We’re happy to introduce you to our newest Thai teacher, the first and only male teacher on our team, khru Tony Rungrote. If you’re looking to study Thai with a native Thai speaker who has an excellent understanding and knowledge of the English language, and is adept at explaining Thai usage and grammar to you, khru Tony is here to help.

Khru Tony is not your average Thai. Apart from being a fluent English speaker with a Master’s degree from an international institution, this 35-year-old teacher is also well-versed in management with significant work experience at some of Thailand’s leading companies. Additionally, he has taught as a guest lecturer at the university level, and is a qualified Thai teacher who has completed Mahidol University’s Thai Language for Instructors of Foreigners training course.

Khru Tony is very enthusiastic about taking on his new role as a PickupThai teacher, and applying his knowledge, skills and special techniques to help you learn to speak Thai the fun PickupThai way. He’ll make his lessons enjoyable for you using PickupThai’s unique and original Thai-teaching materials, our highly regarded PickupThai podcast series. These self-developed audio lessons are specially structured to teach you real-life conversational Thai using humor-filled stories. Click here to find out what our materials offer and how they are different from any other Thai learning resources available.

Khru Tony’s lessons are available online through Skype or in person in Bangkok at affordable prices. In-person lessons are $25/hour while the standard rate for Skype lessons is $20/hour. Discounted lesson packages are also offered for Skype lessons at rates of $15-$19/hour depending on the number of lessons purchased. Click here for more details.

Read khru Tony’s interview here to find out more about him. If you’re interested in taking lessons with khru Tony, or have any inquiries regarding his lessons, feel free to contact us now.


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