Expert Teachers

English Teachers

Peter Burgess


Qualifications:

B.A. (Honour in Philosophy & English)
Postgraduate in Education


Years of teaching experiences:

30+ years


Strengths:

GCE ‘O’ & ‘A’ Level English
English Literature
IELTS
English as a Second Language...

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Peter Burgess


Qualifications :

B.A. (Honour in Philosophy & English)
Postgraduate in Education


Years of teaching experiences :

30+ years


Strenghts :
GCE ‘O’ & ‘A’ Level English
English Literature
IELTS
English as a Second Language

John Freeman


Qualifications:

M.A. (English Studies: Language in Education)
B.A. (Sociology)
Certificate in TESL


Years of teaching experiences:

20 years


Strengths:

English as a Second Language
IGCSE and IB Language and Literature
Expository Writing
Bus...

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John Freeman


Qualifications :

M.A. (English Studies: Language in Education)
B.A. (Sociology)
Certificate in TESL


Years of teaching experiences :

20 years


Strenghts :
English as a Second Language
IGCSE and IB Language and Literature
Expository Writing
Business English


With 20 years of teaching experience, John has worked in both language centres and international schools, with students ranging from upper primary age to adults. He has also taught Business English and Presentation Skills, having worked briefly in both the travel industry and the financial markets.

John enjoys interacting with his students and challenging them to become pro-active learners and informed “consumers.” He believes that for long-lasting learning to take place, students must be engaged affectively. Thus, John endeavours to conduct lessons in ways that draw out the students’ own life experiences and existing reservoir of personal and cultural knowledge.

Cruiz Dwyer


Qualifications:

B.A. Hons (English)
B.A. (Communication Science)


Years of teaching experiences:

5 years


Strengths:

English as a Second Language
Young Learners (Grade 1 to 12)
Business English
Corporate tr...

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Cruiz Dwyer


Qualifications :

B.A. Hons (English)
B.A. (Communication Science)


Years of teaching experiences :

5 years


Strenghts :
English as a Second Language
Young Learners (Grade 1 to 12)
Business English
Corporate training

Cruiz has been teaching English in Singapore since first arriving here. Before that he had worked in Japan for 4 years where he instructed school students, university students, and adults. Cruiz is passionate about English and wishes to share this passion with others in a relaxed environment.

Susan McKenzie


Qualifications:

B.A. (Law)
M.A. (Business Law & International Economics)


Years of teaching experiences:

20+ years


Strengths:

English as a Second Language
Business English (Business writing, presentation & negotiation)
IEL...

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Susan McKenzie


Qualifications :

B.A. (Law)
M.A. (Business Law & International Economics)


Years of teaching experiences :

20+ years


Strenghts :
English as a Second Language
Business English (Business writing, presentation & negotiation)
IELTS/TOEIC
Corporate training
English for Kids (3 to 16 years old)
Preparation for PSLE, 'O' & 'A' Level (speaking, grammar and writing)


Susan’s English credentials include having been a book author, a book editor and sub-editor of the Tatler group of publications. Holder of law degrees with specialisation in practical business law, Susan is a London and Singapore-trained lawyer and English teacher who has worked at the British Council, the British High Commission and the British Railways Board.

Susan encourages participation, promoting confident usage of newly-acquired knowledge. Susan shares experience, wisdom and practical insights including leadership, high-performance teamwork, personal development, business development and management.

Keith Gaugler


Qualifications:

M.A. (Elementary Education)
M.A. (Rehabilitation Counselling)
B.A. (Social & Rehabilitation services)


Years of teaching experiences:

5 years


Strengths:

English as a Second Language
Grade 3-12 English
Counselling

Keith uses a posit...

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Keith Gaugler


Qualifications :

M.A. (Elementary Education)
M.A. (Rehabilitation Counselling)
B.A. (Social & Rehabilitation services)


Years of teaching experiences :

5 years


Strenghts :
English as a Second Language
Grade 3-12 English
Counselling

Keith uses a positive learning environment that will encourage students to strengthen their self-confidence in becoming proficient with the English language. He enjoys teaching in small groups or with individual students from Kindergarten to Adult learners.

Scott Simmons


Qualifications:

B.A. (Philosophy & Politics)
TEFL-certified


Years of teaching experiences:

4 years


Strengths:

English Literature
English as a Second Language
Business English
English writing (Analyti...

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Scott Simmons


Qualifications :

B.A. (Philosophy & Politics)
TEFL-certified


Years of teaching experiences :

4 years


Strenghts :
English Literature
English as a Second Language
Business English
English writing (Analytic, Creative & Expository)
Grade 1-12 English

Scott enjoys employing humor in his classes to maintain student creativity and engagement. He focuses on practice over perfection and believes strongly in the power of words. In his classes students can expect challenging ideas and situations which encourage them to reach their goals.

