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Nives Torresi
Works at STAZI CLAUDIO Servizi
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Harman Singh is the CEO of WizIQ,a SaaS-based online education platform with 300,000 active educators and 3.7 million registered learners. Recognized for his expertise in conceptualizing, planning and developing specialized solutions for the online learning industry, Singh ...
Education is being flipped on its head by technology. Teachers see the promise -- and the pitfalls.
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Use EDpuzzle to add video notes, crop a video, and create questions to make the flipped homework side more interactive.
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More than a million Google Cardboard headsets are now in the hands of users, said Clay Bavor, Google's VP of product management, in a presentation yesterday at the Google I/O conference. “We started with a piece of cardboard, some Velcro, add some lenses and a rubber band and amazingly enough, ...
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If you can't do it, I will gladly install Moodle for you.
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The Six Thinking Hats – Teaching How to Think.   According to de Bono, the brain is wired to think in a predictable pattern based on our experiences and preconceptions. The Thinking Hats tool challenges the brain to think outside of these patterns and…
The Six Thinking Hats – Teaching How to Think.   According to de Bono, the brain is wired to think in a predictable pattern based on our experiences and preconceptions. The Thinking Hats tool ...
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The 4th annual MoodleMoot Virtual Conference (MMVC15) for 2015 is a free annual online event that will take place from August 7-9, 2015 on MMVC15 WizIQ Webathon and on MoodleMoot Moodle learning environments: https://youtu.be/IbVAEeMxSqs

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NEW YORK -- Gmail just went all Snapchat on us. Dmail, a new Google Chrome plugin, gives you complete control over how long your recipient can view your email. This can prove a great asset for more...
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On Sunday July 26 Learning2gether will be hosted by Ljubica Damevska and Sabrina Wilson. The topic is Tandem MOOC which Ljubica is researching as a grad student. The event takes place at 1400 UTC in Bb Collaborate / 
Elluminate http://webheads.learningtimesevents.org/.  As always there is more information here: http://tinyurl.com/learning2gether
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Periscope, new technology.
Almost two weeks ago I was talking with Todd Nesloney on Voxer and mentioned that I would love to see his new school sometime. While traditionally that would mean a trip from Illinois to Texas (which still isn’t out of the question), a new tool has emerged that has enabled video broadcasting to anyone interested [&hellip
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Manager of Language Programs
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Advising businesses on staff training in the English language for work and social needs, preparing business course outlines, structuring and personalising courses to student needs from Analysis.
Employment
  • STAZI CLAUDIO Servizi
    Director of Language Services, 2000 - present
    Director of Language Services STAZI CLAUDIO Servizi 2000 – Present (13 years)Fabriano, Ancona, Italy Job involves preparation of Language courses for Business people in small to large companies. Translation of a wide variety of texts including historical books, websites, brochures, technical manuals etc. Teaching of English as a second language in schools and creating cultural language learning projects to be used in local high schools.
  • PEGASUS Business Training
    Manager of Language Programs, 2012 - present
    Manager of Language Programs PEGASUS Business Training August 2012 – Present (11 months)Fabriano Advising businesses on staff training in the English language for work and social needs, preparing business course outlines, structuring and personalising courses to student needs from Analysis.
  • Liceo Classico Statale 'STELLUTI'
    Theatre prepration in English, 2006 - 2013
    Theatre prepration in English Liceo Classico Statale 'STELLUTI' May 2006 – January 2013 (6 years 9 months)Fabriano, Ancona, Italia Native English Speaker for special school project of 1 week intensive speaking of English for students in the 1st or 2nd year leading to end of week Theatrical presentation. A project which repeats annually for 1 whole week of school lessons.
  • Easy Speaking di Amanda Pasquarelli
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 2009 - 2012
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language Easy Speaking di Amanda Pasquarelli September 2009 – June 2012 (2 years 10 months)Fontanaldo, Ancona, Italia Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (Various large companies based in Fabriano) teaching : Advanced Business English courses, including professional speaking and presentation for meetings etc, mostly with company Directors, Managers or advanced level students.
  • I.T.I.S. “ A. MERLONI” (Technical Institute)
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 2006 - 2010
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language I.T.I.S. “ A. MERLONI” (Technical Institute) September 2006 – June 2010 (3 years 10 months)Fabriano, Ancona, Italia 2006 – 2010 ‘English 4 You’ language course programs for PET, FCE and in-class language speaking program "Speaking in English" project - full co-operation with class teachers and preparation of project reports, Teacher training
  • Dante Alighieri – Caggiari di Ancona
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 2007 - 2010
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language Dante Alighieri – Caggiari di Ancona October 2007 – May 2010 (2 years 8 months)Fabriano, Ancona, Italia Teaching of English as a Foreign Language (7 hours a week); Cambridge PET exam supervisor
  • Museo della Carta e della Filigrana
    Tour Guide, 2005 - 2006
    Tour Guide Museo della Carta e della Filigrana April 2005 – April 2006 (1 year 1 month)Fabriano, Ancona, Italia Short term special contract for Museum Tour Guide
  • Lingua Viva di Rossini Marina
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1999 - 2003
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language Lingua Viva di Rossini Marina January 1999 – November 2003 (4 years 11 months)Fabriano, Ancona, Italia Teaching English as a Foreign Language: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced [individual and group lessons); Local elementary State school - Aldo Moro – in the role of English Native Speaker Interpreting and Translations of professional and technical manuals and documents Exam preparation for English Language Certificates from Cambridge, ie: PET, FCE, CAE, Business English proficiency.
