Franklin English Language College

DLI#: O19396094599

Super Instructors


Andrea Frentiu, Lead Instructor

Andrea Frentiu has over 14 years of experience in teaching English to ESL students, from beginner to advanced levels. She has a Bachelor of Arts in English and Romanian Language and Literature, and she earned her Master of Arts in British Cultural Studies. She also has a certificate in TESOL.


Michelle Becker, Lead Instructor

Michelle Becker is a native of Toronto, fluent in both French and English. She attended McMaster University on an academic scholarship where she majored in English and minored in Studies in Globalization (including Politics, Economics, Art and Critical Theory). After receiving an Honours Bachelor of Arts and graduating with distinction, she pursued graduate work at UBC where she received a teaching fellowship.

Frank Miao

Frank Miao,  President, Senior Educational Administrator

Frank Miao is an experienced educator and researcher in educational assessment, computer-assisted language learning (CALL), and teaching methodology. He was a Senior Lecturer at Sun Yat-Sen University in China, Senior Visiting Scholar at Portsmouth University in the UK, and President of Franklin English Language College, Vancouver, Canada, a renowned private post-secondary institution in BC, Canada.

The foremost TOEFL (Computer Based Test) researcher in China, Mr. Miao is well recognized for his achievement in this field. He has published widely on teaching theories and methodologies, TOEFL iBT preparation, IELTS  Preparation and ESL instruction material. Frank Miao has trained thousands of students, many of whom have gone on to study at top universities of North America.


To speak directly to an academic counsellor,

call (604) 728-9157

or (778) 883 5252

9:00 am to 6:00 pm

(Vancouver time)