Byron Bay – Meet the Staff – This week Pre-Intermediate 3 Teacher, Michelle

“Kind and gentle” is how all of Michelle’s students describe her on their feedback forms! She is also a great teacher with a vast knowledge of linguistics and the English language. We are very lucky to have her here at Lexis Byron Bay and she is currently applying all her knowledge to teach one of our online Pre-Intermediate classes. Find out more about her below:

 

WHERE DID YOU GROW UP?

Sunshine Coast, Queensland

 

WHICH LANGUAGES CAN YOU SPEAK?

Japanese and English.

 

WHY DID YOU BECOME A TEACHER?

I became a teacher because it’s something I’ve wanted to be ever since I was 7 yrs old!

 

WHAT DO YOU LOVE THE MOST ABOUT TEACHING?

Helping students reach their goals.

 

WHAT IS YOUR ENGLISH LEARNING TIP?

Make international friends and practise, practise, practise English every day.

 

WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE THING TO DO?

Camping at the beach in the summer.

 

WHAT IS YOUR DREAM HOLIDAY DESTINATION?

The Caribbean or Norway! I would love to see the Northern Lights.

 

APART FROM A TEACHER, WHAT ELSE HAVE YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO BE?

Speech pathologist.

 

WHERE WILL WE FIND YOU AT 11PM ON A SATURDAY?

In bed, fast asleep

 

WHAT ABOUT 8 AM ON A SATURDAY?

Mountain bike riding at Nightcap National Park

 

TELL US SOMETHING NOT TO MISS OUT ON IN BYRON BAY….

Watching the sunrise at the lighthouse. And make sure you visit all the National Parks in Byron and Lismore too.

 

TELL US SOMETHING WE DIDN’T KNOW…

I have a pet duck called Alfie.

 

 

Learn English in Byron Bay. Lexis English students study General English, IELTS, FCE, CAE, and English plus Surfing and Yoga in a friendly and professional school right in the heart of Byron Bay and only 15 minutes from the beach.