Native English Speaker
Born in Santa Rosa, California (USA)
Danelle was born in California but raised in the beautiful state of Oregon. There she learned to love and respect the outdoors. She enjoys camping, hiking, and rafting. Danelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Communication from Southern Oregon University. She spent the next ten years working in human services; she has trained 1000s of nurses, teachers, and social workers in best practices for providing support to people who experience developmental disabilities. It was through training professionals that Danelle discovered her love for teaching; connecting with people and seeing them grow brought her much joy.
After spending some time traveling in Europe, Danelle wanted to find a way to connect her love of teaching with her love of traveling. Teaching English abroad became the perfect solution. Danelle is an engaging teacher. She is fun and encouraging. Her passion lies in discovering what is unique and brilliant about each individual student and using this to understand how to meet their learning needs. Her teaching style includes helping to empower people by finding a balance between their strengths and challenges. This provides students with opportunities to build skills in areas where they struggle but to also be encouraged by the areas where they are gifted.
Danelle is happy to meet her students in an environment where they feel most comfortable and encourages them to bring the items that make them feel safe, secure, and ready to learn. She will work hard to develop lesson plans that meet each student’s individual needs and language goals. She is ready to work with you today to help you achieve your dreams of learning English!
Specialized Areas of Teaching:
Teaching adults, people who experience learning disabilities, and professionals.
All Ages and Levels
Private (One-on-One) and Group Lessons
CV / Resume Translation
English for the purpose of traveling
Conversational Chat Hour
Pen-pal Networking Program
Slang and Informal Dialogs: SMS, Emails & Social Media