About The Writer

Prof. Stella Palavecino, M.A. in TEFL, is a graduate teacher, a teacher trainer and a materials designer based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. A validated specialist in Phonetics and Phonology, she holds postgraduate degrees in Higher Education, ICT and Pedagogy. She has published extensively and has delivered presentations in the fields of phonology and pronunciation, ICT tools applied to pronunciation teaching, language laboratories and phonetics pedagogy at various ESL/EFL symposia. She is also a Pronsig scholarship winner for the IATEFL 2020 annual conference. 

She currently lectures in Phonetics and Phonology I and II, and English Diction at Teacher Training Colleges and Translation Programmes. She is a founding member of B.A. English House, where she has designed a special fellowship in EFL Education, offered to college students from U.K. universities. In association with the British Council and teacher education institutions, she has organized webinars, conferences and study groups that promote continuing professional development. As an international consultant, she has widely reviewed published materials produced in her field.