Erin-Kate has been teaching at the IEI since 2006. Before moving to Maine, she lived abroad and also traveled extensively in South America, Asia, and Europe. Most recently, she has worked on a program with English teachers in Mexico. Having studied abroad, Erin-Kate is sensitive to the adjustments and learning needs of her students, and her focus is to help them develop the skills they need to reach their goals. Erin-Kate has a Masters of Fine Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on Second Language Acquisition and Educational Research.