Alice RS

Profession: ESL teacher, freelance artist, graphic & interior designer

Teaching Experience: I have over 4 years of experience in ESL teaching. I've worked with both kids and adults - ages 3 to 62. I've taught individual and group classes and worked at an online teaching school for over a year.

Interests: Let's have meaningful conversations! I enjoy sharing opinions and ideas, hearing different perspectives and discussing current events. I love interior and furniture design, architecture, contemporary art, indie music, being around animals and baking. I'm also interested in fashion, marketing and personal improvement.
I was raised bilingual so my childhood was a fun mix of cultures and experiences. I'm currently located in Russia and I often miss my time in the UK and Europe.

Education: Bachelor's Degree in English from SSU, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Language Teaching Methods
Additional training with Hugh Dellar - Teaching Lexically
Currently studying Art & Design

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Native)

Avernell C

Profession: Online English Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have 3 years of experience teaching English Online to Teenagers and Young Adults. I teach conversational English, Reading Comprehension, Listening Skills , correct Articulation or pronunciation. How may I help you?

Interests: Hello there! Nice to meet you!
I am from the Caribbean and I enjoy meeting new people and experiencing new things.
My hobbies are Singing,travelling,reading and cooking delicious foods.Although I am from the Caribbean from a tiny island called Grenada, I studied and currently live in Moscow Russia for 5 years. I have traveled to Thailand,Turkey ,Germany, Greece, and lived in the United States (New York) and the United Kingdom (London).

Education: Bachelors Degree in Music and Instrumental Arts from Russia's Academy of Music named Gnessin. I am a qualified Orchestra and Ensemble Artist, Teacher and Creative director

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Spanish (Basic)

Tim O

Profession: Self-Employed

Teaching Experience: I have 2 years of experience teaching English as a private tutor and I have over 100 hours of professional classroom experience both locally and in NYC. I'm TESOL Certified by the SIT Graduate Institute through the Rennert New York TESOL Center, which required over 160 hours of training in current teaching practices.

Interests: Health
Go (strategy board game)

Education: Tufts University, Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering 2015
SIT Graduate Institute, SIT TESOL Certificate Course 2018

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational), Japanese (Basic), Spanish (Basic)

Glen K

Profession: Writer

Teaching Experience: I have two years of experience teaching English primarily to Adults, but I have taught kids as well.

Interests: Basketball, Tennis, Chess, Literature.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent)

John Kivinen

Profession: Former hotel and casino executive, recently semi-retired and teaching English

Teaching Experience: Teaching part-time in three English language schools in Kiev.

Interests: Literature, travel, contemporary music, football, basketball... Travel is my passion - I have been to over 160 countries.

Education: I started my school in England and finished it in Finland. I further studied hotel management in a college and then, ten years later, acquired a vocational teacher's degree.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), Spanish (Basic), Finnish (Fluent)

Anne Bo

Profession: Photographer, Artist, Knitter

Teaching Experience: English tutor and homeschool teacher

Interests: Photography, knitting, crocheting, blogging, coffee, reading, walks, exploring quaint European towns, essential oils, seeking beauty are some of my interests. My family and I spent a year traveling in America before we moved to Europe.

Education: I went to Jackson High School in Seattle Washington and then Seattle Community College for a basic associate's degree.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent)

Adrian Lindo

Profession: World Traveller

Teaching Experience: I am from Los Angeles, CA, USA. I have 2 years experience teaching intermediate level English students (mostly ages 14-22) in Vietnam. Classes mostly consisted of practicing daily conversation, pronunciation, and various grammar topics.

Struggling in IELTS? I know the strategies you need to guarantee a high score in your exam!
If you are interested in talking about some intellectual topics, I also have a broad knowledge in history, economics, politics, and current events.

Interests: My biggest passion in life is traveling, I have lived in several continents and visited over 45 countries in the world. Some of my favorite destinations have been Costa Rica, Ukraine, Slovenia, and Indonesia. This year I plan to travel throughout Russia and Central Asia


I am interested in cooking, travel, language-learning, hiking, sports, movies, philosophical discussions, and reading.

Education: Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy from California State University: Long Beach and a

CELTA graduate

Spoken Languages: Russian (Conversational), Chinese (Fluent), Spanish (Fluent), Vietnamese (Basic)

Vanessa Corey

Profession: I work in 3 related fields: social psychology, linguistics, and teaching.

Teaching Experience: I have over 10 years experience in teaching English to foreigners of all ages and levels, in many different settings, as well as teaching remedial English to illiterate and/or mentally disabled individuals. I taught English in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Thailand for 8 years, and during that time, I also taught students online from countries such as China, Korea, Brazil, Russia, Spain, Germany, Poland, and the Czech Republic.

Interests: I have many interests! I love reading, writing, discussion, psychology, sociology, linguistics, education, history, travel, cultures, hockey, bicycling, horseback riding, hiking, camping, cats, dogs, and many other things! It's a long list and a short life!

Education: I went to Portland State University for my bachelor's degree in psychology and sociology. I did a double major as there was no social psychology program. I also graduated from the Russian Fluency program at the Defense Language Institute of Monterey, the premier US school for government linguists and interpreters. After graduation, I worked as a diplomatic interpreter for the INF Treaty in Western Europe.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational)

Anya B

Profession: English trainer

Teaching Experience: 5 years in private language schools and 4 years online teaching individuals and groups from all round the globe.

Interests: Photography, fashion, sports, social media and advertising, politics, cooking and many other things

Education: Moscow State University, Russia. Teacher of English and French. CELTA, CPE and IELTS exams certificates.

Spoken Languages: English (Fluent), Russian (Native), French (Conversational), Spanish (Basic)

Aussie James

Profession: English Teacher and linguist

Teaching Experience: 13 years experience teaching in Russia, Uzbekistan, Turkey and Georgia. All ages and levels

Interests: Travel and languages. I have been travelling and teaching all over the world for the last 13 years. I can teach all forms of English from children to adults, exam preparation, Business English or just conversational English.

Education: Master of Applied Linguistics.
Tesol Certificate.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Conversational)