Linda New Levine is an ESL/EFL consultant to teachers of second language learning children and for programs for teaching English as a Foreign Language in both primary and secondary classrooms. She has been a teacher of English as a Second Language K-12 and a Staff Development Facilitator for the Bedford Central school district, New York. She was an adjunct assistant professor of ESL Methods and Materials for school-age children at Teachers College, Columbia University. She has consulted with school districts in the USA and faculties of Education around the world. She has written and contributed to multiple professional developments texts. Dr. Levine holds a Masters in TESOL and a Ph.D. in Applied Linguistics from New York University.