Barbora Gazdová

Education

2017 – 2018

Charles University Prague, Faculty of Education (Lifelong learning programme)

Teacher training with subject specialisation – English language

1998 – 2004 

University of Ostrava, Faculty of Education, Master Degree (Mgr.) 

General Primary Program – Qualification in Teaching English

 2002  Jönköping University, Sweden, School of Education and Communication – IT for Educators
2000 - 2001 Crest School of English, London – Edgware, UK – English as a Foreign Language

Teaching Experience

2020  Head of PORG International School
2020  Head of PORG Bilingual Kindergarten
2018 – present PORG International School – Code Club Leader
2011 – present  PORG Ostrava Primary school, Class teacher
2003 – 2010 Primary and Secondary School, Rostislavova 7, Ostrava, ESL Teacher and Class Teacher
2003 – 2004  Language Center Svět Ostrava, ESL Teacher

Continuing professional development 

e-Bug Health Training (How to use e-Bug to teach young people about infection prevention and infection control), The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy & Public Health England

TKT Certificate: CLIL, Cambridge Assessment English and Cambridge Assessment International Education, Cambridge, United Kingdom

TKT Certificate: Module 1, 2, 3, Cambridge Assessment English and Cambridge Assessment International Education, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Teaching Programming in Primary Schools, Continuing Professional Development (CPD), Raspberry Pi Foundation, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Teaching Your Subject in English, (CPD), Cambridge Assessment English and Cambridge Assessment International Education, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Pedagogical Strategies for Development of Critical Thinking, Inter-American Teacher Education Network, OAS

Stress Coach Certificate: Stress Management Life Coaching, Empowerment Coach Academy

Oxford Professional Development training: To use or not to use – solving the IWB conundrum; The Speaking Gym, OUP CZ

Diagnostics of relations in the class team, intervention and preventive programs - Training seminar, Educational and Psychological Counselling, Ostrava

Express Way to Learning – Methodological seminar for English language teachers, INFOA International, s.r.o.

Multimedia in practice; DTP and basics of computer typography – Long Life Learning System of Moravian and Silesia Phare CZ 10.01.03.0012, University of Ostrava

ICT knowledge and skills, VSB – Technical University of Ostrava

Rotary Youth Leadership Award, RYLA 2002, Rotary Internationa

The Basics of Psychology (100 lessons), MAVO, s.r.o., Prague

Interests

Travelling and exploring new places and cultures, music, playing the piano, reading, sports (downhill skiing, hiking, swimming)