Michael Jake Arcilla is now taking the role as Director of Studies for Aii Language Center whose main duties are to improve the curriculum, monitor teaching practices, and organize trainings or workshops that will involve all the stakeholders of Aii in its vision to a 21st Century institution.

Jake is a Filipino expatriate who graduated Cum Laude with a Degree of Bachelor of Secondary Education, Major in English at Catanduanes State University, Philippines and certificate courses related in education, language, and technology. Formerly, he worked as Event Planner for Aii.

Having the same goals and objectives with the rest of the Academic Team, Jake is welcome aboard in taking leadership by making the students’ and teachers’ experience with all academic and co-curricular activities worthwhile, exciting, and by far the best. He constantly reminds himself that, “It is okay to be scared. Being scared means you are about to do something really brave.”