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!

ESL Los Angeles Teacher

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 with students, learning about new cultures, helping people, just all people in general – students and co-workers, and leaving the day feeling fulfilled.

Tell a funny joke!
A man walks into a bar and says, “Ouch.”

What is your hidden talent?
My hidden talent is art of any kind. I’m no Picasso, but I like producing all types of art – painting, drawing, needlepoint, cooking.

What is the wildest/craziest thing you’ve ever done in your travels around the world?
They’re never crazy! They’re always very planned, organized, with a detailed-itinerary.

What message do you have for potential students?
Make sure that you when are coming to the US or whichever country in which you choose to study, to prepare to not just learn English but about the culture and location as well.

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