Amy Young - Regional Trainer, Beijing

Amy first arrived in China in 2001 starting her ESL career at Sichuan University. Since then, she has taught English to a wide range of learners in both China and Jordan.

She joined EFEC in 2010 first as a teacher, then Senior Teacher, finally moving to Center Education Manager (CEM) of two centers, before joining TRT. During her career she's earned a CELTA, DipTESOL, and IDLTM.

She is passionate about developing teachers, and enjoys mentoring trainees on the CertTESOL and DipTESOL programs.

Special Interests: Teaching phonology in the ESL classroom, Language acquisition in adult learners, Student and teacher motivation

Qualifications: MA in Asian Studies, CELTA, Trinity Diploma in TESOL, International Diploma in Language Teaching Management