Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Who Studies Language Teaching?

April 1, 2011

The Language Education programs at MIIS attract a colorful hodgepodge of individuals, each with a compelling backstory. A Bulgaria native fluent in Spanish? A dual-language elementary school teacher enlisting in the Peace Corps? An astronomy-major-turned-world-traveling-polyglot? Hear students Eliz Tchakarian, Emily Quade, and Derek Yiu tell their stories of how MIIS was the right next step in their unique lives.

Learn more about the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages and Teaching a Foreign Language programs.