Britta Burton

Britta Burton

(408) 855-5283
[email protected]
Office Location: SEC 248R

Prior to coming to Mission, Britta taught English as a second language at different private schools and adult schools throughout the bay area. While growing up in East Germany, Britta fell in love with the English language and was able to develop a first-hand understanding of what it’s like to learn English as a second language, an experience that informs her passion for teaching. Britta taught and worked abroad, in Germany and London, England, before coming to teach in California.


  • M.A. in TESOL, Arizona State University
  • B.A. in Translating and Interpreting English and Spanish -  J.Gutenberg Universitaet, Mainz, Germany

Fast Facts

During her scarce free time, Britta enjoys spending time with her family, reading great fiction while drinking tea, exercising, and socializing with her friends. Britta is always on the lookout for new ideas to use in the classroom with her students. She loves teaching!

Favorite Quote

"In teaching, the greatest sin is to be boring." - Chinese Proverb