AY Lecture: Emily Wang

On Friday, January 24th, our academics intern, Emily Wang, gave a wonderful lecture on her volunteering experiences in Mongolia and Cambodia. She begins the lecture by asking the audience, “What’s the happiest moment of your life?”, which is a very deep and complicated question to … 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 pr … 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 paroch … 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 f … Read more

Meet EC Los Angeles’ new intern, David Kim!

I was born in Jumunjin which is small sea side town in Korea. When I was baby, my parents were busy so I had raised by my grandmother. My grandmother loved me so much than any other grandchildren and even her children so I loved her too. She passed out when I was 10 and it was the most heartbreaking … Read more

Studying English in Los Angeles

When you’re traveling to a different country, you are most likely going to visit all the tourist attractions that you have heard about in movies, TVs, and on the Internet. Especially when you’re also spending a lot of your time studying a different language, you will not have a lot of ti … 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 rehearsin … Read more