Having taught in several language schools across the city of Atlanta, the year 2012 marked a major turning point in Dr. Joel Floyd’s career path. In this year, Dr. Floyd stepped out and began English for a Lifetime Language Institute in the small town of Doraville. Dr. Floyd’s primary goal was to help immigrants learn and master the English language in the USA for survival and career purposes. Dr. Floyd was the first teacher of English for a Lifetime with only two students. One student had migrated to the USA from Mexico and the other student from Ethiopia.
Within the first year of English for a Lifetime, the word began to spread quickly across the multicultural town of Doraville, and Dr. Floyd recruited several other English teachers to help teach the fast growing student population. After the first year of its inception, English for a Lifetime Language Institute continued to grow, and the institute moved its location five minutes north into the city of Peachtree Corners.
Over the last several years, English for a Lifetime has evolved into a leading English language school for English language learners. English for a Lifetime has enrolled and trained thousands of students from across the globe into its outstanding adult English language program, and English for a Lifetime continues to push every student forward in mastering the English language.
Today, English for a Lifetime offers a six level comprehensive English language program on campus and online, business English, English language training in the workplace (on -site training) private English tutoring, and TEFL/TESOL prep for individuals who desire to teach the English language online or abroad.
Here at English for a Lifetime, “We are opening the doors to success.”
Gaurav Bhatia, M.S.
English Department Chair
Joel Floyd, PhD
Chief Executive Director of Adult ESL and Continuing Education
Our vision is to become globally recognized as a leading English language institution known for inspiring current and future adult learners to accomplish their personal, professional, and academic goals while becoming lifelong learners.