Raised and educated in New Zealand, I have graduated from Yonsei University in South Korea, Seoul. Majoring in Mass Communication and Media, I have work experience in PR/Marketing for various education institutes. Bilingual and multicultural, I enjoy working with people from all around the world.
Mariana has a Bachelor of Marketing and has been working focused on Digital Performance for over 5 years. She plans and manages Online campaigns by using
Social Media, Remarketing tools and Cross-selling strategies. She is passionate about Marketing and brings to the team a special support driven to Southern
Since 2005 I have taught English Language, English Literature and drama to secondary school students and adults internationally. I have lived in several cities in China, first in Lanzhou, then Beijing, followed by Fuzhou and later, Guangzhou. Before going to Lagos, in Nigeria, I joined the teaching staff at Lincoln University, New Zealand, to teach IELTS and English for Academic Purposes. I have experience in English Language curriculum development as well as training teachers for IELTS and professional development. I am familiar with the British Cambridge Curriculum, IELTS and British IGCSE Curriculum.
Years of working with IELTS candidates from around the world have brought me to this conclusion that what assure a candidate of success in IELTS are test experience and engagement. Unlike test knowledge, these are the only capabilities that accompany a candidate under test conditions. Thank you for taking the time to read this introductory message, and I wish you all the best in your endeavours.
I studied linguistics and trained as a secondary school teacher through the University of Auckland. Most of my 25 years of teaching experience has been teaching English as a second language both overseas and in New Zealand. During this time I have held a number of educational management roles including as Head of Department and Principal.
I have 16+ years of experience with a focus on dynamic and results-oriented committed to inculcating a passion for learning & creating multicultural awareness through teaching the fundamentals of the English language. Experienced in teaching IELTS, PTE, NZCEL, and General English lessons. I am a quick learner who can absorb new ideas and can communicate clearly and effectively with people from all social and professional backgrounds.
I was born in the United States of America and earned my BA in journalism from The Ohio State University. I graduated with a Master’s in Journalism from Syracuse University in Syracuse, New York, I have found my experience in learning a second language gives me empathy with my students. I joined KIBT as a teacher in 2018 after 30 years as a journalist. I taught journalism at Syracuse. I love teaching and I am passionate about helping my students learn.
We value every individual for the contribution they make to the life of the institute and offer every effort to assist them in reaching their educational goals. We take great pride in the achievement of our students and constantly strive to improve our services so that each person can achieve their potential.
I have studied and lived for the last five years in different parts of the world. I understand and appreciate the challenges of being an International Student. I have developed an empathy towards the new international students and love to be a part of their experience in this new country, hoping to make this experience a comfortable and memorable one.
My name is Davin Stoddard. I was born and raised in Auckland City and have a BA in English and Sociology from the University of Auckland and I also have a TESOL certificate. I have spent the last 4 years teaching English. I began teaching English in South Korea after having spent many years as a working musician touring the world. I have taught English at both beginner and intermediate level to a variety of ages and cultures.