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Your child’s voyage
of language discovery

Dynamic Kids was birthed from the desire to provide a high-quality English education to children and teens at a reasonable price. Highly skilled, native-speaker instructors teach our courses. Modern classrooms and resources provide a learning environment where our students confidently expand their language abilities.

Where will your child’s English skills take them?

Our students learn to speak with fluency and accuracy.

Children learn best when the instruction is authentic and connected to real world experiences. Our curriculum is carefully designed to meet students’ needs with a variety of interactive activities. Our programme develops the four facets of language learning (reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills) while strengthening grammar skills.

Classes are available Saturday, Sunday, weekdays and weeknights at various times. Offering a wide range of instructional levels meets the needs of learners of various abilities and ages. Our administrative staff is eager to meet you and answer your questions. Walk in, call or register online to book a Placement Test today.

Where will your English skills take you? Travel and explore new cultures, gain valuable life experience, work for a multinational firm, or successfully study abroad as nearly 65,000 Malaysian students do annually. English opens doors to worlds, literature, friendships and learning. Develop your child’s English with Dynamic Kids!


Classes are available Saturday, Sunday, weekdays and weeknights at various times.


Our programme develops the four facets of language learning—reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.


Our modern classrooms and resources provide an ideal learning environment where our students expand their language abilities.

Meet the Dynamic Kid’s Team

Our qualified, native-speaker teachers meet your child’s English language needs with experience, excellence, and affordability at a convenient location

Heather HoferScott HoferJohnita DickersonBen Gumienny
Paul KnolJohn Lohman | Jessica LohmanKelly Wisner

“Teaching at Dynamic Kids is an awesome experience, I love watching young lives grow in language skills!”

Heather Hofer


Heather holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Developmental Psychology from the University of Maryland and a Master’s Degree in Teaching from Liberty University. She earned TESOL certification through Global TESOL College. Heather has been a primary school teacher in the US, UAE, and Malaysia, in both American and British schools. With over 10 years of teaching experience, she is passionate about teaching children, with a special interest in reading and writing instruction. She has lived in Malaysia for over 15 years and enjoys its never-ending summer.


“Being a teacher is such a rewarding experience – I have seen so many young lives grow in confidence in English!”

Scott Hofer


Scott graduated in 1993 with a Bachelors Degree in Telecommunications and an emphasis in Public Relations. He is TESOL certified through the British Consulate and has lived in Asia and the Middle East for over 18 years. Having taught at DLC for over five years, Scott’s teaching style facilitates an interactive, dynamic classroom with active student participation strengthening the learning process.


“Working with Dynamic Kids is a fantastic way of empowering students to grow in their English language skills.”

Samantha Bryant


Samantha received a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Spanish in 2009. After working for several years as a newspaper reporter in Texas in the United States, she ventured into the realm of education. Samantha became a reading teacher in 2013 and helped children and adults develop the skills they needed become more confident readers. After this she taught English language classes abroad and earned her TEFL certification through Global English. Samantha enjoys empowering students to grow in their language ability through creative lessons that strengthen their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.


“Dynamic Kids is a great place to work and I am excited to be teaching your children all the necessary English skills for future success.”

Ben Gumienny


Ben is a Canadian who enjoys living in Asia. His experience teaching primary students English in Thailand launched his teaching career. He earned his teaching certificate from US-based ICAL Institute. He thrivings on bring an element of fun into the classroom, believing that students learn best when they are enjoying the process.


“The age groups that I teach are starting to decide what they will do for the rest of their lives. It is a joy giving them support, inspiration and motivation.”

Paul Knol


Paul taught English to a variety of age groups during his ten years of classroom experience. He has tremendous breadth of teaching experience from beginner to advanced to TOEFL preparation. He taught both large classes and tutored small groups and excels at instructing upper primary aged students. In his free time, Paul enjoys attending cultural events such as book clubs and opera.


“Enthusiasm, fun, and engagement! This is what I love about teaching English with Dynamic Kids Penang.”

John Lohman


John is excited at the prospect of living and teaching in Penang, Malaysia. He brings over 20 years of teaching experience at both the university and secondary level. He received his Bachelors of Fine Arts at East Carolina University, a Masters of Fine Arts at Arizona State University and a TEFL certification from the University of Toronto. In addition to teaching, he has been both a soccer and softball coach in the American public schools. He is ready to combine his Native English, education and experience in the classrooms of DLC, helping students become successful English communicators.


“We provide plenty of care, support, and interaction in all our classes. What an opportunity to grow in English speaking skills!”

Jessica Lohman


Jessica is thrilled to be part of the DLC staff in the beautiful city of Penang! She graduated from Central Arizona College in 1997 with a teaching degree in Early Childhood Education and brings more than 12 years of classroom experience working with both preschool and kindergarten students. She received her TEFL certification from the University of Toronto and will be combining her education, experience, and native English speaker skills at Dynamic Language Centre. Jessica leads her students in exciting, hands-on activities that promote speaking, listening, reading and writing in a developmentally appropriate classroom.


“If you want to see your children succeed in English then look no further than Dynamic Kids Penang!”

Kelly Wisner


Kelly is from the United States and is a graduate from the University of South Carolina. Her teaching experiences have taken her around the world – from Malaysia to Africa and Central America. She has a passion to teach young learners and is excited to be in Penang teaching the preschool children. Her passions include encouraging children to grow their self-confidence and learn in a stimulating learning environment.


Emily Eve


Teacher Emily Graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts degree and received a teaching certificate in 2019. 

With experience teaching since 2015, Emily loves the creativity and energy her student’s bring to the class. She structures her class to make the most of the student’s abilities to learn and she keeps her classes fun and engaging.
Teacher Emily believes that hands on and interactive learning is the best way for student’s to learn. Teacher Emily’s love for teaching and travel brought her to Penang from the crab loving state of Maryland in the United States. She loves reading, painting, and exploring the world around her.


Simone Gellie-Lim


Teacher Simone grew up in England and America, and has taught IT and English to students from a wide variety of native languages. She has 20 year’s experience, from preschool up to adult conversational level. She believes that education is about ensuring that each child becomes a life-long learner with a breadth of knowledge and the confidence to feel comfortable in any situation.Teacher Simone’s hobbies include reading and walking/hiking. She also enjoys traveling around Malaysia and experiencing new people, foods and cultures.


David Stout


David is from the United States, and lived in India from 2010 through 2018.  There he ran a language training centre which focused on teaching English as a second language. He and his wife, Patty, have two young sons.


Lauren Dip Silas


Lauren holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Crown College and a TESOL certificate through International TEFL and TESOL Training (Ittt). She creates a warm and inviting classroom atmosphere where students feel safe and excited to learn.


Connect With
Dynamic Kids Penang


Mon, Wed & Fri | 9 AM – 5 PM
Tues & Thur | 9 AM – 10 PM
Saturday | 9 AM –  6 PM
Sunday | 1 PM – 5:15 PM

Saturday and Sunday hours only during Dynamic Kids Terms

Dynamic Kids is closed on Public Holidays. We are OPEN 24/7 at dynamickidspenang.com


We are pleased to answer any questions you have.

Please email or call us if we can be of assistance.

+60 4 642 2829
+60 4 642 5166



We are not too far from Queensbay Shopping Complex. View the Google Map below:

B-4-23 Krystal Point
303 Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah
Sg. Nibong
11900 Penang


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