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: US / Canada)


Kari UCan

Profession: Canadian English: University,College, Immigration/Settlement, Cultural, Tourism, ...

Teaching Experience: IELTS. Canadian Immigration / Settlement . Business/Career (Interview,Resume,Cover Letter). EAP (University,College,K-12). Cultural Immersion. Travel/Tourism .

Interests: Writing, Visual/Audio Arts & Media, DIY, Culture & Heritage, Science & Technology, Nature & Science. Earth & Environment . History . International Business. Time & History, ...

Education: Canadian University, International College/CEGEP, Technical/Trade College

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Basic)


Karen Hazel

Profession: I am an ex flight attendant with knowledge of recruitment. I am now a proof reader & copy writer - remote assistant in the airline industry

Teaching Experience: English tutor in my community.
I have 4 adult children and 2 grandchildren and have been actively involved in their education.

Interests: Reading,
writing short stories.
Culture, Art, Web design (a little).
Travelling to different countries. Music (but not too loud).
Some movies - comedy and action
I like to cook, bake and eat good food and I also like football - Barcelona FC and Fulham FC :)

Education: I went to West London College in London England where I studied Art and English. I have an English diploma for language and literature.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)


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: US / Canada)


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: US / Canada), French (Basic), Japanese (Conversational)


ERIKKA C

Profession: I am currently in freight brokerage, and in the past have worked as a student advisor, trainer, and customer service representative.

Teaching Experience: I have a great deal of training and coaching experience, having done so in almost every position I've held in the last 20 years. I'm a certified Trainer of Trainers with the YMCA of the USA, and more recently, as a student advisor with an online university, I was responsible for helping 20-40 students a month successfully complete their first classes. This entailed constant monitoring of each student's progress as well as walking them through assignments step-by-step.

Interests: Travel, reading, music(A.R.M.Y.!), foreign languages/cultures, good food with good people, and positive growth.

Education: I went to high school for general studies and sports medicine. I attend undergraduate general studies classes when I am able.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Aaye Ander

Profession: Masters Degree|author|interview&English coach|teacher&speaker|bus-owner|taught 3000+ online ESL classes:college students|kids|executives

Teaching Experience: I believe any and everyone can learn to speak English fluently. I have been training and teaching students, conducting workshops and seminars for over 20+ years. I have also taught students in boys and girls club, and I've been mentoring for over 30+ years. Hereto, I have been teaching online phonics, groups classes and English to one-on-one students in primary and secondary school, college students, aspiring authors, fashion gurus, and business men and women for almost two years.

Interests: My interests are reading, writing, horses, English, Math, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), cars, music, cooking (foodie), fashion, (branding specialist). I have also co-authored three books and have written many inspirational articles for a couple of magazines.

Education: Masters in Leadership Studies at Lancaster College &
Business Administration and General Studies at Lancaster Bible College

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Danika M

Profession: Teacher, Interpreter and Translator

Teaching Experience: I've been an English teacher for the past 25 years and have taught every age level.

Interests: Travel, health, nutrition, cuisine, countries & cultures around the world. I am curious and interested in learning new things and meeting new people.

During my time off I enjoy music, watching movies\TV series and my all time favorite is a day at the beach!

Education: I have a teaching degree and am a certified Translator and Interpreter

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Portuguese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational)


Bill Ace

Profession: Teacher

Teaching Experience: I have been a teacher for 20+ years. I have spent most of my teaching life working in Thailand teaching ESL and i have considerable experience in teaching younger students. I worked in international kindergartens for 7 years and in the evenings taught at a wide range of businesses teaching business English

Interests: I like all kinds of sport and watch sport regularly.
I also read widely often as a result of helping students with assignments

Education: I was educated in the UK and have an upper second class degree in business from Staffordshire University and a post graduate diploma in education from Mission College.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)


Joyce CO

Profession: Assistant Team Manager, AT&T Mobility

Teaching Experience: -1 year as an English co-teacher at Manuel German Cuello in Valledupar, Colombia to 9th and 10th graders

- English and Spanish Tutor in the Language Lab at Thiel College and Youngstown State University

- Private Spanish tutoring for couples and families vacationing to Spanish speaking countries

- Sunday School and Bible Study Teacher at New Bethel Baptist Church and Sword of the Lord Global Ministries to children of all age groups and also to adults.

Interests: I am a global citizen who loves to travel. I have visited Europe, Asia and South America. I love meeting new people and learning about their culture and lifestyle.

I love to talk but I also love to listen. It's amazing what one can learn just by listening

I also enjoy reading, good food and spending time laughing with family and friends.

Education: I majored in Spanish with a minor in English and Political Science. I graduated from Youngstown State University with a Bachelor's Degree.

