Chris Farrell is Head of Training and Development at Centre of English Studies. He is a member of the Eaquals Board of Trustees and Chairs the EUK PD Advisory Group. Chris has collaborated with organizations such as NILE, OUP, Cengage, Trinity College London, and UCD. Chris has a particular interest in the field of Organisational Learning and Development.
Claire Ryan is the Director of Studies at Future Learning Language School in Dublin. As part of her role she is working on creating Project-based learning courses with a clear focus on technology enhanced learning. She has managed moving to online teaching and the safe return to school in the Covid crisis. Claire holds a MSc in Education and Training Management (elearning). She is keen on all things technological and is currently studying Climate Resilience for business. She has teaching experience in Spain, China, Russia and in Ireland.
Purva Srivastava is an ERASMUS Instructor at Atlantic Language. She has almost completed her DELTA and enjoys using knowledge gained to bring a new level of interaction among students to her General English Classes.She likes to ‘push’ her students in a way that goes against the traditional methodology of a communicative classroom but in a way that has been proven to respond to their needs in our current learning environment.
Rafal Sikora is the Senior Teacher at the EF International Language Campus in Cambridge, where he has worked for the past 4 years. He moved to the UK in 2016 from Poland where he had worked as an English and Form teacher in a secondary state school for 9 years. He is interested in how technology can be combined with TESOL to the greatest possible benefit for the students and believes in the advantages of blended learning in education.