Hello! My name is Lauren and I am from the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago, IL. I have a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education and a Master’s in Educational Technology. This will be my first year working with Sol’s Summer Camp. I am excited about this opportunity and can’t wait to meet all the kids. I love working with children and being able to have a positive impact on their learning and growing. I look forward to all the fun we are going to have this summer. See you soon!
Greetings! I graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor’s degree in Education. I then got my Masters in Curriculum and Instruction through National Louis University. I am also a National Board Certified Teacher since November 2010. I’ve been a teacher for 19 years in Illinois. I’ve taught kindergarten up to fourth grade bilingual. My passion is to teach children through play, singing and dancing as well as making fun activities. It is crucial for children to be engaged in their learning at a young age especially if it’s their second language. My daughter Anelcy and I, can’t wait to meet all of our new little friends in July! See you soon!!
Hello, I´m Isela. I am from Ventura, California and have been living in Spain for the past 3 years working as an English Language Assistant in public schools. This is my first time in Seville, and will be my second year working for Sol´s Summer Camp. I am looking forward to meeting everyone and having a great summer!
Hey! I'm Courtney from North Carolina of the United States. I have been teaching English as a second language for over 7 years in Spain and in Korea. We learn through songs, games, and interactive activities. This year I will be returning for my fifth year at Sols summer camp, coming from Ceuta!
Hola! My name is Kevin and this will be my sixth summer working at Sol's Summer Camp. I'm currently a High School History teacher working just outside of Washington D.C. I enjoy teaching through music, dancing, sports and interactive games. I'm looking forward to meeting everyone in July!
Hi, I’m Mila and I’m returning to Sols Summer Camps for my second year teaching. I’m so excited to be coming back and looking forward to seeing you all soon! I’m 22 and have just finished my history degree from the University of St Andrews. I loved taking part in camp last year and can’t wait to come back to Seville.
Howdy, campers. My name is Samantha, and I grew up in Texas, but have been living in Seville ever since I finished university. I've been teaching English to students of all ages for over five years, and what I like the most about Sol's summer camp is watching my students relax and enjoy their summer days while speaking English. When I'm not teaching, I like to exercise and play sports, practice yoga, and travel around with my friends and my boyfriend. Can't wait to meet my Sol's 2019 campers!
Hi! I am very excited to be returning to Sevilla for my third year volunteering at Sol's Summer Camp!! I love camp!!! I can't wait to meet the new campers!!! I am from Chicago and work for a large school district where I am a social worker serving children and their families from ages 3 to 21! I am looking forward to meeting new campers as well as those returning to Sol's Summer Camp!!!
Hey guys! My name is Caity and I am from Florida. I currently live in Sevilla and this will be my second year working with Sol’s Summer Camp. I could not be more excited to be given this opportunity to teach and meet all that kids that come to the camp. I am very active and love all sorts of outdoor activities, anything that gets you moving and active. I have many great ideas to bring to the camp to get your child moving while learning English at the same time. I look forward to meeting everyone and can’t wait to create great memories this summer!
Hello, my name is Daniel and I am from San Francisco, California. I'm 36 years old and I have been living and teaching English in Seville for 6 years. I love learning and teaching and have taught all ages and levels. I love to travel, surf, hike, and play sports. This will be my fourth year at Sol's summer camp and I look forward to getting to know the new children and having fun while teaching English!
Hi, I´m Erin and I´m from Wisconsin in the United States, which is located in the mid-west between Canada and Chicago. I´ve been living and working as an English teacher in Sevilla for almost 10 years. I´ve taught all ages, but I really enjoy teaching young learners and teens. This will be my third year with Sols Summer Camp and I´m looking forward to meeting my campers and making new memories! In my free time, I enjoy watching tv programmes, going to the beach and rollerblading.
Hi! My name is Nell Sullivan. I have a B. A. in Elementary Education and a M. S. in Curriculum and Instruction. I have been a teacher in Chicago Public Schools for the past 14 years. I am a volleyball and cross country coach. I enjoy water sports and running. This will be my second year at Sol’s Summer Camp. I am so excited to spend the summer back in Seville working with the campers and counselors singing, dancing, and playing games while learning!
Hi! My name is Maggie Sullivan, and this will be my second summer volunteering with Sol’s summer camp. I have been teaching for nine years, and currently teach 5th grade in a suburb just outside of Chicago, with a large population of English Language Learners in my classroom. I love to travel and work with children and am looking forward to another fun summer with Sol’s.
Hi, I´m Kelly. I´m from Birmingham, England but I´ve been living in Seville since 2015. I teach English to students of all ages, from young learners to adults and I absolutely love it! Having had a great summer last year working with the kids at Sols, I´m excited to return this year. I love teaching young learners through songs, games and outdoor activities, where English can be used in a very natural way. In my free time I love travelling, cooking, camping, improving my Spanish and going to the gym. See you in July!
Hello! My name is Syrus and I am a student at The University of Maryland. I have been working with children in Summer Camps for the past 6 years as well as been an official mentor to younger children for multiple organizations and programs. Currently, I run after school science programs at elementary schools in Prince George's County with kids from ages 7-13. This will be my first summer at Sol's Summer Camp and I can't wait to meet everyone!
