About Patrice

Patrice Palmer is the owner of Global Training and Development. She has more than 20 years’ experience as an ESL Teacher, Teacher Trainer and Curriculum Writer in Canada and Hong Kong, SAR. During her 7 years in Hong Kong, Patrice was responsible for developing English Language curricula for secondary schools, vocational training programs and summer intensive courses. She also developed and delivered workshops for teachers of English related to teaching and learning.

Patrice has a Master of Education degree in Teaching, Learning and Development from Brock University, Canada; a Master of Arts degree from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) of the University of Toronto (Canada) and a Bachelor of Arts degree from York University (Canada), and has an OCELT qualification. She is a certified trainer (CTDP) and has a coaching credential with the Centre for Positive Psychology in the USA. Patrice is also TESL Ontario certified and is accredited as a TESL Trainer for Methodology and Theory, and is accredited as a Practicum Supervisor and Academic Coordinator.

Patrice has taught students from 8 to 80 years in a variety of educational environments such as English for Specific Purposes (ESP), English for Academic Purposes (EAP), Business English, and taught communication courses at post-secondary institutions. She is a member in good standing at TESL Ontario, TESL Canada, and TESOL as well as the Canadian Positive Psychology Association.

Patrice has conducted report writing, plain language and speech writing training with: CARICOM in Guyana; Curriculum Development Workshops with the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce, Report Writing Workshops for Farm Radio International in Ethiopia; Character Strengths workshops with the YWCA, Teacher Training for Chinese Teachers of English in Toronto, Canada and Growth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

CARICOM in Guyana; Curriculum Development Workshops with the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce, Report Writing Workshops for Farm Radio International in Ethiopia; Character Strengths workshops with the YWCA, Teacher Training for Chinese Teachers of English in Toronto, Canada and Growth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Workshops with the Addis Ababa Chamber of CommerceReport Writing Workshops for Farm Radio International in Ethiopia; Character Strengths workshops with the YWCA, Teacher Training for Chinese Teachers of English in Toronto, Canada and Growth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Report Writing Workshops for Farm Radio International in EthiopiaCharacter Strengths workshops with the YWCA, Teacher Training for Chinese Teachers of English in Toronto, Canada and Growth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Character Strengths workshops with the YWCATeacher Training for Chinese Teachers of English in Toronto, Canada and Growth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Teacher Training for Chinese Teachers of English in Toronto, CanadaGrowth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Growth Mindset for Professionals with the Southern Library Association. Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Patrice is interested in short term training locally and globally.

Please contact her at [email protected]