Welcome to the PWD Academy

By Dr. Zaira Arvelo

Short courses tailored to your needs.

An academy for those who know what they need to reach their goals:

technical writing, verbal communication

What makes us unique?

Personalized Learning

No generic lessons with little applicability to your life

Pertinent Content

No forced grammar exercises or kid-like content

Technical English

It's not "Hello. My name is...." type conversational English. It's English for professional growth.


Licensed to do online training

Formal Training

Certified to teach English, communication, and writing


Proud teacher to thousands of students in the USA and Puerto Rico

in charge of the educational experience

The Instructor

Zaira Arvelo Alicea, Ph.D.

Curriculum Designer

Creator of online curricula at Purdue University and the University of Puerto Rico. 10+ years of experience as professor to adults and youth. Doctorate in Literacy and Language from Purdue in Indiana.

COURSE: Grad School Road Map

Registro abierto para el curso asincrono

cell phone, laptop, notebook

What to expect?


100% Online

Learn using your favorite device.

at your own rhythm

Complete lessons at your own schedule and pace.


PayPal, ATH Móvil, and Bitcoin

The courses are created in Moodle

No. Only tasks which will take you from point A to point B. We don't waste time here.

Access instructions are sent to your email within 24 hours of the purchase. You may also find them here