Hi there!

I am Yohimar Sivira. EFL teacher at the Francisco de Miranda University since 2008. Born and rised in Coro, Falcon- Venezuela. I have taught ESP in the Engineering and Medicine Programs, both Online and face to face.At present, I am working with beginner

and advanced English teaching trainees.

I have been trained in the use of ICT in the teaching of English. First, in FEDITIC, a program carried out by UNEFM during a year, in which teachers learned how to create online courses and digital material to use in their specific fields. Nowadays, I am a participant in the E-learning experts program led by FATLA foundation where I´ve had the opportunity to share with e-tutors all over the world about the trendy topics concerning ICT and teaching.

Presenter in VenTESOL national convention 2008-2009 and ENDIL2008 with a presentation related to the English language skills required in today´s work field. In 2009-2010 I was a participant in CLED and Social Networking2009; online events about the emerging social networks use in the teaching of English and open sources.

Member of Avealmec (Venezuelan CALL Association) since 2009.

Recently, I am going into the Mobile learning world. trying hard to make it work with my advanced students =)