Since training as a teacher of English, English Literature and Language Arts in Melbourne, Australia, I have taught English to students ranging in age from 3 to eighty, on three continents of the world.
....guiding my students in their learning to becoming responsible, proactive learners and to motivate them to doing their best and fully exploring their individual strengths and abilities.
...writers who throughout time manage to transport readers to wonderful worlds and other times and places: Tolstoy, Shakespeare, Goethe, Cervantes, Chaucer, Joyce, Manzoni, Eco; the list goes on.
Education of the Future
...will need to incorporate an increased focus on students' interests and passions and apply them in individually tailored curricula. This approach, combined with developed autonomy skills will aid in the preparation of students to become active, useful, content members of society.