Our teachers

Thousands of highly qualified, native English-speaking teachers allow our online English school to operate around the clock. Whether your goal is to learn business English for your career, travel English for your next trip abroad, or specific skills to excel on your TOEFL or TOEIC, our experienced teachers have helped millions of people just like you to speak English with confidence.
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Specially trained and 100% certified

  • Behind EF English Live is a passionate team of specially trained online English teachers. Our teachers are all native English-speaking or fluent bilingual, university educated and TEFL (Teaching English as a foreign language) or TKT (Cambridge English Teaching Knowledge Test) certified to teach English.


    “When a student comes to me after a class, grateful because I have helped them to get a better job or to get accepted at a university because their English has improved—That is why I became an English teacher.”

2,000 online English teachers-available 24/7

  • Our vast network of teachers come from all over the English-speaking world: from the United States to the United Kingdom, South Africa to Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Because our teachers are based all over the world, you can be sure there will always be a teacher available for you.

    “Learning online allows for a lot of flexibility—you can take a class at the time that is convenient for you and always have the environment to exhange ideas, talk to new people and see how your English skills are developing. “ 

4,000+ hours of live online English classes taught daily

  • With Group Classes starting every 30 minutes and one-to-one private classes available anytime, you’re never more than a click away from a live English conversation class with one of our experienced teachers.


    “You can have someone from Saudi Arabia, Russia, China, Brazil and the UK all in one class together discussing one concept and practicing the language.  That’s something that is very difficult to achive in a traditional classroom.” 

98% of students would recommend our teachers

  • As part of EF, we’ve learned through 50 years of experience that the best way to learn English online is with the support of expert teachers. Our students certainly see them as they key to their success.


    “The teacher always sends me feedback. That's wonderful and essential. It feels like you have an attentive private teacher always available." 

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