sydney.otto14

Teaching Experience: None, but many cultural experiences!

Interests: Traveling, Reading books, watching movies/television, listening to music, blogging, playing with my two cats, and having fun with my family and friends!

Education: I graduated from Notre Dame Cathedral Latin High School and I am now a freshman at Ohio University.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), French (Basic), German (Basic)


Laura Mc

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: Taught 2nd and 3rd year English and Creative Writing in Sydney, Australia

Interests: Traveling/Reading/Writing/Photography

Education: TESOL certification--2012
Glendale, CA

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


Jason Hogan

Profession: Private English Tutor

Teaching Experience: Over 15 Years experience teaching private English and IELTS, including running my own ESL school in Sydney as Owner and Principal. I've taught thousands of students from around the world in Sydney and Melbourne.

Interests: I write books as a hobby. You can find some of them on Amazon under my pen names 'James Hogan' and 'Neil A Hogan'

Education: I've done many different short courses on a variety of subjects, including marketing, search engine optimisation, psychology and of course private tuition. I'm currently doing an app course on Japanese.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Ronald B

Profession: Current: Online ESL Tutor/Formally: ESL Science/Math/English Teacher; Coastal Resource Management Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics World Heritage Areas.

Teaching Experience: 10 years: Primary, Secondary Schools and Tertiary Institutions
3 years: Hotel and Hospitality
2 years: Business and Corporate
5 months: Online ESL Tutor

Interests: Health and wellness;
Ocean sports like ocean and surf kayaking in Thailand and surfing in Indonesia;
Portrait Photography;
Music; and
Fine Literature with wine.

Education: Bachelor of Applied Science-Coastal Management, Southern Cross University, Lismore Campus, Australia.
TEFL Business English-British International Council, Sydney, Australia.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Sara P

Profession: English as a second language teacher

Teaching Experience: Private tutoring for all ages.
Have taught classes of up to 18 students

Interests: I am in Ecuador participating as a volunteer to help people gain knowledge on basic principles in order to lead a better life.
I love Music and enjoy playing guitar and piano and I also like to sing.
I like going out with my friends and having fun! we enjoy trying new restaurants, hiking, playing sport or going to the movies.
I also find reading very relaxing.

Education: Cambridge CELTA certificate at International House Of Sydney

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


Brett Phillips

Profession: Graphic Designer, Retail Store Manager, ESL Teacher

Teaching Experience: I taught English for one year in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia (Russia) in a private language school. My students ranged from tiny kids aged two years, all the way up to retired seniors.
I also tutor online on other apps and websites.

Interests: Learning languages (Russian, Chinese, Dutch), Narrating audiobooks, playing sport (table tennis, indoor cricket), Gardening, Nature, Photography

Education: Diploma of Languages, Macquarie University, Sydney

Currently studying TEFL online with ICAL

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Russian (Fluent), Dutch (Basic), Chinese (Basic)


Kyle E

Profession: English Instructor

Teaching Experience: I have worked for an English school in Japan for the past two years, teaching both adults and children. I have also worked as an English teacher in the United States, as well as after school tutoring.

Education: I have a B.A. in English from Hampden-Sydney College, in Virginia.

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Japanese (Basic)


Harry Baker

Profession: Student at the University of Melbourne, Australia

Teaching Experience: I've previously tutored one-on-one in various subjects (maths, history, english) and with people of all ages. I'm excited to get started with this online platform!

Interests: Movies, Travel, Television, Books, World Affairs, American Politics, Technology!

Education: I went to school in Sydney before moving to Melbourne. I studied English, Maths, Modern and Ancient History and French!

I'm currently completing an Arts degree at the University of Melbourne, majoring in Creative Writing.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Izzy B

Teaching Experience: No formal language teaching experience.

I have over 10 years’ professional experience in banking and finance where I also trained staff.

I am patient and have a warm, friendly approach with my students.

I can help you improve your business and professional English but also your conversation skills and confidence.

Interests: I love films, travelling and experiencing new cultures. I also love to cook and to get together with friends.

Education: University of Sydney. Master of Arts - majors were history, classics and latin. I also studied and enjoyed philosophy and psychology.

Macquarie University, Master of International Relations

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Czech (Native), Slovak (Fluent)


Lloyd R

Profession: Journalist, Writer, Translator, English Tutor

Teaching Experience: Private English Teacher, Bogotá, Colombia
September 2013-Present
- Teaching English to professionals at all levels in companies (Global Connection, IBM, DirecTV).
- Teaching IELTS, TOEFL exam preparation and Business English.

Yeah! Institute, Villavicencio, El Meta, Colombia
English Teacher March–September 2011
- Teaching English literature and language to both children and adults. Also taught English for aeronautics and for business.


Global Connection / Secretary of Education, El Meta, Colombia
Educational Consultant October–December 2011
- Conducted a diagnostic of English language training in state-run schools in the Colombian department of Meta.
- Involved travelling from one side of the department to the other, visiting schools in often remote, sometimes conflict zones, assessing the situation and environment for each school and evaluating teachers and students.
- Writing a 350 page final report (in Spanish) for Meta’s Secretary of Education containing said assessments, evaluations and recommendations.

Interests: Literature; Music; History & Politics; Sports (particularly Rugby, Football & Cricket)

Education: London College of Printing
London, 1999
Post-graduate diploma in European Journalism.
• Deputy Editor of College newspaper. Graduated top of class with distinction. (Included two-month internship as a cub reporter on Sydney Morning Herald, Australia.)

La universidad de la Habana Havana, 1998
Four month course in Spanish language and literature
• Graduated with Perfección grade.

The University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, 1993-97
MA(hons) in English Literature.
• Graduated 2.1 with Honours. (Included 1995-96, on ERASMUS exchange programme at La universidad autónoma de Barcelona, Spain.)

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