Sam Pastore-Braden

Hi! My name is Sam Pastore-Braden and I am the instructor and activity guide at the Learn English Hawaii language school.

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I was born on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and have lived in Hawaii since 2000. I graduated from Kahuku High School and the University of Hawaii. My major was English language and literature, and I also studied Hawaiian language. I hold a Cambridge teaching certificate and have worked with many learners from all around the world.

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Here are some of the learners that I have worked with at the Learn English Hawaii School, as well as previously at International Mid-Pac College, Education First Honolulu, the Intensive Institute of English Hawaii, the Waikiki Community Center, and as a trainee at the Intercultural Communications College Honolulu.