My name is Maria Josirica Zapanta, but my students call me Teacher Shinjoy. I’m from the PHILIPPINES. A graduate of Bachelors of Science in Foreign Service at The Lyceum of the Philippines and I have 27 units of Masters in Childhood Education Major in Child Psychology in Miriam College Graduate School. I’m a TESOL Certified, a TEFL Certified and I’m a Licensed Professional Teacher. I’ve been teaching English to Preschool and Grade School in private and foreign schools in our country for 15 years. I also started teaching ESL to Chinese, Lebanese, and Vietnamese students, ages 4 to 16 years old, in April of last year.