Trials with high school ESL students shows that they can learn truespel phonetics in less than an hour. In a few days they were writing phonetic notes with it. This is a new capability. Phonetics becomes simple and easy.Now in USA there is a common core requirement for k-1 "phonetics". This is not specified. Truespel is the perfect method for native English initial learners and ESL learners as well.
Phonetics is not difficult anymore. And it's free for noncommercial use. See http://justpaste.it/course2