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Application Status: Approved
Visa Status: Documents Ready

Teacher Details:


Name: Michael
Teacher ID: 6991
Nationality: American
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: Yes

Placement Preferences


Available Date: 19th August 2019
Travel Plans: I am travelling with a partner
Location Preferences: City, Town, Coastal

Education


Highest Qualification: BSc
Degree Subject: Music
University / Institution: University of Wisconsin-Superior
Grade:
Do you have a TEFL certificate: No
Details of TEFL certificate:
Were you educated in your native country?: Yes
Education comments:

Relevant courses include children’s literature, elementary music methods, multicultural eduaction, and human development. Some of theses included practice teaching, classroom observation, and lesson planning.

Work Experience

Position


Job title: Peace Corps Volunteer
Employer: Peace Corps
Date of employment: May 2017 – July 2019
Summary of role:

Teaching English as a second language to students ranging from elementary school to adults and teachers. Participating in local English clubs and events.

Supporting Information:

Why do you want to teach overseas?:

Teaching overseas provides a rich teaching and learning experience for both teachers and students. I love being able to share my culture as well as learning the cultures of those around me. It would be wonderful to learn how make make kimchi and gochujang. Having learned Mongolian traditional archery, I would also love to learn South Korea’s traditional archery.

Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?:

I am a suitable candidate for teaching overseas because I have two years of experience teaching abroad. It has taught me cultural agility and the importance of being a responsible world citizen. I also have a great desire to learn about cultures around the world which keeps me invested in my community and honor my contract.

Additional information:

I am flexible with location as long as I am able to live with my wife, Haley Lawson.

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applicant Photo

Application Status: Approved
Visa Status: Documents Ready

Teacher Details:


Name: Michael
Teacher ID: 6991
Nationality: American
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: Yes

Placement Preferences


Available Date: 19th August 2019
Travel Plans: I am travelling with a partner
Location Preferences: City, Town, Coastal

Education


Highest Qualification: BSc
Degree Subject: Music
University / Institution: University of Wisconsin-Superior
Grade:
Do you have a TEFL certificate: No
Details of TEFL certificate:
Were you educated in your native country?: Yes
Education comments:

Relevant courses include children’s literature, elementary music methods, multicultural eduaction, and human development. Some of theses included practice teaching, classroom observation, and lesson planning.

Work Experience

Position


Job title: Peace Corps Volunteer
Employer: Peace Corps
Date of employment: May 2017 – July 2019
Summary of role:

Teaching English as a second language to students ranging from elementary school to adults and teachers. Participating in local English clubs and events.

Supporting Information:

Why do you want to teach overseas?:

Teaching overseas provides a rich teaching and learning experience for both teachers and students. I love being able to share my culture as well as learning the cultures of those around me. It would be wonderful to learn how make make kimchi and gochujang. Having learned Mongolian traditional archery, I would also love to learn South Korea’s traditional archery.

Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?:

I am a suitable candidate for teaching overseas because I have two years of experience teaching abroad. It has taught me cultural agility and the importance of being a responsible world citizen. I also have a great desire to learn about cultures around the world which keeps me invested in my community and honor my contract.

Additional information:

I am flexible with location as long as I am able to live with my wife, Haley Lawson.