English listening practice

An interview with Adam

This is our interview with Adam from the Bay Area near San Francisco in the United States. Adam is a wizz when it comes to computers, a favourite hobby of his. When he's not messing about with computers he's a teacher.

Adam speaks with a West Coast American accent that has been a little tempered by living overseas.

"... it's very rewarding to help people learn especially when you see that that learning is actually bettering their lives. I'd always rather be involved in public education than private education because in private education, a lot of times I feel like you're teaching skills to people that are already very advantaged..."

private education

The text is in PDF format and is here.

The audio is in mp3 format and is here.