Who We Are

language connectED offers an array of services to help non-native speakers advance their English language skills and strategies for effective communication.

Services can be customized to meet your specific requirements.

In general it was one of the most helpful courses that I have attended so far. It provided us with useful and practical tips and advice on improving our speech, skills on organizing presentations more effectively and describing our data.
— Anonymous, University of Pennsylvania Postdoc Researher

Mallory Fix, Management Team Member

Education: MSEd. TESOL, Temple University; BSEd. Secondary Education-History/Citzenship Education, Temple University

Years of experience: 10 years

Areas of expertise: English for Specific Purposes, English for Academic Purposes, Pragmatics, Program Development and Management

Quote I live by: “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” - Mark Twain

Rebecca Toner, Management Team Member                                                        

Peace Corps Volunteer, China, 2001-2003

Education: MA, TESOL Middlebury Institute of International Studies; BA, French University of North Carolina, Wilmington

Years of Experience: 15+

Areas of expertise: Corporate training and consultingPronunciation; Presentations; College admissions for international students; English for STEM; Reflective writing

Quote I live by: Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. - Benjamin Franklin

Alyssa Swanson, Management Team Member

Education: MSEd TESOL, Temple University; BA, Spanish, Penn State University; BA Public Relations/Advertising, Penn State University

Years of Experience: 7+ years

Areas of expertise: Pronunciation; Presentations; Business English; English for Academic Purposes

Quote I live by: You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. - Winnie the Pooh