About the authors

Rebecca Robb Benne


Rebecca has been involved in language teaching for over twenty years as a teacher, editor and writer. For Macmillan, she has co-written the Intermediate and Upper-intermediate levels of Macmillan’s award-winning course Global, the advanced level of Move, as well as the six-level secondary course Beyond.

She is also co-author of the Heroes series (OUP), Aspire Upper-intermediate (Cengage), New Highlight 3–5 (Cornelsen Verlag) and Smart English A2 (Brookemead ELT). Rebecca’s main interests are course design, cultural awareness and motivation.


Rob Metcalf


Rob has over 20 years of experience as a teacher. He started to write material as a contributor to iT's for Teachers, and then as co-author of courses for online school Net Languages. He was co-author of the advanced level of Framework (Richmond) and three workbooks in the same series, and co-wrote the four-level secondary course English in Motion (Richmond).

For Macmillan he has co-written two of the award-winning Global eWorkbooks and the six-level secondary course Beyond.


Robert Campbell


Robert has worked as a teacher, an ELT magazine editor, and an author. He has written several readers including Owl Hall (Macmillan) and The Green Room (Helbling) which won a 2013 Learner Literature Award.

He is also one of the authors of the award-winning Global eWorkbook (Macmillan) and the six-level secondary course Beyond (Macmillan). For many years he edited and published iT's for Teachers, a magazine for teachers of English. In his spare time he writes and performs songs.