Interview with Ms. Taiwo

Ms. Taiwo is ESL teacher in GPA. She came at last semester and she is also doing the student council adviser from this semester. From now on, Ms. Taiwo, this will be about GPA.

What is the best party of working at GPA?

I feel like I am in America.

What do you mean?

When I am in Korean school, there are not many teachers who are not from America but in this school, I don’t feel like an outsider. It feels like I am in America.

Why should parents send their children to GPA?

Because teachers put a lot of work and effort in their lesson.

If you had unlimited money, time, and resources, how would you improve GPA?

Upgrade technology, especially like fast internet.

From now on, this will be about your positive personal feeling about Korea.

What are your goals for this semester?

Since I am also the adviser of the student council in this semester, I will try to be the facilitator. Let the students tell the idea to make the better school.

How long have you been Korea?

At November 7th, this will be my 8th year I have been in Korea.

What is the motivation you come to Korea?

I quit my job, which is medical sale company, and I needed my job.

What is your favorite thing about Korea?

I love Korean food because it is spicy and I like spicy stuff. American foods are not really spicy.

Do you like Korean culture or pop culture?

Not pop culture but I like quickly quickly (빨리빨리) culture in Korea.

From now on, this will be about something personal about you but I will not to ruin the privacy for you.

What are your hobbies?

My hobbies are dancing especially like Salsa dance and Latin dance.

What is your favorite music?

My favorite music is Jazz

What is your favorite food?

My favorite food is 닭갈비. However, there are so many Korean foods I like so much.

What is your favorite TV show?

My favorite TV show is Scandal

What is your favorite movie?

My favorite movie is Love Jones