Helen Doron® English

Founded in 1985 Helen Doron English introduced a new method in childhood language education. Over the years, Helen Doron English has expanded – bringing in and training new teachers, opening new schools and learning centres, and branching out in new directions—Teen English and Helen Doron Radio, the only all-English online radio. just for teens.

Helen Doron English for children programmes are based on a child’s natural ability to absorb spoken language through repetitive hearing and positive reinforcement. Classes of 4-8 students with teachers trained in the unique Helen Doron Methodology offer a fun-filled environment where children absorb English with the same ease that they learnt their mother tongue.  With over 880 learning centres in 35 countries, the Helen Doron brand is a recognized leader in educational franchising.

With Helen Doron English programmes students:

  • Learn English naturally, as a mother tongue language
  • Benefit from small group learning with all the advantages of group interaction together with supportive, individualized personal attention
  • Learn through games, movement, music and fun which maximises kid’s natural love of learning
  • Develop confidence from positive reinforcement, a key element of the Helen Doron methodology.

Two million children worldwide have learnt English with Helen Doron.

When you franchise with us you benefit from the experience of a proven franchising model; you invest in a globally recognized and respected brand.

We have an experienced pedagogic development team led by Helen Doron, a linguistic leader in the development of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) programmes. Our programmes are recognized worldwide as the premier programmes available to infants, youth and teens worldwide.

We constantly develop new programmes, products technologies and programme enhancements so that our franchisees have additional opportunities to expand their market reach and retain their and leadership position in the franchising business. Our dedicated support team is available daily to help you with business, administration and marketing assistance.

You directly benefit from the experience of other Helen Doron franchisees worldwide through networking at annual conferences and business trainings and in digital newsletters and blogs.

Is it right for me?

Are you an entrepreneur looking for a franchise opportunity?

Do you have the savvy, drive and passion to succeed?

A Helen Doron English Master Franchisor understands the importance of English education, has the vision necessary to promote the industry’s best educational programmes and combines this with the means and ability to fund a start-up business.

Starting Up

Helen Doron English Master Franchisors acquire franchise areas of four to 10 million inhabitants and manage all Helen Doron English activities within their territories. To support your start up efforts we provide an intense training course that covers administrative, pedagogic, business and marketing topics specific to our organization.

Your Master Franchisor responsibilities can be divided into three categories:

Administrative duties include collecting lesson fees (royalties) and ordering and selling pedagogic materials to your sub-franchised Learning Centres. You will also be responsible for organizing Helen Doron® Teacher Training Courses and other professional events for your teachers and franchisees.

Brand expansion activities focus on selling new Helen Doron English Learning Centre franchises within your exclusive area.

Marketing and public relations coordination for your area will typically include producing printed materials, coordinating online and offline advertising and acting as the head spokesperson for Helen Doron English in your area. You will target acquisition of new students, recruitment of teachers and identifying potential new franchisees.

To learn more visit the Helen Doron English website.