About Us

Great English I’m Reading is a system specifically developed to thoroughly ground students in the basics of English reading. The programme combines phonics, sight words and whole language learning to promote solid development in essential reading and writing skills.

About Ms. Katrina Bourke

Born and raised in Dublin, Ireland, Katrina moved to Hong Kong in 1996.  After arriving in Hong Kong, she taught English to children, teens and adults of all levels.  Holding a first degree in Linguistics, a teaching certificate in English as a Foreign Language, and a Master’s degree in Teaching English as a Second Language, Katrina is ideally placed to guide learners confidently to success in English.  Katrina moved back to Ireland in 2013 where she continues to develop language programs and is also involved in implementing and managing adult literacy programs for older learners.  Katrina remains passionate about teaching and loves working with all those who wish to learn.