Jeff MS

Profession: Professional English Teacher

Teaching Experience: 21 years of teaching and teacher training in 10 different countries.

Interests: Current Events, International Issues, International Politics, Environmental Issues, movies, outdoors, reading, cooking...and many others.

Education: B.Sc. in Journalism and Public Speaking from Murray State University in USA.

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


SKY ALOHA

Profession: Teacher/Tutor/Instructor

Teaching Experience: I have been Teaching and tutoring for 15 years to ESL students in Asia.I taught K-12,all ages and all levels. LETS SPEAK ENGLISH TODAY

Interests: I like to hike,bike and swim,also like to study and witness history.

Education: I have BA in liberal Arts,from San Diego State,California. Also Nursing Certificate from The Veterans Hospital,USA

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


D. Bruce Wilson

Profession: Certified Primary/Junior School Teacher & Certified ESL Teacher / Trainer/ Administrator

Teaching Experience: I have been teaching around the world for nearly 30 years. I have worked in Canada, Japan, China, Thailand, Egypt and soon returning to work in an International school in Sanya, China.
I have extensive experience in a wide variety of subject areas and age groups. I have taught Kindergarten to grade 12, university classes to corporate business classes to specialty classes like TOEFL/TOEIC/ IELTS and even travel courses.

Interests: I love travelling and sports. I have been to 64 countries and still counting. I used to play rugby and basket at a fairly high level.
I have a 6 year old daughter who now is my main focus. We do a lot of science experiments and exploring the world online and first hand.
I play the piano and guitar but not well but absolutely love music from all over the world.
I love learning about peoples views and opinions on the world and try to keep myself well read on what is happening around the world.

Education: I graduated from the University of Ottawa with a degree in Social Science and then I went on to York University and received my degree in Education. I have also taken numerous courses in ESL/EFL and Special Education as well as Physical Education. I most recently finished my 120 hour TESOL certificate course from National Geographic Learning.
I believe learning is ongoing and that it is important to continually be reading and taking courses. Which I have done over my close to 30 year career.

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


Tara Armitage

Profession: IELTS & TOEFL Teacher at University Level

Teaching Experience: I have been an ESL English teacher for 17 years, Teaching all levels and ages from Beginner to Advanced, Kids to Adult. I spent two years working as an Examiner at an IELTS test centre in Perth, WA and for the last 8 years have been teaching IELTS and IBT TOEFL preparation at an accredited university in Indonesia. Aside from the above qualifications I also have experience in Teaching PTE (Pearson test of English) and OET (Occupational English Test).

Interests: You could say I'm a book worm because I love reading, I'm never without my Kindle digital book reader but my main passion is travel, I don't like busy tourist areas but instead love to get off the beaten track and make friends with people from all over the world, I enjoy travelling because it has taught me precious lessons in life, one being that our differences are what makes us interesting and no matter our religion, nationality or colour we are all brothers and sisters and deserve respect.

Education: I graduated from Cardiff University of Wales medical faculty in the UK
with a postgraduate Diploma, then continued my education with a MA in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching. I obtained certification in IELTS teaching from The London Teacher Training College and also have further ESL teaching certificates from Trinity College London in CELTA and TEFL

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Indonesian (Fluent), Malay (Conversational)


Kenneth O

Profession: English Professor, Accountant

Teaching Experience: English professor
Petersons Global Services, Bogotá (9/2012-present)
• I teach conversational and business English to executives on a virtual platform.

English teacher
Open English Jr., Miami (9/2017-present)
• I teach English to students between the ages of 7-14 on a virtual platform

Interests: I like to discuss current events. I also enjoy watching and participating in a variety of sports. And lastly, I´m somewhat addicted to chess.

Education: EDUCATION

M.P.S. Real Estate Finance, December 2009
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Concentration in Real Estate Finance

B.S. Accounting
The Smeal College of Business
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
Major in Accounting

TEFL-150 hours

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Jonny Gilbert

Profession: Academic English Teacher

Teaching Experience: Began teaching adults basic skills in 1997, then moved to Taiwan for 2 years teaching ESL to kids from 6yrs old to high school age. In 2001 I went to Vietnam to teach language programmes at university. Also, ESL kids classes in secondary school. After that, Australian university for 9 years on academic English programmes. Returned to UK in 2017, occasional agency work in High schools - and Cambly online from Jan 2018!

Interests: Travel, landscape phoography, playing guitar and songwriting, science fiction movies, historical novels, world news and cultures, hiking, jogging, football.

Education: As a child left public school at 16, keen on languages, History, English Lit., but poor at sciences and Maths. Went back to school in 1992 to study Humanities Diploma. 1993 entered York University as student of Politics and English Lit. BA. Studied 2nd year in Toronto, Canada on exchange 1993-94.
Studied MA Ed (TESOL) 2008 -11 with Oxford Brookes Uni, UK and passed with distinction. In 2016 studied Special Ed Needs online course with British Council.

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


Bing A

Profession: Retired Business Executive and Entrepreneur

Teaching Experience: Two years experience as an online ESL Tutor to Japanese students

Interests: Travel, Music, Singing (Karaoke) , Reading books, fiction and non fiction; watching movies (especially Sci-Fi); martial arts; business books and materials

Education: BSBA Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
BA Comparative Literature
JD Juris Doctor (unfinished)

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


Joseph K

Profession: English Teacher (Formerly manufacturer)

Teaching Experience: I have over twenty years experience teaching children to doctors. Most recently I was the head English instructor for Auto Alliance Thailand.

Interests: I like to travel, watch movies, cook and have fun with my friends

Education: I am a Graduate of the University of Maryland, where I studied Business Administration. I also studied at Seoul National University: Korean language.

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


Douglas Preston

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: Since 1999, working with all levels, mostly adolescents to adults, doing General and Business English, as well as proficiency exam preparation

Interests: Travelling, cooking and working out

Education: BA degree in English Literature from the University of South Africa
Celta Teaching certificate (A pass)

Spoken Languages: English (Native), Afrikaans (Native), Portuguese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational)


Paul Sutton

Profession: Retired International Banker, now helping a local charity, developing social media skills and on the school's PTG

Interests: Sport, exercise, cooking, reading, stamp collecting and anything of interest

Education: Basildon Essex to GCSE level. Bankers Institute London; Cert CM (Cash Management)
TEFL, online 2000-2001. Taken various courses of interest with the Open University

Spoken Languages: English (Native)