Audrey Pereira


Qualifications:

Diploma in TESOL
B.A. (Economics & Political Science)


Years of teaching experiences:

17 years


Strengths:

English as a Foreign Language
Academic English
English for Kids
Business Writing
B...

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Audrey Pereira


Qualifications :

Diploma in TESOL
B.A. (Economics & Political Science)


Years of teaching experiences :

17 years


Strenghts :
English as a Foreign Language
Academic English
English for Kids
Business Writing
Business English

Audrey has lived in Australia for many years. Her keen interest and knowledge in literature and effective communication have propelled her passion to teach and coach students to master their learning objectives within a fun and motivational environment.

Vanessa Montano


Qualifications:

M.A. (Applied Linguistics)
B.A. (European Studies)
TEFL Certified


Years of teaching experiences:

12 years


Strengths:

English as a Foreign Language
Business English
English Writing (Academic & Expository)
En...

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Vanessa Montano


Qualifications :

M.A. (Applied Linguistics)
B.A. (European Studies)
TEFL Certified


Years of teaching experiences :

12 years


Strenghts :
English as a Foreign Language
Business English
English Writing (Academic & Expository)
English for Kids
German as a Foreign Language

Vanessa believes that language is a life skill that lets students successfully adapt to their everyday life. For this reason, she aims to bring authenticity to the classroom by using real-life connections and situations that are relevant and helpful to the students whenever they go out into the real world. Vanessa also enjoys learning from her students as much as she enjoys teaching them.

David Johnson


Qualifications:

B.A. (Speech Communication)
TEFL-certified


Years of teaching experiences:

5 years


Strengths:

English as a Foreign Language
Business English
Corporate Training


David h...

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David Johnson


Qualifications :

B.A. (Speech Communication)
TEFL-certified


Years of teaching experiences :

5 years


Strenghts :
English as a Foreign Language
Business English
Corporate Training


David has been involved the business profession for more than 30 years. He brings a broad range of business English skill sets to the table including: team management, sales, marketing and presentations, procurement, corporate finance and office administration, human resources, store keeping, Information flow and digital asset safety consultation.

As Managing Director and Director of Sales and Marketing and Business Development trainer, a few of his accomplishments include organizing the opening of offices, recruiting, training, coaching and managing sales and marketing people in Asia Pacific. He has helped people develop business plans and marketing budgets, forecasting, achievement of sales targets, deeper market penetration, robust profit margin, and an increase of sales revenue, which has consistently improved the bottom-line of the company.


David's Bachelor Degree is in Speech Communications from the California State University, Long Beach, USA and his TESOL Certification is from TEFL International, Zhuhai, China.

Cher Reynolds


Qualifications:

M.A. (Creative Advertising) & TEFL Cert
B.A. Hons (Media Studies)


Years of teaching experiences:

4 years


Strengths:

English as a Second Language
Business English
IELTS/TOEIC
Corporate training

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Cher Reynolds


Qualifications :

M.A. (Creative Advertising) & TEFL Cert
B.A. Hons (Media Studies)


Years of teaching experiences :

4 years


Strenghts :
English as a Second Language
Business English
IELTS/TOEIC
Corporate training

Cher has also taught English in China. She enjoys creative teaching, relating the material to real-life experiences, & is good at understanding the needs of the students. She is very enthusiastic and passionate about teaching.

Juliet Lee


Qualifications:

M.A. (English)
B.A. (English)
CELTA


Years of teaching experiences:

10+ years


Strengths:

English as a Foreign Language
Business English
English Writing (Academic & Expository)
En...

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Juliet Lee


Qualifications :

M.A. (English)
B.A. (English)
CELTA


Years of teaching experiences :

10+ years


Strenghts :
English as a Foreign Language
Business English
English Writing (Academic & Expository)
English for Kids

Besides teaching elementary, junior college and tertiary levels, Juliet has taught business and conversational English to many nationalities. Bonding with students and helping them speak English more fluently are both a joy and a challenge to her.

Dr. Victor Han


Qualifications:

Ph.D. (Linguistics)
Ed.M. (TESOL)
M.A. (English Language and Literature)
B.A. (English Language and Literature)


Years of teaching experiences:

10+ years


Strengths:

Chinese as a Foreign Language
English as a Foreign Language
Toeic & Ielts Exam Preparation
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Dr. Victor Han


Qualifications :

Ph.D. (Linguistics)
Ed.M. (TESOL)
M.A. (English Language and Literature)
B.A. (English Language and Literature)


Years of teaching experiences :

10+ years


Strenghts :
Chinese as a Foreign Language
English as a Foreign Language
Toeic & Ielts Exam Preparation
Refining grammar skills


Dr. Han has taught both English and Chinese in Beijing, Boston, and Singapore for over a decade. He has experience with students from very different backgrounds and social settings. He enjoys teaching adult learners in a communicative approach.

