Get to know me.
Barbara A.C. Thompson, EAL Teacher
We asked our team to share a little more about themselves so you can start getting to know them.
What languages do you speak?
Where are you originally from?
Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.
What countries have you lived in?
Canada (Nova Scotia & Ottawa).
Where is your favorite place in the world and why?
My favourite place in the world is Nova Scotia. It’s one of the most scenically beautiful places in the world with its sparkling ocean views, 41 beaches, mountain vistas, and rolling hills. Its people are friendly, resilient, and fiercely proud of their province. And then there’s the Eastcoast music that fills our hearts and brings us home
What three words would you use to describe yourself?
Fun-loving, compassionate, & visionary.
What is your favorite thing about working for Eurocentres Atlantic Canada?
Meeting new people & helping newcomers to blossom.
What one piece of advice would you give to international students starting their ESL journey at Eurocentres?
When you’re learning English, you’ll hit hard spots at times, and that is when you’ll discover your greatest improvement. Never give up!