Andrew McLeod

US Teaching Assistant

Home Institution
University of Kentucky
Discipline
Linguistics and Literature
Host Institution
(1) Bundesgymnasium und Bundesrealgymnasium mit Modellversuch Neue Mittelschule BG BRG/NMS 8053 Graz (2) Bundesbildungsanstalt für Kindergartenpädagogik BAKIP 8052 Graz-Wetzelsdorf
Duration
1 October 2021 – 31 May 2022

Andrew McLeod originally worked as a US teaching assistant in 2018–19 and is returning for a second year after completion of a master's from the University of Kentucky in German and pedagogy as well as a TEFL certificate. He has learned German for over 10 years and has enjoyed living in both Germany and Austria. He hopes to continue bettering his understanding of language pedagogy and second-language acquisition as he continues to teach, and he is looking forward to another fulfilling year teaching the youth of Austria through this program.