What's it like to move to another country where people speak another language? By listening to Camila tell her story of coming from Brazil to work as an au pair and discovering our English as a Second Language program, you get a glimpse of that experience. Her tales of learning English and making friends with fellow students, along with her appreciation of her tutor, are inspiring.
What compels a person to become an ESL tutor? A former teacher and school librarian, Linda has been an ESL tutor for the past 3 years, having been named 2016's Ridgewood Tutor of the Year. She talks about the joy she gets from tutoring, and how gratifying it is to see students like Camila advance her English in such a short period of time.