Joy is an easygoing South African who enjoys the beauty of life.
She is always open to new experiences, welcomes growth, and is creative at heart!
She has spent many years as a music teacher, teaching piano to students of all ages. She has a love of improvisation and singing behind closed doors.
Having always had a passion for adolescent mental health and development, she decided to enroll in Bachelors of Applied Social Sciences, majoring in counseling and psychology, where she is currently completing her final year. She has a heart for future generations and desires to see growth and well-being in those who follow us.
Joy is also a qualified TEFL teacher and has recently, herself, developed a newfound interest in second language learning. She spends her free time learning Hebrew, where she hopes to one day speak without an accent.
In addition, she has a fascination with all things ancient history and is more than content to sit at home and watch a good documentary or movie.
Feel free to check out some of her writing samples below.
Knowing how long it takes to learn Hebrew can help you allocate time to your practice schedule, prepare for your next trip to Israel, or simply satisfy your curiosity. Whatever your reason – we have got the answers. The Foreign Service Institute suggests that native English speakers usually require around 1100 class hours to achieve…