Chinese Teachers

Dr. Victor Han


Qualifications:

Ph.D. (Linguistics)
Ed.M. (TESOL)
M.A. (English Language and Literature)
B.A. (English Language and Literature)


Years of teaching experiences:

10+ years


Strengths:

Chinese as a Foreign Language
English as a Foreign Language

Dr. Han has taught both Engl...

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Dr. Victor Han


Qualifications :

Ph.D. (Linguistics)
Ed.M. (TESOL)
M.A. (English Language and Literature)
B.A. (English Language and Literature)


Years of teaching experiences :

10+ years


Strenghts :
Chinese as a Foreign Language
English as a Foreign Language

Dr. Han has taught both English and Chinese in Beijing, Boston, and Singapore for over a decade. He has experience with students from very different backgrounds and social settings. He enjoys teaching adult learners in a communicative approach.

Fei Chen


Qualifications:

B.A. (Teaching Chinese)


Years of teaching experiences:

5 years


Strengths:

Chinese as a Foreign Language
Business Chinese
HSK Exam Preparation
Chinese for Kids

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Fei Chen


Qualifications :

B.A. (Teaching Chinese)


Years of teaching experiences :

5 years


Strenghts :
Chinese as a Foreign Language
Business Chinese
HSK Exam Preparation
Chinese for Kids
Corporate Chinese

Chen Fei enjoys in motivating, mentoring, and developing individuals in Chinese language and culture study. She has provided in-company Business Chinese communication courses, HSK exam preparation, and survival Chinese in Singapore and China. She loves teaching and seeing her students progress well.

Lin Zhu


Qualifications:

M.A. (Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language)
B.A. (Teaching Chinese)


Years of teaching experiences:

5 years


Strengths:

Teaching Chinese a Foreign Language
HSK Exam Preparation
Business Chinese
Chinese Culture...

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Lin Zhu


Qualifications :

M.A. (Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language)
B.A. (Teaching Chinese)


Years of teaching experiences :

5 years


Strenghts :
Teaching Chinese a Foreign Language
HSK Exam Preparation
Business Chinese
Chinese Culture
Chinese for Kids
Calligraphy

Zhu Lin has taught Chinese to students from all walk of life. She would strive to enable her students to reach high level of Chinese proficiency through an interactive classroom approach aimed at developing communicative competency.

Andrea Hsieh


Qualifications:

M.A. (International Business Studies);
B.A. (Chinese Literature);


Years of teaching experiences:

4 years


Strengths:

Chinese as a Foreign Language
Business Chinese
Chinese for Kids
Chinese Culture

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Andrea Hsieh


Qualifications :

M.A. (International Business Studies);
B.A. (Chinese Literature);


Years of teaching experiences :

4 years


Strenghts :
Chinese as a Foreign Language
Business Chinese
Chinese for Kids
Chinese Culture

Andrea is an enthusiastic and highly qualified Chinese teacher with particular interest in Practical Mandarin and Chinese Culture.

Xiaoting Li


Qualifications:

B.A. (Chinese);
P.G.D. (Chinese Language Education);


Years of teaching experiences:

5 years


Strengths:

Chinese Literature
HSK Test Preparation
Chinese as a Second Language
Business Chinese

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Xiaoting Li


Qualifications :

B.A. (Chinese);
P.G.D. (Chinese Language Education);


Years of teaching experiences :

5 years


Strenghts :
Chinese Literature
HSK Test Preparation
Chinese as a Second Language
Business Chinese

Xiaoting enjoys teaching both young learners&adults and has worked with professionals from different walks of life. She incorporates cultural elements and her passion in each of her lessons.

Other Language Teachers

Julia Kireeva


Qualifications:

M.A. (French Language);
B.A. (Economics & Business);
Diploma (Interpretation);


Years of teaching experiences:

3 years


Strengths:

Russian Language as a Foreign Language
French Language as a Foreign Language

Julia is fl...

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Julia Kireeva


Qualifications :

M.A. (French Language);
B.A. (Economics & Business);
Diploma (Interpretation);


Years of teaching experiences :

3 years


Strenghts :
Russian Language as a Foreign Language
French Language as a Foreign Language

Julia is fluent in Russian and French languages. To help her students to achieve a high level of language proficiency, she teaches them all language skills including grammar, pronunciation, reading, translating, audio-course. She also adds fun and culture elements in her lesson, which brings her students with enjoyment and appreciation for foreign languages.