The Pingu's English syllabus, course structure and learning methodology were developed by a team of leading English language learning and child education experts, and are published exclusively by the Linguaphone Group.
Dr. Diana Hicks – Curriculum Designer and Course Writer
Diana Hicks has over 30 years of experience as a teacher, trainer, author and language and curriculum consultant. A qualified preschool and secondary school teacher, Diana has been writing English language textbooks for children for more than 25 years. She has a particular interest in the development of reading and writing skills in English for students whose mother tongue is expressed in a different script.
Daisy Scott – Video Script Writer, Story Writer and American English Consultant
Daisy's most recent work has been a writer on the American PBS networked children's program Arthur and Peep's – the latter won an Emmy Award for its inaugural season. She has also been a consultant on zoom and ready to learn. All these are television programs aimed at pre-school children.
Mike Raggett – Creative Director
Mike is an experienced creator of the audio visual components for English Language Training (ELT) courses at all levels; Mike has written and produced many other ELT videos, activity books and interactive – based programs for children, teenagers and young adults.