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Born in São Paulo – Brazil, Edinho graduated in 1994 and worked as a teacher for 6 years before moving to the UK. When in Brazil he taught children, teenagers and adults. In 1996 he went to Miami, a dream since he was 10, to study English at Florida International University. In 1998 he came to England for the first time on holiday, staying for five months. In February 2000 Edinho returned to London and in October the same year was invited to teach Brazilian Portuguese at International House in Green Park. Since then, he never stopped. Some of his work and clients including: BBC - Proof reading and translation for a Brazilian documentary about Brazilian Culture, music and government. Private Tutor for the Foreign & Commonwealth Office. A Star Teacher’s agency, where he worked as a translator & interpreter. Kingston Adult Education - from September 2001 to the present, where he prepares students for their GCSE and A level exams. He also worked as a teacher for Lambeth College, Cranford Adult Community Education & The Green School, amongst others. For gramafilm (gramafilm.com) he worked on the translation (Portuguese/English) for a short documentary about a new software developed by a Brazilian for mobile phones. He also conducts the OCR GCSE oral exam in Portuguese at NKC every year and at Islington Arts & Media School and other secondary schools around London, in Islington and Hammersmith & Fulham area. At Central Foundation Boys School in Old Street - London, he taught one of their pupils and conducted his OCR GCSE in Portuguese exam in 2011. At his classroom in Shepherds Bush - W12 8QQ, Edinho works seven days a week, from early morning to late evening, teaching on a 1x1, 2x1 basis and also to small groups. Courses offered at the moment are: General Brazilian Portuguese, Portuguese for exams 'GCSE, A levels' and the Brazilian exam CELPE-Bras and also Portuguese for travellers, His team of teachers also teach Business Portuguese and can visit students at their home or office. At the moment Edinho spends his time writing and illustrating children’s picture books, developing his Brazilian Portuguese grammar books called DIA A DIA, available on amazon, teaching seven days a week and trying to learn to play the guitar.

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