Lan Vu, Ph.D.
Lan Vu holds a B.A. in English teaching from Quy Nhon University – Vietnam, an M.A. in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) and Applied Linguistics from Southern Illinois University (SIU) – U.S.A., and a Ph.D. in Rhetoric & Composition from SIU – U.S.A. With a distinguished academic background, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the field of English language education.
Throughout her extensive career, Lan Vu has demonstrated her commitment to enhancing language learning experiences. She has taught College Writing to American students as well as ESL writing to international students across different regions. Notably, she has designed and instructed specialized courses tailored to diverse purposes, including IELTS, TOEFL, SAT, GRE Test Preparation, Advanced Reading and Writing, Public Speaking, Business English, and Technical English.
What sets Lan Vu apart is her exceptional approach to education. Her compassionate and innovative teaching methods have resonated with students for over 20 years, fostering meaningful connections and driving tangible learning outcomes. She has also exhibited her dedication to the field by establishing the English learning program at https://hoctottienganh.vn/, as well as founding the IELTS English Speaking program at https://epasspeaking.com/, both of which showcase her commitment to providing accessible and effective language learning resources.
One of Lan Vu’s strengths lies in her ability to guide students through various communication projects. With a versatile skill set, she has lent her expertise to assist students across disciplines, supporting them from the initial planning stages to the final polished versions. Her contributions extend to a wide range of academic and professional documents, including course papers, presentations, theses, dissertations, college admissions essays, and application essays.
In summation, Lan Vu’s journey in the field of English language education has been marked by a tireless dedication to fostering effective communication skills. Her illustrious career, highlighted by her innovative teaching methods and initiatives, continues to make a positive impact on language learners of all backgrounds.
Cassandra Stephens-Johnson, Ph.D.
Cassandra Stephens-Johnson is a dedicated English educator, with a specialization in Rhetoric and Composition. Presently, she serves as an English instructor at the University of Nevada Reno, U.S.A. Her teaching experience spans various levels, including Intermediate and Advanced Writing courses, along with TOEFL prep courses, during her tenure at Southern Illinois Carbondale’s Intensive English Program from 2009 to 2015. Preceding 2008, she contributed to the education of Non-Native English speakers at Middle Tennessee State University, U.S.A. Apart from her instructional role, Cassandra has been invited to share her expertise as a speaker at teacher training workshops focused on second language acquisition instruction.
Linda Nguyen, Ph.D.
Andrew Seibert, M.A.
Meet Andrew (Andy) Seibert: Illuminating Pathways in Multilingual Language Education
Embark on a journey of multilingual exploration with Andrew (Andy) Seibert, a spirited PhD scholar in Multilingual Language Education at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH, U.S.A. An academic voyage dedicated to unraveling the intricate tapestry of languages and fostering a rich, multilingual landscape.
Guiding the next generation of educators, Andy currently finds himself shaping the minds of Pre-Service TESOL and World Language teachers. His classrooms echo with the vibrancy of diverse linguistic horizons, as he shares his expertise garnered from extensive engagements with ESL teachers and students across the globe. From the enchanting corners of Brazil to the sun-kissed shores of Costa Rica, and the bustling streets of China to the heartland of the US, Andy has immersed himself in diverse cultures, languages, and teaching environments.
At the heart of his journey lies a fervent passion for illuminating the art of language acquisition. With a well-traveled path that encompasses both ESL speaking and writing, he dons the role of a guide who not only imparts knowledge but nurtures a deep understanding of the intricate process of learning languages.
Beyond the world of academia, Andy’s spirit soars in the realms of literature, writing, and globetrotting adventures. When not shaping young minds, you’ll find him lost in the pages of a book, crafting stories of his own, exploring new horizons, or even delving into the captivating universe of video games.
Andrew (Andy) Seibert—a confluence of academia and adventure, a torchbearer of multilingualism, and a guide igniting the paths of future educators.
Alice Travers, M.A.
