Tracy Ann McGinley
Tracy McGinley is an English Degree Tutor at Bahrain Polytechnic.
She is a qualified English as a Foreign Language teacher with experience of teaching IELTS; Cambridge-based exams (FCE, CAE, CPE); EAP, General English courses and teacher training (CELTA).
|2005||CELTA – Teacher trainer, Belfast Metropolitan College, N. Ireland|
|2000-2001||M.A. TESOL, University of Ulster, N. Ireland|
|1998-1999||DELTA (Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults), Abu Dhabi Higher College of Technology, UAE|
|1996||CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults), Barnet College, UK|
|1991-1993||B.Sc. (Hons.) – 2.1 Applied Consumer Science, University of Northumberland, Newcastle-upon-Tyne|
|2014-2015||English Tutor / CELTA input tutor, British Council, Bahrain (BAPCO employees, Awali)|
|2004-2013||Course co-ordinator/English Language Teacher/trainer, Belfast Metropolitan College, N. Ireland|
|2001-2004||English Language Teacher, Queen’s University, N. Ireland|
|2002||English Instructor, Liaoning Elementary School, Shenyang, China (in conjunction with Queens’ University)|
|2001-2003||Course Director/English Language Teacher, University of Ulster, Coleraine & Jordanstown, N. Ireland|
|2002||English Instructor / MA TESOL Visiting Lecturer, Mora Ferenc School – Gyor, Hungary (in conjunction with University of Ulster)|
|1999-2000||English Supervisor / Instructor, Centre of Excellence for Research and Technology (CERT) Higher Colleges of Technology, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|1997-1999||English TeacherAbu Dhabi National Oil Company-(ADNOC) Training Institute (ATI), UAE|
Areas of Research Interest
Tracy is interested in teacher training; peer-observation; learner autonomy.