At Live Lingua English we know that the key to learning English is having a great teacher.
Prof. Lynn is an adjunct instructor of geography at three colleges: Florida State University- Panama City, Chipola College and Gulf Coast Community College. Earlier in her academic career she studied at Univeridsad Ibero-Americana in Mexico City and did research for the National Science Foundation in Costa Rica. Much of her career was as a research writer, one post was at the UC Berkeley Space Sciences Laboratory. A native of Florida, she also has lived in Texas and California. Currently she lives in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.
Matthew is a native English Speaker from Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is a career professional Securities Trader with 30 years of experience in financial markets. Matthew has a lively, engaging style teaching all levels of English, with specializations in test preparation(PET,FCE,TOEFL,CAE,CPE,GMAT) and business English. He lives in Barcelona, Spain with his wife and dog. They like to take long walks and explore Europe's most beautiful city.
Annie is a mother tongue English Speaks from London, England. She's travelled extensively around the globe and speaks Spanish. She's taught English in Oaxaca, Mexico and in various locations across Southern Africa. Her interests are Horse Riding, Hiking, and warm tropical places with nice beaches. She loves cooking and has trained as a Chef. Her interests are also in the Arts, and she likes to visit art galleries, theatres, film and music festivals when she is able. Annie is 45 years old.
George is a qualified American language instructor with over 20 years’ experience and with a passion for teaching. He has taught all levels and ages. H teaches French, Italian and Spanish, besides English and holds a MSC and PHD from New York University. George enjoys good books, sports, films and is a fan of international food and wines. .
Thom has been an instructor and language service company owner in Kanagawa, Japan. His clients have included Corporations, Businesses, High Schools, along with children, adults and college students. Thom offers a wide range of English teaching methods and has extensive experience with speech writing and proofreading. In his spare time he pursues interests in film making, music production, comedy writing, viniculture, and is a seasoned NBA basketball game watcher.
Darin, is a certified/licensed TEFL teacher as well as a former financial administrator & money manager who brings a combined total of over 17 years experience to share with you. Darin is native English Speaks (being born & raised in the U.S.) and not only has the ability to teach all "skill levels" of English (as required by Cambridge University) but also provides the unique ability to teach the students how English is "used" in real life settings & situations. This is done by incorporating idiomatic expressions, work jargon, & slang that is commonly used in day to day speech but not given in the texts that are required by Cambridge University. Darin's teaching experience has ranged from basic level (A1) to the complexities of teaching exam courses such as the TOEFL, SAT, & GMAT and have allowed him the rare opportunity to incorporate his personal work & life experiences & hobbies that include: personal finance, self-development, & music.
My name is Jeremy. I’m from Boston, Massachusetts in the US and now live in central Mexico with my wife and two kids. I have worked for years as an independent English teacher and translator with several national and international companies. In my free time I like to exercise, watch movies, and go out with my family.
Melanie has English teacher certification and a degree in Diplomacy and World Affairs from Occidental College in Los Angeles, California. She also has certificates in TOEFL exam prep, English Grammar, and Business English. Her experience ranges from personal tutoring to full-time private school classes, as well as working with adults and children. Melanie spends her free time enjoying music, dancing, eating out, reading, and exploring nature.
Mallory Hylton is originally from Ohio and has degrees in both Psychology and Spanish, as well as her TEFL certification. She has taught English and resided in Costa Rica, Uruguay and Panama. Her students are of differing ages and she has helped them build fluency, assisted them in improving work related topics in English and prepared them for exams, including the TOEFL, IELTS, GMAT, FCE and CPE. She loves teaching and believes that language should be treated not only as a means of communications, but also a way to share culture and ideas.
Steven holds Masters degrees in geography and natural resources as well as a certification as a TEFL instructor. Steven has taught at the collegiate level to students of Latin America and the Caribbean as well as the high school level to students in Mexico plus private session to students of all age groups and language levels. Steven currently lives in Mexico after serving as a volunteer for three years in that country.
A lover of languages, Sarah is a native English Speaks who has learned French, Spanish, and Portuguese. Sarah has many years of experience teaching English around the globe. Besides general English, her areas of expertise are Academic, Scientific, and Medical English. She works with all levels of students and especially enjoys tutoring written English.
Kerri received her Spanish Education degree from Hope College in Holland Michigan. She has been teaching second grade in Queretaro Mexico for the past year and has experience tutoring kids English, volunteering teaching ESL to adults in the Holland, MI community, and taught in a Spanish immersion school in Michigan. She is passionate about teaching and second language aquisition. When she is not teaching her hobbies include dancing (especially salsa!), hiking, camping, traveling, and learning more Spanish!
Claudia grew up with English as well and now lives in the Philippines. She started teaching both languages in 1993 in Japan, where she also learnt to speak Japanese. She has taught all ages and all levels, conversation, business, exam prep, reading, discussion, etc. She loves reading about any topic (novels and non-fiction), cooking, and travelling.
Christina is an enthusiastic, supportive and dedicated English teacher from the United States. She has extensive experience teaching Business English in addition to General English. Christina also helps students prepare for English exams such as TOEIC and BEC. Besides teaching, Christina likes to travel, learn about different cultures, read and go to concerts.
Sesia is an enthusiastic, resourceful, patient English instructor from the United States with a background in International Business, Modern Languages, Telecommunications, and Diplomacy. The majority of the time, she teaches Business English, Professional Communication Skills, and Pronunciation Courses. She specializes, though, in helping students prepare for standardized exams, such as TOEFL pBT/iBT, TOEIC, IELTS, BEC, GRE, and SATs. Outside of teaching, she enjoys traveling to new places, reading historical fiction or science fiction, and playing sports that challenge her physically and mentally.
Oceana C. is a certified native English teacher from the United States, with over 4 years of experience teaching ESL and over 3 years of experience tutoring in all subjects. She has a bachelors degree in geography and geology from Dartmouth College and a TEFL certificate from the International Teacher Training Organization (ITTO). She has been teaching business and general English in Mexico City for the past 3 and a half years, and also has experience teaching essay writing, editing, job training skills, and working with children. Oceana loves playing music (flute, guitar, and ukulele), as well as cooking, traveling, meeting new people, and being outside.
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We had enrolled in [Live Lingua] in 2009 and have been taking classes with them both online and at their school every summer since. The quality of their teachers and staff is the best we have found anywhere.Nicholes Family
Great teachers. I tried three other simular services before finding Live Lingua. That was 2 years ago and I am still taking class with them.Chris B. - Computer Engineer
My company paid for these French lessons as we are expanding into different French markets. Since then many other staff members have signed on, we are all very happy with Live Lingua.Evalyn E. - Sales Director
Most of my clients speak English, and I was no comfortable when they called me on the phone. Now I can speak with them without any problem, and my boss is very happy with the results.Oksana P. - Travel Agent