Successful ESL was created out of our first company, Learning English With Laughter which began in 1990 when we,
George and Daisy Stocker, traveled to the historic city of Karlovy Vary in Czechoslovakia, to teach English in a private language school.
Communism was over and the people were embarking along the road to democracy. There were hundreds of students eager to learn the
English Language, but suitable textbooks were non-existent. Consequently, we wrote as we taught, making countless revisions as we listened
to the students' special needs.
Upon returning to our home in Victoria, Canada, we have adapted the Teen-adult Series to meet the cultural needs of
students in a number of different countries. A variety of adaptations have been achieved through contacts with many countries.
Thousands of students have encouraged us to use a conversational approach to English that stresses communication in a variety of
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