Colin Ward has been teaching English as a Second Language since 2001. He received a BA from the University of Massachusetts-Boston with a minor in French and an individual major entitled “A Social Analysis of the Built Environment.” He has an MA in TESOL from the Institute of Education, University of London. His interests include the teaching of second-language writing and the role of technology in language learning. Colin is a Fulbright scholar and an author of a number of ESL textbooks. He lives in Houston, TX with his wife and two daughters. Some of Colin’s other interests include traveling, cooking, biking, gardening, and djembe drumming.