FRANCISCA EPALE is an award winning author of The Naked Educator: How to Survive in the Middle Kingdom (first edition). She has taught English as a second language and French in the USA, Canada and China for more than 20 years, from public school system to post-secondary level. Her education consists of a Bachelor of Arts degree in French from Edinboro University, Pennsylvania, USA, and a Master of Arts degree in Teaching from Mankato State University (now Minnesota State University), Mankato, Minnesota, USA. Her certificates to teach English include: TESL Ontario from (CCLCS) Canadian Centre for Language and Cultural Studies, Toronto; TESL Canada from Hansa Language Center, Toronto and TESOL from Global TESOL, Toronto, Canada.
The author is a very active member in her Toastmasters club where she obtained the Advanced Communicator Silver designation. Francisca is an accredited community French interpreter in Ontario, Canada and a certified John Maxwell coach, teacher and speaker.
- The Naked Educator: Secrets to Surviving in China As An Expatriate (2018 – Second Edition) (ISBN:978-0-9948272-5-8).