All ELP programs will be taught through remote (online) instruction through the Fall of 2020. We are excited to offer our engaging courses and opportunities for extracurricular activities online. Learn more here.

John Cotton

Manager of Staffing and Instruction

What Mr. Cotton does: He teaches and creates curriculum, manages the Peer Coaching system, acts as Hiring Officer for new full-time faculty, organizes professional development for faculty, and oversees the Course Management system.

Experience: He has taught at the ELP since 2007, in various different positions. He has been teaching TESOL since 1999.

Travels: He taught in Oaxaca, Mexico for a total of two years. He taught in Dublin, Ireland for a year and has taught in London, UK on numerous occasions. He has travelled fairly extensively through Europe, and somewhat in North Africa and the Middle-East.

Education:
M.A. in TESOL, Portland State University
B.A. in Communication Studies, Nottingham Trent University

Talk to Mr. Cotton about: Academic writing, business English, English for special purposes