Vinesh Shir Singh (Vinny), an esteemed education professional and founder of Grace Hardison TEFL University, has been honored with the prestigious Distinguished Professorship Award jointly issued by the Quality Assurance in Higher Education (QAHE) and the American University of Business and Social Sciences.
The Distinguished Professorship Award recognizes Vinny’s outstanding contributions to the field of English as a Second Language (ESL) and Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) instruction, as well as his remarkable achievements in curriculum development, teacher training, and educational leadership.
As the founder and director of Grace Hardison TEFL University, Vinny has demonstrated his commitment to providing high-quality education and has imparted extensive knowledge and expertise to over 3180 teachers of English as a Foreign and Second Language. Under his guidance, the university has become a renowned institution offering Bachelor of Arts – TEFL and Master of Arts – TEFL degree programs, ensuring a high standard of education for students aspiring to teach English internationally.
In addition to his role at Grace Hardison TEFL University, Vinny also established TEFL140 International in 2015, specializing in ESL and TEFL teaching certification courses. Through this initiative, he has developed and managed ESL and TEFL certification programs, catered to the diverse needs of aspiring English teachers, and fostered a global network of educators, creating opportunities for international collaboration and cultural exchange.
Vinny’s expertise in TEFL education, curriculum development, and educational leadership has made a significant impact in the field. His dedication to teaching, facilitating, managing, and contributing to education at large has earned him this prestigious recognition.
The joint Distinguished Professorship Award from QAHE and the American University of Business and Social Sciences serves as a testament to Vinny’s exemplary achievements and his commitment to excellence in the field of education. His creative mindset, self-driven determination, and broad international exposure have undoubtedly contributed to his success.
Vinny’s passion for teaching, coupled with his extensive experience and expertise, continue to inspire and empower educators worldwide. Through his visionary leadership and dedication to the advancement of TEFL education, he has made an indelible mark on the field and continues to shape the future of English language instruction.