Mouloud Mahi is from Oujda, Morocco and received his bachelor’s degree in English Linguistics from Mohammed First University-Oujda. He earned diplomas from both the Training Center of Teachers in Safi as a primary teacher, and from the Regional Center of Teaching and Training in Fez as a High School teacher of English. He has been an English teacher at Ouad Eddahab High School since 2015. He is also responsible for the English club at his school and organizes district competitions for spelling bees and theater performances. Mr. Mahi enjoys reading, traveling and, sports. He has a wife and two children. During his year in the U.S., Mr. Mahi looked forward to experiencing American life, meeting new friends and celebrating Moroccan and American holidays. His primary objective for participating in TCLP was to learn more about teaching methodologies, techniques, and materials to help him develop professionally. He was hosted by Irving Elementary School in Bozeman, MT.