I am an British Trained English teacher with extensive experience supporting EAL pupils in the mainstream classroom. I have taught IB DP and MYP English A&B, iGCSE English Language and Literature along with ESL, I am also an EAL specialist and have experience teaching IELTS, Cambridge Examinations and provision for students to access the mainstream classroom, ranging from beginners through to advanced. I have also been an IB Diploma Coorindator, and a member of the senior leadership team. Most recently I was a course trainer for Middle Leaders in schools. I can also support students at KS2 with their literacy development.
I have presented and talked at many national and international conferences for Harper Collins Publishers. Some recent topics have included "EAL in the Mainstream" and "Using Non-Fiction CLIL texts to support the development of language". Finally, I have written my own chapter on Teaching Teenagers one-to-one as well as co-editing a book titled Teaching Children English from Research to Pracitce.