Vivien is an ESL teacher with around ten years of international experience in Canada, Germany, South Korea, and China. Originally from Toronto, Canada, Vivien loves to travel and hopes to add to her count of 24 countries! She has a Master’s degree in German Language and Literature (Queen’s University, Canada) and in Applied Linguistics (University of Birmingham, U.K). She also earned a CELTA in 2008. In addition to teaching, she has started her own education company, New Life Abroad, which helps international high school and college/university students transition smoothly to life and culture in Toronto.