Our authors are all highly trained professionals in the teaching and training field and have years of experience in classrooms across the world. This experience feeds into their writing ensuring that their materials are based directly on the reality of the language classroom. See below to find out more about them all, both inside and outside the classroom!

Annie Taylor

Annie Taylor has worked in English Language Teaching for the past twenty years. She has worked in the UK, New Zealand and Spain in private language schools and universities. She has enjoyed teaching a wide variety of students from all over the world. Having completed her Masters in Applied Linguistics at Victoria University in Wellington New Zealand, she moved into teacher training.

She works as a CELTA trainer and has developed teacher training programmes for native and non-native speaker teachers. Annie is an experienced examiner and works on IELTS and Cambridge exams.

She enjoys producing teaching materials and has worked on a number of projects in New Zealand and the UK. For Richmond, she has worked on the Elevator series and Target FCE. Annie currently lives in Bristol.


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