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Teacher Feature: Ruby Delgado

Have you ever seen this teacher walking around school? Meet Ruby – one of EC Los Angeles’ energetic teachers! What do you do at EC? I currently teach Elementary, Upper Intermediate, and Grammar in Real Contexts I. What did you do before EC? Before EC, I was traveling and teaching ESL in Chile. Where is … Read more

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Meet Tory – Nile Navigator and ESL Teacher!

Tory Sims began teaching at EC Los Angeles last summer in 2014. He is a fun and engaging teacher in the classroom. Find out more about him below! Which classes do you teach? Elementary, Beginner, Intermediate, and Get Talking. What do you like most about teaching? Interacting with the students and helping people achieve their goals. … Read more

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Meet Ozden – Talented Artist and ESL Teacher!

Ozden Oztopcu started teaching EC Los Angeles at the beginning of 2015. She is a dedicated and kind teacher. Find out more about her below! Which classes do you teach? I teach Upper Intermediate, Advanced, TOEFL, Pre-Advanced, and Get Talking. What do you like most about teaching? What I like most about teaching is interacting … Read more

Meet Ali – English Teacher and Kobe Bryant fan!

Ali started teaching at EC Los Angeles in August of 2013. He was recently featured as the guest speaker for our Academic Year Lecture Series. Ali spoke about Muhammad Ali and other influential black figures in American history, as a part of Black History Month for the month of February. Find out more about him below!   … Read more

EC Los Angeles English Teacher Feature: David Whatley

  He was born and raised in the Bay Area and came to Los Angeles to attend UCLA where he majored in Political Science. He is passionate about politics and public policy and actually hasworked on over half a dozen political campaigns. He is most proud of having served on the Obama for America presidential … Read more

EC Los Angeles English Teacher Feature: Abdurahman Ali

Abdurrahman Ali was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He studied Kinesiology at Cal State LA, but always had an interest in teaching; both of his parents worked in the field of education. When he began fourth grade, the first wave of students from Saudi Arabia joined his dad’s parochial school in Los Angeles. The … Read more

EC Los Angeles English Teacher Feature: John Boktor

  John Boktor was born and raised in the land of Cleopatra, and Alexander the Great! Yes, it is Cairo, Egypt, one of the most crowded yet rich cities in its rich cultural heritage and is considered a meeting place for so many cultures from around the world for so many years. So, Arabic is his … Read more

EC Los Angeles English Teacher Feature: Max Eugene

Max was born in Haiti and grew up in Brooklyn, New York City. He studied Philosophy, Dance and Theater in upstate New York. He lived in Italy for some time before he moved to California and earned a Master’s Degree in Theater Arts at California Institute of the Arts. Currently, he is rehearsing a dance-theater … Read more