Tina has been teaching at Bell for over 15 years. Passionate about Second Language Acquisition (SLA), she pursued a professional career in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) sector.
CELTA and DELTA qualified, Tina also dedicated her postgraduate degree to the study of English. Her dedication to continued professional development has given Tina the agility to effectively teach and respond to students across all language levels. She also supports students to develop their exam skills and techniques to achieve their desired outcome in popular English exams, like IELTS and Cambridge English exams (with a particular love to prepare students for the FCE Cambridge First exam, as it is a lot of fun and offers a large range of skills).
In her spare time, Tina likes to get around by bicycle which is her ultimate freedom. She loves all the green spaces in Cambridge and the nature reserves around it, In the summer, she enjoys hiring a punt for the day with friends and punt all the way to Grantchester meadows to have a picnic – really embracing the fact that Cambridge is a very young and international town.