PROGRAMMES

We understand that each learner is at a different stage with diverse needs. DTP Academy's programs cater to the modern, discerning student and are customized to suit a variety of ages and levels, from children to adults.

GENERAL ENGLISH FOR ADULTS

The program covers common topics but focuses more on grammar and vocabulary; lessons and periods are evenly balanced among the four skills

COMMUNICATION ENGLISH FOR ADULTS

Our Communication English Program mainly focuses on Listening-Speaking skills and natural language in communication, with lessons about familiar topics.

IELTS PREPARATION PROGRAM

Certificates provide solid evidences for your own abilities and your efforts in self-development

PATHFINDERS – ENGLISH FOR TEENAGERS (11-18 years old)

Supporting the deeper insights, thoughts and feelings of teens, Pathfinders develops confidence, individuality and natural language proficiency.

EXPLORERS – ENGLISH FOR PRIMARY CHILDREN (5-11 years old)

After establishing functional listening and speaking, children are now introduced to reading and writing as well as six modern soft skills, integrating them with a global environment.

FIRST STEPS – ENGLISH FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN (3-5 years old)

Let the first English journey of your child starts excitingly.

About Us

FACILITIES

Focus on 21st-century learning method, DTP Academy classrooms are designed and equiped with modern audio-visual and interactive technologies, which provides the most convenient environment for learners to participate both in team-work and individual activities

TEACHERS

DTP Academy is proud of creating a team with 100% native English-speaking teachers with high education and pedagogy. Professional training courses for teachers are organized regularly to ensure our teaching methods are up to date with the culture, social trends, and psychology of students.

SONYA STEVENS-KING

TEACHER - Sonya works as a teacher, teacher trainer and materials developer at DTP and has over five years’ experience working as an ESL teacher, primarily focusing on teaching kindergarten and primary school students. She believes that bringing fun into the classroom is the essential key to successful learning at an early age and that technology plays an integral role in assisting with this. During her free time Sonya enjoys cooking, creating art and going on exciting adventures with her son.

VERONIQUE BONELLO

TEACHER - Veronique grew up in Sydney, Australia where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Education (Primary). She then moved to the UK where she worked in primary schools across London. Veronique is a respectful, knowledgeable and passionate teacher who is dedicated to the intellectual, emotional, social and physical growth of each student. She also has a passion for dance, and at times likes to incorporate this within her teaching.

AMANDA GAY

TEACHER – Amanda is American and studied political science and French at the University of Georgia. After gaining significant work experience at law firms, nonprofit organizations, and large US universities, she moved to Vietnam to teach English. Amanda is both CELTA and TESOL qualified but believes that you can have fun while working hard, and that a little dancing always helps.

TOM DIXON

TEACHER – Tom has a CELTA and 6 years’ experience teaching Vietnamese students of all ages and types, from kindergarten to IELTS. Tom is a proponent of the notion that you must understand the culture and psychology of a language if you want to excel at it and his lessons often incorporate these concepts. His favourite question is 'Why?'.

NATE JENSEN

TEACHER – Nate began his teaching career in the US 14 years ago after completing his MA in Teaching. He also holds BA degrees in English Literature and Writing. Nate has taught in universities, colleges, high schools and language centers in both Vietnam and the US, and particularly enjoys delivering IELTS, business and general English programs to adults.

MARK PUTT

TEACHER – Mark is English and brings over 9 years of language teaching experience to DTP Academy. He holds a Diploma of TESOL and is completing his CELTA. Mark has broad experience with young learners through to adults and believes that developing life skills is a very important aspect of the English language learning process.

STEPHEN ANDREW MCGRATH

ACADEMIC MANAGER – Steve is a passionate ELT and IELTS educator who graduated from Monash University in Australia with a Master in Applied Linguistics. Drawing on over 9 years of teaching and training at Vietnamese universities, international schools, public schools and language centres, Steve is dedicated to bringing the best possible education to Vietnamese students.

GRANT TREW

HEADMASTER - Mr. Grant Trew comes from Canada with 25 years experiences in EFL (English as Foreign Language), author - chief editor of many course books published in England, Middle East countries, Southeast Asian and Japan.