John is a certified CELTA ESL Teacher with 140+ hours in training to teach English as a second language. John has taught English at a hagwon to children and adults in South Korea. Additionally, John teaches English online to students in South Korea. John believes in motivating students to reach their fullest potential. He has volunteered as a classroom ESL tutor at the Emily Griffith Technical College Refugee Center in Denver, Colorado. While at the Refugee Center, John taught immigrants how to read, spell and pronounce vocabulary. He has also tutored an elementary student in reviewing 161 sight words in preparation for the school year. He is multi-lingual and able to tutor in Greek and has studied Japanese and French. John has a B.A. in International Studies and Minor in Modern Languages from Virginia Military Institute and a M.J.A. in Justice Administration from Norwich University. He enjoys fishing, painting, and photography.
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