Introducing SIETAR BC Board - Tanya Cowie

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Tanya Cowie

SIETAR BC Board Member

Tanya Cowie BA- Anthropology: Certificate in TESOL; Socio-Cultural Training; Intercultural Certificate, UBC; IDI Qualified Administrator

Tanya first started teaching English overseas in West Africa and Japan. She then moved back home, studied in the TESOL program at VCC and has taught English as an Additional language to new immigrants at VCC for over 20 years. She has a certificate in Intercultural Communication and has been co-facilitating IC workshops. Inspired by her students, Tanya is keen to learn more about Intercultural Communication to develop her own IC Competence and  to help her students adjust to life in a new culture. She is also a qualified administrator for the Intercultural Development Inventory and a conference junkie.