If you are studying for the TOEFL or IELTS test I can help. I know how to incorporate phrasal verbs and idioms into the conversation to get my students to learn how to speak English like a native speaker.

Interests: A wide variety of interests. As an experienced ESL teacher I know how to converse with most anyone.

Education: University de las Americas - Cholula, Puebla

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

Morgan Brewster

Profession: Academic English Teacher and Professional Corporate Trainer

Teaching Experience: 14 years

Interests: I am a very social person who decided to see the world. I have made my home in Indonesia and love learning and participating in new cultures, food, outdoors, travel, Entrepreneurship, Reading and about anything else you can think of.

Education: University of Alberta Canada
Bed (English Literature)

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)

Alaa-ud-deen Cox

Profession: Technical Solution Specialist; TEFL Instructor

Teaching Experience: Tutoring English one on one to foreign students and online tutoring. IELTS Exam Preparation.
I specialise in a one month, 54-hour intensive IELTS training as per the British Council curriculum. Speaking and Writing skills are focused on and students are expected to produce two writing samples for moderation per week. The course is structured to attain maximum results in a limited time. Sign up for 2 hours per day, 7 days a week.
[Places are limited (5 students per month). Reservations open for November 2016.]
With experience tutoring students from Arabia, China and Africa, I look forward to helping you achieve your IELTS goals. I am a professional who tailors lessons to address students’ weaknesses, thereby helping them to get their required scores in as short a time as possible. Since I am based in Singapore, I can also guarantee excellent Internet connections. Sign up for courses starting in November and December.

Interests: Reading, writing, psychology, fitness, adventuring outdoors, travelling

Education: Grade 12 - Matriculation Exemption
TEFL/TESOL Instructor
CCNP Engineer (Cisco Technologies)
IPC Application Specialist (Electronic Assemblies)

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK), Afrikaans (Native)

Rudi V

Profession: Teacher

Teaching Experience: 15 years. Ages 4 - Adults. Beginners to Advanced

Interests: Travel, guitars/music, Alternative medicine, sport, photography

Education: BA + CELTA + PhD Alternative medicine current

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Sharah Y

Profession: Reading Interventionist

Teaching Experience: I have taught English in the public schools, grades K-12, since the year 2000.

Interests: I enjoy reading, writing, singing, dancing, and meeting new people.

Education: I attended Grand Valley State University where I received a Bachelors Degree and my Teacher Certification in English. I also received a Masters Degree in Adult/Higher Education.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)

Duane B

Profession: Advertising Executive (retired)

Teaching Experience: I have 25 years of experience speaking with people who do not speak English as a first language.

Interests: Reading, writing, talking, teaching English.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Univerity of Missouri, USA

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)

Jenny D

Profession: Teacher, Translator

Teaching Experience: I have taught English online for 5 years at several online schools, mainly eikaiwa. I have a lot of experience with Asian students and Asian culture in general. I love this line of work and have been fairly successful until now if I may say so myself.

Interests: I am interested in current events, politics, movies and entertainment, environmental issues, technology, philosophy, literature, art and linguistics, religion and am always excited to learn new things. I especially love learning about different cultures and how they relate to and interact with each other.

Education: My first major is law. My second major is English language and translation. At the moment I'm attending Cambridge international school, IT department, which will, hopefully, be my third major.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Spanish (Fluent), French (Basic), German (Basic), Turkish (Basic), Portuguese (Conversational), Italian (Basic)

Alesa Esmond

Education: I have an MSc in International Public Policy from University College London

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Tanya G

Profession: Qualified English teacher and experienced IELTS trainer

Teaching Experience: I have taught English (including General English, Academic English, Business English, Legal English, IELTS and TOEFL) for 15 years. I have worked in many different countries all around the world … and I am a past examiner.

Interests: I am passionate about communicating with people. I love travelling, reading, listening to music, watching films, walking and exploring places, and learning about other cultures and traditions. I am interested in everything from art to science and technology.

Education: Masters in Education (ESOL) and a CELTA.

