Which part of France are you from?
I am from a small city in the North of France called Saint Amand les Eaux, close to Lille.
Did you always know that you wanted to be a French teacher?
It’s funny actually how teaching became my life purpose without me even noticing. My mom was a teacher, and I originally never wanted to become one, as I was seeing all the drawbacks of the job. But when I was 16, I became a French and Mathematics tutor for the younger kids of my neighborhood.
Then, when I was 20, I became a diving instructor as I was completely in love with scuba diving (and still am). I wanted to transmit my love for this amazing activity to the greatest number of people I could. And teaching was a great way to do so.
After that, when I arrived in Vancouver in 2016, I started my business of teaching French classes online and on-site. I could see there was a big love for the French culture on the West Coast, and it was quite inspiring to help lead and support that. Continue reading