Norman holds an M.A. from Cambridge University and an M.A. in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) and has over 20 years' teaching experience in Italy, Egypt and the U.K. In recent years, he has worked largely as an IELTS trainer and materials writer and is the author of 'Improve IELTS Writing Skills' and 'Improve IELTS Reading Skills' (pictured above), both co-written with Sam McCarter and published by Macmillan (2007). As hobbies, Norman enjoys theatre and vegetarian cookery.
Stacie holds an M.A. in Literature from Durham University, a further M.A. in Applied Linguistics from London University (Birkbeck) and has 15 years' experience teaching English for Academic Purposes at London University. Before this, she worked for King Saud University, Riyadh, for the University of Naples, Italy and for the British Council. She is also a fully qualified state teacher and holds a DELTA diploma. Her great loves are travel and the theatre.