FRANCISCO LOPEZ

Francisco Jose Lopez Bovet is English, French, Arts and PE teacher at IES LA ZAFRA in Motril, Granada (Andalucia) He has the Degree on English Studies from University of Granada complemented with a year on European Studies in Queen Mary and Westfield University of London. Teaching English as private teacher during his degree, he became Civil Servant Teacher for State Secondary Schools in Spain on the year 2008 when he started working in Salobreña, Chauchina and Granada high schools until he arrived to IES LA ZAFRA on the school year 2011/2012. From that moment on he has been in charge of school exchanges with Sweden and United Kingdom, having the opportunity of teaching in schools from these countries in several occasions. Francisco has also been President of the Board of Civil Servant Teachers access in Andalucia in 2010, earning the grounds to become private trainer for future teachers who want to become part of the State School System in Spain, duty that has been performing since Year 2014. He has also been on several occasions part of University of Granada Board for correcting University Entrance Exams for the subject of English. 

From year 2014 he is the coordinator of Erasmus + programmes at IES LA ZAFRA. Together with his team, he has been in charge of several KA103, KA102 and KA101 programmes. At the same time, under this Erasmus+ framework, requested by the Spanish Erasmus National Agency (SEPIE) he has given speeches in Madrid and Granada related to his experiences with the programme. He has also attended formative courses related to CLIL and International Programme Design in Ireland, Holland and Italy, where as an added value for the course, had the chance to teach several lessons in an Italian high School.