English Forward News is the standard bearer for EnglishForward.com, the world’s largest Q&A English Learning Community, now on its 17th year of existence. By investigative and impartial journalism, English Forward News provides the framework for students, teachers and educational institutions to adapt to the huge challenges of educational systems in transition.

Actively working to educate, inspire, and empower readers with frequent updates and high-quality current information, English Forward News delivers news from thousands of online resources and insiders for various topics relevant to education, covering all levels from primary to higher education, and highlighting innovative technologies for education.

Tracking issues where they originated and offering a plethora of solutions, English Forward News will push education reporting to new levels of quality, clarity, depth, and breadth and impact both the educational processes and the administrative processes that make education systems work.

Our mission is to influence and gather support for incorporating education best practices with innovative technologies and our vision is equality for economic opportunities through widespread access to education in all levels, globally.

Our Team

Teja Pagidimarri – Senior Journalist

A Tech Content writer and full-time blogger, Teja started his career as an Engineer with Larsen and Toubro Ltd and earned 3 years of experience in the Hyderabad Metro Rail Project. A true-blue investigative jounalist, he likes learning new things and believes that there can never be an end to learning.

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Shawn Du’Mmett – Chief Editor

Former IT development and consultant, Shawn proved his mettle for PM, CCO, writer and alongside, remains a dreamer, and idealist looking to collaborate with global teams on a global teal/turquoise organization. He endeavors to work together openly, get what writers want, solve the biggest global problems and build a collaboration system.

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Mitch Rankin

Mitch Rankin is the Co-Founder and CEO of English Forward, the Internet’s largest Learn English website, serving over 290 million people. He is a family man, investor, and property professional, working with development teams on mixed-use, commercial and hospitality property projects globally. His passion is education with focus on helping improve global communication through the English Forward platform.

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Emilija Ilievska

Emi is Communication and Community Manager at English Forward. She got Bachelor degrees in e-Business. Emi was working in the eLearning industry for three years, and was social media and community manager for brands coming from variety of industries which include health, technology, coaching, and education.

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Saad B. Murtaza – Contributing Editor

Journalist, Writer, Editor, Researcher, and Strategic Media Manager, Saad has over 10 years of experience in the digital, print and public relations industries. In his waning years promises to build a self-sustaining institute that provides free education. Carrying a diverse portfolio he has studied and written on topics related to cyber crimes, scams, and innovative ideas in the education sector.

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Ruby Peethambaran

Ruby Peethambaran is an IT Entrepreneur with a degree in management from XIM Bhubaneswar. She is an avid blogger who writes on a wide variety of topics such as management, travel, technology and personal development.

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Marita Pilauri

Marita is a Copywriter and Content editor with four years of experience in digital marketing. She’s a freelancer from the heart and enjoys consulting other freelancers. She’s doing online tutoring to teach others English, Georgian and Russian, and very much loves to spend her free time learning other languages.

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Karnika E. Yashwant

A national awardee for Youngest Entrepreneur and an educational innovator with his online learning system, Mr. KEY brings to the team an in-depth perspective on how to increase the effectiveness of technology innovations in education, particularly online learning; and how to raise time and cost efficiency of education. Perfectly balanced in mind and body, he runs marathons, target shoots, engages in extreme sports and visits 5 countries annually.

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Doris Cornago

A veteran educator and science scholarship grantee for 10 consecutive years, Doris dotes on developments affecting the future, particularly, the meaning of being an innovative teacher and liberation of education through innovation. Armed with the cohesive disciplines of technology, philosophy, and sociology, she seeks stories as backdrops in the context of a societal supersystem, with interrelations and interdependencies.

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 You can be the next one – Contributing Author

You should be the person who can produce quality content, doing research on new ideas, able to make a difference with your writing prowess. Email: [email protected]