Richard is from Scotland and studied Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh. After completing a TEFL course and gaining several years of teaching experience abroad, he set up TEFL Iberia to create a uniquely modern teacher training course in Barcelona.
He is responsible for the day to day running of the school, organising the courses and practice classes, as well as carrying out the morning input sessions. Most of his experience is from teaching business English but he also has considerable experience teaching adults and children in private academies. He favours a communicative approach in his lessons and believes in creating a fun, engaging learning atmosphere.
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