Shay is an educational consultant in Barcelona, with 18 years’ experience in ELT. She specialises in YLs, specifically teacher cognition and curriculum design. She contributes to online newsletters, journals, blogs, and course material. Shay attends and presents at national and international conferences. She’s the current Social Media Coordinator for the IATEFL YLT Special Interest Group. She holds a BA in Psychology, the CertTESOL, and an MA in Applied Linguistics.