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

Fatima Johnson

Profession: Medical Receptionist

Teaching Experience: Tutoring and assisting people to speak,read and write English. I have also taught students to read Quran.

Interests: I love reading books on philosophy, psychology, to understand and communicate better with people, I write short stories on life and also express my thoughts in poetry,
I love swimming, outdoors, and spending time with family

Education: Senior Certificate in English (First language), Afrikaans ( Second Language) Biology, History, Maths, Geography
Copy Typist Course, and a Basic Arabic Course
Certificate in Real Estate NQF4 Level

Spoken Languages: English (Native)

Michael R

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: For the past 9 years I have conversed with a variety of ESL learners who have been my roommates, as I assisted them with improving their English speaking, grammar, and culture skills. Currently I have roommates from China and Japan, however I've had roommates from around the world.

Interests: I enjoy watching great movies, playing video games, meeting new people, and cycling or just spending time outdoors in beautiful Montreal.

Education: I have completed university-level courses in English, as well as possessing excellent communication and listening skills demonstrated in my professional experiences. I am also a native English speaker born in Ontario, and I possess superb English.
MIT – Intro to Computer Science and Programming Using Python
Most recently I completed an intensive online course through MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) in developing Python algorithms for problem-solving
Concordia University – Physics Units (Montreal)
Focused on Electricity & Magnetism, Mechanics, Calculus, & Computer Science

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)

Kari K.

Profession: Canadian English: Teacher, Tutor, Immigration-Settlement Services, Other ...

Teaching Experience: IELTS, English - Academic, business, career, 4 Seasons Immersion, culture and heritage, high school, immigration-settlement . ESL Home school-Homestay, ...

Interests: Arts, Science, Environment,Nature,History,Technology,Marketing

Education: Canadian Education: University, Tech-Trade College, CEGEP

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Basic)

Earl P

Profession: Geologist in International Oil Exploration

Teaching Experience: I tutored English Grammar to high school students in the inner city of Kansas City, Missouri.

Interests: I am a retired geologist, and I love the outdoors and traveling. My hobbies include kayaking and sailing, and I am an amateur sculptor and potter. I have traveled throughout the world, and I have lived in five different countries (USA, Canada, England, Paraguay, and Argentina). In addition, I have traveled extensively around the world through my work in petroleum exploration.

I enjoy very much meeting new people from around the world Cambly, and learning more about their cultures.

Education: I hold a B.S Degree in Geology from Stanford University, and did graduate studies in Applied Geomathematics at Stanford University.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Conversational), Spanish (Fluent)

Gio Dor

Profession: Tefl Teacher

Teaching Experience: Tefl Teacher at PLC Pattaya July 2014 to October 2015.
Online English Tutor on Nicetalk October 2015 to March 2016.
Online English Tutor on Cambly March 2016 to current.

Interests: Swimming, movies, diving.

Education: Tefl Certificate.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: Australia / New Zealand), Italian (Conversational)

Alejandra S

Teaching Experience: I have been tutoring online with Cambly for 1 year.

Interests: I love health and fitness, cooking, clean eating, reading, youtube, facebook and instagram. I collect vintage necklaces and adore vintage cars and victorian arquitecture. I enjoy all types of movies but my absolute favorites are period films set in England.
Aside from all the tech related fun I truly enjoy having long conversations with my friends and family, especially if there's food involved.

Education: I studied marketing at UAG

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Spanish (Native)

Handel Forde

Teaching Experience: I've been tutoring here at Cambly for over a year and I love it! I worked as a volunteer at a library Computer Lab, in Northern California, where I assisted first-time computer users during instructional lectures as well as on a one-to-one basis. I also helped library patrons who had issues with their Kindle and Nook tablets. Helping beginners is fun and quite an adrenaline rush!

Interests: Romance Languages, Ancient Rome, Computers, Jazz, 80's music, Grunge music, Classic Rock, College Football (American Football), the Bay Area, Public Transit Advocacy, Volunteering.

Education: I have a BA in History and Classical Civilizations from the University of California at Berkeley

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