Meet the Teachers – Michelle!

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Where did you grow up?

Sunshine Coast, Queensland

 

Which languages can you speak?

Japanese and English.

 

Which countries have you visited?

I haven’t been overseas yet!

 

What do you love the most about teaching?

Helping students reach their goals.

 

What is your top English learning tip?

Practice, practice, practice

 

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….

Make sure you visit all the National Parks in Byron and Lismore.

 

Which is your favourite restaurant/cafe in Byron Bay?

Traditional Thai.

 

What is your dream holiday destination?

Norway! I would love to see the Northern Lights.

 

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.

 

Meet the Teachers – Georgie!

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Where did you grow up?

 In Saudi Arabia, the Ukraine, and the U.K

 

Which languages can you speak?

 English (kind of) and Chinese (with pointing)

 

Which countries have you visited?

 So many!

 

What do you love the most about teaching?

 When students make me laugh

  

What is your top English learning tip?

 Be my student 🙂

 

Apart from a teacher, what else have you always wanted to be?

 A musician

 

Where will we find you at 11pm on a Saturday?

 In bed

 

What about 8 am on a Saturday?

 In bed

 

Tell us something not to miss out on in Byron Bay….

 One or two people surf around here I think….

 

Which is your favourite restaurant/cafe in Byron Bay?

 The Sustainable Bakery next to  the bus stop

 

What is your dream holiday destination?

 Australia!

 

Tell us something we didn’t know…

Wombats can be as fast as horses (for a short time)! Wombats are also just generally very cool, OK?

 

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.

 

Meet The Staff – Melinda McGrath

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Which languages can you speak?

Spanish

What is Byron Bay’s best kept secret?

Lake Ainsworth – a huge tea tree lake at Lennox Head.

Tell us something we didn’t know about you…

I have lived and worked in Spain, Peru and Colombia.

Where would we find you at 11pm on a Saturday?

At home watching a DVD with a glass of red wine

What about at 8 am on a Saturday?

You’ll find me in bed trying to sleep in.

What is your dream holiday destination?

Cuba

Which is the best restaurant/cafe in Byron Bay?

Orient Express

Tell us one of Byron Bay’s highlights…

The Farm

What is your English learning tip?

My English learning tip is don’t be afraid to speak. The more you practice the better and more confident you will become.