Debra Powell has taught in Africa, and for the British Council in Singapore.
She has been involved in teaching, teacher development, materials production and
examining. She is co-author of Compact, a series of coursebooks, and the author
of numerous articles appearing in several journals.
She is an examiner for IELTS and an examiner and moderator for Trinity
College London. At present, her freelance activities include lecturing at Sussex
She holds a BA Hons, RSA Dip TEFLA and an MPhil in English and Applied
Linguistics from the University of Cambridge.