067 : Meet Julie – An ESL teacher with a passion for English!


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  1. Introduction
    • From Canada
    • Currently living in Dubai
    • Has been a freelance English teacher in Dubai for a year and a half
    • Copywriter
  2. Why did you become an English teacher and how long have you been an English teacher?
    • Graduated with a degree in “Human Resources”
    • She was just looking for things to do
    • Taught kids in China
    • Initially, it was just an excuse to travel
    • Realized that she was actually good at teaching
    • She decided to stay in Dubai for so long because she fell in love with Dubai
  3. Can you tell us about your first teaching experience?
    • She was a bit nervous
    • She was not prepared
    • The kids were 4-5 years old
  4. As a teacher, what have you noticed are the three best qualities of a good English student?
    • Have to be dedicated
    • Be realistic with their expectations
    • Have a positive attitude
    • Bonus: Be flexible
  5. Did you ever have a favorite student? Tell us about him/her
    • Clicks with certain students more than others
  6. What are the hardest things about teaching English?
    • Finding a topic that is applicable to the entire group (During conversation time)
  7. What do you enjoy most about teaching English?
    • It’s very fulfilling
    • She works with IELTS, Business, and Interview prep
    • Seeing their progress
  8. Do you speak another language? Tell us about it.
    • Studied French in school, but didn’t study hard
  9. Do you know any good English resources?
    • Articles and Podcasts
    • Book
      • “How to be brilliant”
    • Netflix
      • “How I met your mother”
  10. Advice for other 2nd language teachers, students, and teachers
    • Be patient and be persistent
    • Do a little bit every single day – “Consistency is key”

Instagram // @EnglishTeacher_Julie

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Cardin
Cardin
1 year ago

Thank you teacher i really appreciate your efforts to help us so that we improve our english skills

Christie
Christie
1 year ago

Pot cast 67…meet July.. Entertaing and funny interview, .. Another tifani’s abality.. I could teach you Spanish..

Christie
Christie
1 year ago

I really enjoyed it.. Once again thanks a lot..

Jim
Jim
1 year ago

I really enjoy watching and listening your amazing job Tiffani. Thx a lot of.

Nuru
Nuru
1 year ago

I realy want to talk you l hope you accepting me

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