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Christina Shala

Christina Shala received a B.Ed in French Immersion Education from the University of Alberta in Canada, and is currently teaching English as a Second Language at the Netherlands International School in Jakarta, Indonesia. With 10+ years of experience teaching languages in Canadian and International schools abroad, Christina has developed a passion for creating learning resources that support teachers, and also help students develop a real world understanding of their second language. Her professional interests focus on introducing Literature Circles to English and French language programs as a means of teaching all aspects of language through student lead discussion. Writing, reading, listening and speaking capabilities are all combined, allowing teachers to assess student comprehension. Christina has been a presenter on this topic at NESA conferences in the Middle East. In addition, she serves as Language Coordinator for the Netherlands International School and is the owner/developer of an educational resource website; www.shalabooks.com.