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Mary Ann – IELTS tutor via Skype

Experience can make all the difference and Mary Ann is one very experienced tutor with over 35 years teaching practice. She also has a very wide range of teaching qualifications not just for IELTS but also for TOEFL and CAEL.

Mary Ann

Mary Ann

My teaching style in 140 characters

Making the study of English – be it a test or just ESL – interesting, enjoyable, doable and easy to understand, has always been my motto.

This is what my students say

Marzena:   “Mrs. Ninan makes the lessons very interesting and easy to understand, and most importantly knows how to encourage the student and get the best out of them.”

Hind: “You are the Best teacher I ever met who is so helpful and you treat your student as one of your daughters. I was lucky to be one of your students….”


Professional preparation for:


Training in ESL

  • Reading, Writing, Listening & Speaking Skills

Additional Services

  • TESL Ontario Certificate

All Services are offered in the classroom and on SKYPE

Experience and Qualifications

Masters in English Literature with Honors, TESL Certificate with Honors, TESL Ontario Certificate, TESL Certificate with Honors, MELAB Oral Examiner Certificate, TOEFL Certification for new iBT TOEFL

Course Developer and Instructor, University of Alberta EAP140 course, Developed and conducted CAEL & MELAB workshops, Administrator for MELAB & CAEL exams, Taught FCE & CPE in the BATELCO Engineering College in Bahrain and Developed and taught SPEED READING for Managers in Bahrain.

35 years of teaching experience – Taught in Mumbai, India, Bahrain in the Middle East and now in Toronto, Canada.

Location and Time Zone

  • Toronto in Ontario, Canada
  • US Eastern Time Zone (+5 hours GMT)


  •  Monday to Friday
  • Weekends on special requests

How to find me

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One Response to Mary Ann – IELTS tutor via Skype

  1. HuuLoc November 11, 2014 at 7:53 am #

    Dear Mary Ann,

    Please add my skype name: dohuuloc01. I’d like to enhance my IELTS to band 8, particularly for speaking skill. Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate. Many thanks.

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