Hello, my name is Maryanne, I'm originally from Kentucky in the United States. I graduated university with a double degree in psychology with an emphasis in child/school as well as Spanish. My experience working with children is over 10 year with all different ages but I love working with the little ones! I have been teaching English in bilingual schools in Sevilla for 2 years, and I love being able to bring exciting activities and building relationships with students so that they enjoy learning English and are confident in themselves. Outside of work I love to dance, cook, travel, and spend times with friends and my pet rabbit.
Greetings! My name is Jessica, I live in Huntley Illinois (town close to Chicago). I graduated from the University of Puerto Rico in Rio Piedras, with a Bachelor’s degree in Education. I then got my Masters in Science in Education through Quincy University. This will be my 11th year in the teaching career. I have taught first grade up to fourth grade bilingual. My passion is to help children develop their capabilities through activities that can reach all types of learners. I believe it is important to understand students’ culture, so that educators can plan and deliver meaningful activities. My son David and I cannot wait to meet all of our new little friends in July! See you soon!!
Hello, my name is Lara, and I am Lebanese-American. I have a bachelor´s degree in Nutrition Sciences from LAU and I am currently pursuing a master’s degree in Entrepreneurship at the Universidad de Cádiz. Throughout the master´s program I have been developing a sustainability and circular economy school for children and young adults. I have been teaching languages on and off for 6 years and over the past three months, I have been teaching at a school for young entrepreneurs in Jerez de la Frontera. This is my first time teaching at Sol´s Summer Camp and I am super excited to meet you all!
Hello Parents/guardians, My name is Bruna and I am from a city called Recife in Brazil. I am very affectionate, friendly and very curious. I have studied english since I was a kid and I've been very passionate about it ever since. I am also graduated in photography so, I combine english with art every chance I get. I started teaching english while still in college and I lived in the US for two years as an Au pair. My host families have become a part of my life and we still talk regularly. Back in Brazil, now I work at a School in the bilingual program with Pre-schoolers and 3rd graders. I love everything about travelling and getting to know with different kids' pesonalities. I am very excited to be sharing a little bit from what I've learned with the kids and teachers during this summer camp. This will be my first time ever in Spain. I can't wait to meet you all, your friendly people and explore the city. I know we will have an incredible month and will create a lot of great memories together. Love, Miss Bruna.
Hi, my name is Aysu! I am of Australian and Turkish origin and have a B.A. in Performance studies, majoring in English Literature, a CELTA certificate and a Certificate IV in Contemporary music & Improvisation. I am a professional singer and have been a vocal coach for almost 10 years, as well as an English teacher, incorporating music into my teaching. I created my own English/Music program called ‘Sing Sing’ back in 2013, and have been teaching students of all ages. This will be my first time at Sol´s, looking forward to meeting you all!
Hello everyone! I'm Vashti, a recent resident of Seville, originally from Sydney, Australia. I've only lived here for a few months and this will be my first year with Sol's Summer Camp. So far in Seville, I have taught Business English classes to adults so far but am really looking forward to working with children again! In Australia, I was a high school teacher in the subject areas of art, design and cooking for 5 years. I enjoy cooking, reading, painting and trying to improve my Spanish!
Hello! I'm Laura Estrada. I'm a bilingual teacher, a Human Science graduate and collage artist. I'm originally from Colombia where attented an American school. I moved to Spain when I was 15 years old. After finishing high school I studied Human Science at Pablo de Olavide University and in the Royal Holloway, University of London. I currently work as an English teacher in a language school in Sevilla. I enjoy nature, art and learning new things every day!
Hi! I am Christine from the United States. I have been a teacher in the US for 15 years. This is my fifth summer volunteering at Sols Summer Camp and I am very excited to be returning this July. It is a great pleasure working at the camp with the children. I enjoy helping the children speak English through games and songs. Looking forward to July!
Hello, I'm from Birmingham England. I am an English language teacher living in Sevilla. Although I have been here for a short time I have fallen I love with the city and the people living here. Before moving to Spain, I worked as a Design Technology teacher at a secondary school in England. I love teaching fun and engaging lessons and seem to have a knack for developing strong relationships with the children I work with. This is my second year working at Sol Sumner camp and I am very excited to get stuck into some good educational fun.
Hola! My name is Elise and I am 25 years old. I am from Bristol, England and I have a university degree in modern foreign languages (French/Spanish). This summer will be my first summer working at Sols Summer Camp. I am very excited to have this opportunity as I am passionate about teaching foreign languages and I love working with kids! I have been living in Sevilla for almost 4 years and I have been working in schools' as a foreign language assistant and also as a private English tutor during this time. In my free time, I love to travel, learn foreign languages, do sports, and spend time with my friends. I am a very energetic and friendly person so I am looking forward to teaching English through the active and fun activities that we will be doing at camp. See you all very soon for a great summer!
Hi! My name is Rob, I grew up in LA but have Japanese and Brazilian background. I have been teaching English as a second language for over 10 years in Spain and in Japan. We learn through games, songs, role-plays and interactive activities. I´m looking forward to getting to know my campers and making great memories!
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My name is Vanessa and I am so excited to be spending my summer with all of you! I'm excited to teach English in a fun and inviting environment. I can't wait to connect with you all and share a bit of my culture as well as learn a bit of yours. I'm a third grade teacher who loves teaching and loves seeing students grow academically as well as gain confidence in all they do. See you all soon!!