  • Liceo Classico Statale 'STELLUTI'
    Native English Speaker, 1999 - 2000
    Native English Speaker Liceo Classico Statale 'STELLUTI' September 1999 – June 2000 (10 months)Fabriano, Ancona, Italia English Native Speaker for English speaking program at the local LICEUM for Classical Studies for students in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th years.
  • Istituto Professionale di Stato per il Commercio E. Medi - Chiaravalle
    Regional Course in English Communication, 1998 - 1999
    Regional Course in English Communication Istituto Professionale di Stato per il Commercio E. Medi - Chiaravalle - September 1998 – June 1999 (10 months)Chiaravalle, Ancona Regional Course in English Communication at the local school Institute for Professional development.
  • Easy Languages di Claudio Porcarelli
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1994 - 1998
    Teaching English as a Foreign Language Easy Languages di Claudio Porcarelli June 1994 – July 1998 (4 years 2 months)Jesi, Ancona, Italy Teaching English as a Foreign Language: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced [individual and group lessons); Local State schools - Cupramontana, Polverigi – in the role of Native English Speaker Interpreting and Translations of professional and technical manuals and documents Exam preparation for English Language Certificates from Cambridge, ie: PET, FCE, CAE, etc.
  • Moda In S.a.s. Italy di Torresi Nives e Co.
    Director and proprietor of Import & Export Consultancy company, 1992 - 1994
    Director and proprietor of Import & Export Consultancy company Moda In S.a.s. Italy di Torresi Nives e Co. May 1992 – December 1994 (2 years 8 months)Ancona, Italy Director and proprietor of Import & Export Consultancy company dealing with Australian Manufacturers exporting to Europe. Successful marketing realisations with the Standa and Rinascente groups, all sales approved by Austrade and Australian Consulate – Milan. Preparation of Marketing appraisal reports for various Italian and Australian companies.
  • N.R.F. Clothing Mfrs. Pty. Ltd.
    Director of Fashion Co-ordination and Marketing Australiawide, 1988 - 1992
    Director of Fashion Co-ordination and Marketing Australiawide N.R.F. Clothing Mfrs. Pty. Ltd. January 1988 – May 1992 (4 years 5 months)Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Director of Fashion Co-ordination and Marketing Australiawide Export to USA and Europe Fashion Trimmings & Fabrics buying in Asia
  • Italian Style Diffusion Australasia Pty. Ltd.
    Victorian Representative for launching of TRUSSARDI in Australia., 1986 - 1987
    Victorian Representative for launching of TRUSSARDI in Australia. Italian Style Diffusion Australasia Pty. Ltd. January 1986 – December 1987 (2 years)Sydney, NSW, Australia Set up offices and selling point in Melbourne, liased with floor staff at launch stores.
  • Nancy of Roma Fashions Pty. Ltd
    Fashion Co-ordinator & Marketing Executive, 1983 - 1985
    Fashion Co-ordinator & Marketing Executive Nancy of Roma Fashions Pty. Ltd. April 1983 – December 1985 (2 years 9 months)Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Managed full Design Team from childrenswear to ladieswear, Fashion following in overseas markets of trend, Sales Range co-ordinator for large buying groups : Venture, K-Mart, Target, Best & Less, Myer, David Jones. Overseas buying of fabrics, trimmings, research of new trimmings & markets.
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Melbourne Australia - Fabriano Italy
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Teacher at Large motto 'learning along the way'
Introduction
I teach English as a subject and as a second language, I love teaching and I am continuously looking for ways to engage students into becoming active learners of life rather than passively wasting precious time at school. 
I believe in Technology as a means for improving education, I also teach online live classes.
I am documenting my latest learning achievements on my YouTube channel and my Blog, please feel free to drop in and leave a comment. Thank you.

Education
  • Teacher Training
    English Teaching Language Programs, 2010 - present
    Cambridge and Oxford English Teaching Language Programs October 2012 London Language Seminars, Online Webinars, Various Certificates of Attendance for Language Teaching Seminars 2010 – 2013
  • Provincia di Ancona
    Servizio Formazione Professionale, 2005 - 2005
    Provincia di Ancona – Servizio Formazione Professionale Fabriano, Ancona, Italy Operatore Cartario “Lavorente Mastro Chartaio”, Certificate for Making Paper by Hand as per the early Rennaissance period (circa 1250 AD) 2005 – 2005
  • Swinburne University of Technology
    Bachelor of Economics (incomplete), Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, 1981 - 1983
    Swinburne University Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Bachelor of Economics (incomplete), Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1981 – 1983
  • Preston Institute of Technology Melbourne
    Tertiary Orientation Program [TOP Certificate], 1980 - 1982
    Preston Institute of Technology Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Tertiary Orientation Program [TOP Certificate] 1980
  • Heidelberg High School, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    HSC Higher School Certificate, Higher School Certificate [HSC Certificate]., 1978 - 1978
    Heidelberg High School, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia HSC Higher School Certificate, Higher School Certificate [HSC Certificate]. 1978 – 1978
  • Stotts College
    Certificate of Bookkeeping to Trial Balance, Certificate of Typing and Allied Clerical Proceedings, 1975 - 1976
    Stott’s Business College Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Certificate of Bookkeeping to Trial Balance, Certificate of Typing and Allied Clerical Proceedings 1975 – 1976
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