Andy was born in and raised in San Francisco but has spent most of his life in Vancouver, BC. That's why he speaks with an ‘American accent,’ the basis of his K- Method accent reduction process.
After graduating from Stanford University, he joined the Peace Corps and spent 2 years teaching in Ethiopia. Andy obtained his teaching certificate in BC and worked in Los Angeles for Warner Bros. and for Central Casting as an extra- casting director, hiring extras for movies, TV shows, and commercials.
Andy developed the K Method language delivery system that teaches students the right tongue and lip positions to pronounce each word without an accent.Andy has developed a strong reputation as a teacher who makes students feel very comfortable and confident in the learning process.
Andy has taught over 24,000 children and adults since 1997 He has also taught famous Chinese actors such as Jackie Chan (only for 3 hours) but Li Bing Bing and Yifei Liu. He also provided trainings to corporates, such as Google, BC Hydro and HSBC Bank etc..
从1997年至今，Andy老师致力于教授学生如何纠正口音，教授过的学生人数已经超过24000名，来自菲律宾、印度、美国、墨西哥、中国等。Andy老师曾在多家著名企业担任内部员工培训师，例如Google, BC Hydro，HSBC银行等。
Dr. Sonia SOLTANA was born in Paris, She attended Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne, obtained Bachelor degree Fine Arts, Master’s degree, Fine Arts and Diploma of Doctor, Fine Art, Earned doctorate PhD.
Dr. Sonia studied visual arts and mostly met students from all over the world. She taught visual arts in various colleges in Paris to students from different backgrounds and age groups. Dr. Sonia explores different skills to teach, including usual activities: rituals, nursery rhymes, phonology, mathematics, album reading, leading virtual tours of museums and monuments. She is familiar with the use of the Parisian cultural places and educational websites, and also with rich experience in supporting students to prepare for TEF Canada (Test d’Evaluation de Français).
Dr. Sonia is passionate about teaching and is committed to supporting, encouraging and inspiring students. She just moved to Vancouver and hopes to share her experiences with students and lead them to explore the culture and life in France.
Sonia博士有10余年的丰富教学经验，曾任教于法国多所大专院校，教授来自全球的各个年龄段学生艺术课程（从6-12岁，及12岁以上）。 Sonia博士的课堂形式活泼多样， 包括使用游戏，阅读，歌曲, 艺术，数学，虚拟参观等各种形式。Sonia博士熟悉巴黎的各种艺术及文化中心，对建筑，文化，历史都有专业独特的见解。她深谙法国各种教育网站的内容和使用，亦对于准备加拿大TEF法语水平考试有丰富的经验。
Manon was born in Montreal and is a French Canadian as first language speaking. She is a French Immersion teacher with 30 years of experience and have been teaching in BC from grade 2-12 since 1990.
Manon was graduated from Laval University in Quebec City with a B.A in Education of French Language & M.A., she later studied at UBC & graduated with M.ED in leadership.
When teaching French, teacher Manon considers the student globally and like the fact they succeed and enjoyed learning French. She appreciates the students putting efforts in studying and being motivated for learning a second language and commits herself in helping them to achieve it.
Rishi老师毕业于法国里昂大学（University of Lyon 2 Lumière）, 取得外国语言与文学学士学位。她出生于加拿大多伦多，在英法双语环境中成长，并在多伦多Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning取得公共关系证书。