Certified EFL Instructor at Bridge in Santiago de Chile
Vesela Koeva is a certified EFL instructor at BridgeEnglish Chile. For the past year, she focused on teaching Business English to corporate professionals and executives in South America. She is passionate about innovative methods in education and language teaching. While pursuing her M.A. in Translation and editing in Bulgaria, she won an Erasmus scholarship which allowed her to study for one semester at Charles University in Prague. There she developed an interest in multilingualism and language management.
Her teaching journey started in Alicante, Spain where thanks to another scholarship, she spent 10 months teaching English to children from 2 to 12 years old. Vesela’s teaching journey brought her to Chile in 2019. She came as an English teaching volunteer for The English Opens Doors Program (Programa Inglés Abre Puertas), an initiative supported by the Chilean Ministry of Education that brings native and near-native English speakers to work as teaching assistants at public schools. Vesela spent 4 months teaching in Puerto Montt, a city in the south of Chile.
* Schedule: Vesela will be presenting in a breakout session titled “What do Business English students expect from their teacher and class?” on Friday, March 5th 10:00-11:00 am MST.