Patricia Eagan, MFA.
Discover Your Writing Muse with Patricia Eagan
Embark on an exquisite writing journey with Patricia Eagan – a writer, educator, and nonprofit consultant nestled in the enchanting Lake Tahoe region of California. With a B.A. in Literature from the esteemed University of California, Santa Cruz, and a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Nonfiction from the illustrious University of Pittsburgh, Patricia is your gateway to a world of literary brilliance.
A Decade of Writing Excellence Awaits You
Patricia’s journey is a tapestry woven with the threads of writing, education, and nonprofit expertise. For over ten captivating years, she has sculpted her craft as a freelance writer, educator, and recently as a dynamic nonprofit consultant excelling in professional writing and fundraising endeavors. Dive into her world of versatility where scholarly writing, creative expressions, and professional documents like resumes, cover letters, and research proposals are her playground.
Ignite Your Inner Wordsmith with Patricia’s Expertise
Patricia Eagan is more than a consultant; she’s a guide who illuminates your path to self-expression. Whether it’s scholarly prowess, creative narratives, or crafting compelling professional documents, Patricia’s portfolio of excellence speaks volumes. Her knack for nurturing your highest potential is unparalleled, ensuring your words resonate with impact and authenticity.
Unveil Your Writing Dreams Today
It’s time to translate your writing aspirations into reality. Patricia eagerly awaits to be part of your writing odyssey. Connect with her to infuse your words with life, meaning, and artistry. With Patricia’s guidance, your writing projects will evolve into masterpieces that captivate, inspire, and leave an indelible mark.
Tinh N. Dang, M.A.
Chau Truong, M.A.
Meet Chau: Shaping Minds Through Second Language Studies
Chau’s educational journey is characterized by a profound commitment to enhancing second language acquisition. Armed with a Master’s degree in Second Language Studies from the prestigious University of Hawaii at Mānoa, she has emerged as a trailblazer in the field of language education.
Her tenure at the University of Hawaii at Mānoa saw Chau not only obtaining academic excellence but also actively contributing to the educational landscape. With an astute focus on Academic English Writing and Reading courses, she skillfully guided both undergraduate and graduate students towards linguistic mastery. In her role, Chau also lent her expertise to individualized tutoring sessions across disciplines, amplifying the impact of her teaching.
Chau’s prowess extends beyond conventional classroom settings. As an adept instructor of specialized courses, she has played a pivotal role in helping students conquer standardized English proficiency exams like TOEFL, IELTS, and CAE. This dedication to empowering learners on their language journey reflects her commitment to their holistic growth.
An ardent researcher, Chau’s passion for second language writing is truly commendable. Her Master’s scholarly paper on EFL Writing Teacher Education not only exemplified her scholarly acumen but was also bestowed with the esteemed departmental Scholarly Excellence Prize—a testament to her unwavering pursuit of excellence in the field.
Chau—driven by a fervor for linguistic education, dedicated to illuminating the paths of language learners, and a guardian of scholarly distinction.
Chloe Castro, M.A.
Shelby Reed, M.A.
Shelby Reed shines as a beacon of expertise in the realm of communication disorders. A graduate of the University of Nebraska at Kearney, she holds a Bachelor of Science in Education Degree with a major in Communication Disorders—a testament to her unwavering commitment to enhancing communication skills.
With a profound understanding of the intricacies of language, Shelby has been a guiding light for international students striving to navigate the phonetic intricacies of the English language. Her dedication extends further to students facing challenges in English speaking, where she offers valuable articulation support.
As her journey continues, Shelby embarked on a new chapter by commencing her graduate studies at Baylor University. There, she pursued a master’s degree in speech-language pathology, a testament to her unyielding pursuit of expertise and her aspiration to contribute significantly to the field.
Shelby Reed—illuminating the path to effective communication, transforming challenges into triumphs, and embodying the essence of dedication and growth in the realm of communication disorders.