Cavnar, Tim

Upon completing my English degree at the University of Michigan, I moved to China, where I studied, lived, taught, and explored for three years. Emerging from this experience with a passion for language teaching and learning, I …

Descourtis, Sandra

Originally from Paris, France,  I completed a Master’s degree at the University of Grenoble in 2015 in Teaching French as a Foreign Language where I developed my interest in bilingual education by writing my thesis …

Ghaedi, Hadis

I hold a B.A. in English Language and Literature and an M.A. in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) from Shiraz University. I am now a proud Ph.D. student in the Second Language Acquisition …

Goble, Ryan

I’m originally from Southern California, so I’ve been enjoying the variety of seasons here in the Midwest (yes, even Winter isn’t that bad)! The excellent food and coffee shops are part of Madison’s charm as well! …

Gray, Jennifer

Jennifer teaches all levels of French.  Her research interests are second language acquisition, post-secondary pedagogy, L2 teacher development, literacy-based L2 instruction, technology in the L2 classroom and study abroad experiences.  She holds a Master’s degree in …

Madden, Paul

I was born and raised in the New York area; I studied sociology and Spanish as undergraduate at Ohio State University, and afterwards, inspired by Freire’s theories, I was an ESL teacher in Latin America. …

Rivera, José Luis Garrido

I’ve always been in love with languages and different cultures. For this reason, I studied a four-year degree in Translation and Interpreting (French and English) at University of Pablo de Olavide (Seville, Spain) and spent …

Stillar, Scott

While my hometown is Reno, NV, I have spent the last 12 years living in Japan.  I received both my B.A. (Linguistics and Japanese) and my M.A. (TESOL) from the University of Nevada. For the …