Joanna's Fun Facts
Joanna is a Lawyer from Melbourne, Australia. Joanna has been teaching English since 2010. She has taught students from all walks of life and at all levels of language acquisition (from orphaned children to professional public speakers). Her students come from a variety of countries including Japan,Korea, Mexico, Argentina, Africa and the Middle East. Joanna is currently teaching English to a number of professionals as well as editing written works such as books and scientific papers. In her spare time she likes to create, to take photos, to write, and to dance.
She is originally from Australia and currently resides in Mexico.
Her Current Time Zone is:(GMT -6:00) America/Mexico_City
She Can Teach The Following Age Groups:Children, Adolescents, College, Adults, Seniors
Joanna likes to keep her lessons interactive and fluid, allowing for as much conversation and discussion as possible. She includes current topics by looking at recent articles, and videos available on youtube. In the case of beginners she teaches situational role plays and context specific vocabulary. For more advanced students she encourages open discussion and debate on topics that interest the student.
Joanna is a patient and flexible teacher, and tailors every lesson to suit the needs and desires of the student. She is sensitive and empathetic as she is also learning a second language, Spanish.
Joanna corrects her students during lessons or at the end of each lesson and provides ongoing feedback. Where common mistakes are identified she will design future lessons in order to help the student improve in these areas. Her aim is to help her students to gain confidence and expand vocabulary whilst correcting any exisiting issues.
Joanna is an Australian Lawyer with an Arts degree (majoring in Psychology). Joanna is interested in behaviour and learning and likes to help people to achieve their goals.