I also hold two TESOL certifications totaling 160 hours.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Spanish (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: UK), Indonesian (Fluent), Malay (Conversational)


Joe Hall

Profession: Mechanical E Self Employed retired Homeschool Martial arts TaeKwon Do Father

Teaching Experience: I Homeschool (Very Successfully) my 2 children. My daughter has become somewhat of a prodigy. She has been reading since she was 2.5 years old in 2 languages ! I speak 3 languages, with English being my Native language. I also speak fairly fluent Spanish and used to speak good french having lived in Montreal for 12 years and now the Dominican republic for 14 years in total. Happy to help you with learning the basics, conversational with Interview coaching, Business English, Children welcome

Interests: I follow F1 racing, Hockey, and Am Involved in tae Kwon Do , practicing and teaching. We are a very busy family !

Education: Graduated High School In Sydney , Nova Scotia Canada

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)


Guss J

Profession: Interpreter, Translator, Teacher.

Teaching Experience: 15 years English teaching experience

Interests: Sports, Finance, Computer Technology, Electronics

Education: Portuguese(BA)
Associate of Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.)
Certified Translator & Interpreter

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), Portuguese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational)


Franck L

Profession: Freelance artist / programmer - Languages: Português, Français, Español, Italiano - Interview Preparation

Teaching Experience: Teaching assistant School of Visual Arts
Private language tutoring

Interests: Visual arts, computer programming and web design, cuisine, investing, film and TV, world events

Education: visual arts
computer programming

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada), French (Native), Portuguese (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational), Italian (Conversational)


Steven Alan M

Profession: Pharmacist

Teaching Experience: For 9 years I was a TaeKwon-Do black belt instructor. I was also a teaching assistant for several classes while attending the University at Buffalo.

Interests: My interests include: learning Japanese, camping, hiking, backpacking, surfing, paddle boarding, boating, martial arts, movies, and traveling.

Education: In 2010 I graduated from the University at Buffalo with a bachelor's degree in Biomedical Sciences and a minor in Pharmacology and Toxicology. In 2014 I graduated from the University at Buffalo with a PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy) degree.

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


Deb Furtak

Profession: English Teacher

Teaching Experience: TEFL certification, Bachelor in Physcology

Interests: I love nature,long walks,swimming,reading,meeting new people,cooking,art,animals,ridding my horse in the jungle of Costa Rica,movies,having coffee with friends

Education: McMaster University where I studied Psychology

Spoken Languages: English (Native)


Scott D B

Profession: English teacher

Teaching Experience: I have taught in English classrooms for all ages, from babies to adults. At present, I teach primarily adults, and study Thai in Thailand 7 days per week. I enjoy getting to know my students' unique personalities and learning styles.

Interests: I like to watch movies, read, paint, exercise, and last but not least, spend time with my family!

Education: I majored in Liberal Arts from Penn State University, and possess a TEFL certificate. I am currently a student of the Thai language, and believe education never ends.

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Stephanie HI

Profession: *Licensed Academic English, History & Art Teacher w/ Masters Degree * IELTS Trainer * Athletic Coach * Certified Professional Life Coach *

Teaching Experience: *25+ years as a Licensed Academic Teacher of ages Pre-K Gifted, Elementary, High School English, History, Art & Job Readiness Skills
*25+ years as an Athletic Coach
*10 years as a Certified Professional Life Coach & Motivational Speaker
*Certified IELTS Exam Preperation Instructor

Interests: I have a broad base of interests! I do not have too many things that I dislike! Sports of any kind! Cultural Foods. I am an antique lover. DIY project enthusiast especially transforming something old into a new creation. I love the outdoors and exploring, animal lover and advocate, and an avid reader of motivational & inspirational books as well as the latest and greatest discoveries. Movies in all genres. Conversation with anyone about almost​ anything!

Education: * Bachelors Degree / Linfield College / Double Major in Education & Sociology
* Masters Degree / Antioch University / Specializing in Curriculum Development & Special Education
*Continuing Education / Art & Art Education / Learning Styles & Techniques / Teaching Culturally DIverse Students
* IELTS Training Certification / Cambridge
* Professional Life Coaching Certification

Spoken Languages: English (Native: US / Canada)


Kate Kay

Profession: Psychologist

Teaching Experience: I have worked in many school settings as a teaching assistant, Child and Youth Worker and Social Worker supporting adolescents academic achievement. I am patient and make learning fun. I live in Canada so have a good understanding of North American English as well as British English. I can help with understanding accents. I also have specialized knowledge about medical language.

Interests: Travel
Dance
Visiting restaurants
Psychology
World affairs
Animals
Scuba Diving

Education: University of London Bachelors of Psychology
Lakehead University Bachelors of Social Work
University of Toronto Masters of Social Work

Spoken Languages: English (Native: UK)


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: US / Canada), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic), Tagalog (Native), Japanese (Basic)