• Patrick Fitzgerald

  • Language Acquisition (English) Teacher, Language & Literature Teacher, and Psychology Teacher

  • Teaching since 2008


    2004 - Bachelor’s Degree (concentration in Psychology) from Williams College, Massachusetts

    Academic year 2002-2003 - Denmark International School

    2004 - TEFL certificate, Prague


    "Fear of embarrassment is a major barrier in learning and using a new language. I believe it is essential to create an atmosphere where mistakes are viewed as learning opportunities, and where students focus on their individual progress rather than feel a sense of competition with each other".

    "Research shows a strong correlation between dopamine and the formation of long-term memory. If students can laugh, have fun and enjoy lessons, they are far more likely to remember new words and other information".