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For over 10 years now I have taught English and ESL! I have grown to love my native language and inspire others to do the same. Proper English will take you to some very high places in your chosen career. I love teaching English skills and strategies for testing!
I spent over 25 years in the business world, in both New York and Denver. Additionally, I have a Master's degree from the University of Denver,in Communication/Organizational Leadership. I taught Business, Leadership, Management, Marketing, and Communication on a Denver college campus for over 6 years.
For over 5 years, I taught Career Management and Success Strategies on college campuses in Denver. Additionally, I taught Portfolio Review and Advanced Portfolio Review, instructing students on interviewing, resume building, and portfolio creation for marketing, merchandising, and general business.
I have been teaching and coaching ESL and English for over 10 years. I am TESL certified and hold a second certificate in Teaching Business English. My Master's degree is in Communication and I currently teach and coach at a few language schools. I have written, under contract, for an international textbook publisher.
I have been teaching and coaching ESL and English for over 10 years. I am TESL certified and hold a second certificate in Teaching Business English. My Master's degree is in Communication and I currently teach and coach at a few language schools.
I have taught ESL and English, including grammar, for the past 10 years. I focus often on grammar in my coaching sessions, when the needs analysis we complete reflects this need. Proper grammar is an important part of speaking and writing with excellence!
I hold a Master's degree in Communication/Organizational Leadership from the University of Denver. My Associates degree in in Buying & Merchandising from the Fashion Institute of Technology/State Univ of New York. Additionally, I spent over 25 years in Marketing in both New York and Denver, with companies like Honeywell (9 years as Merchandising Manager), Dex One (Dex Media - 4 years as an Advertising Consultant), and various telecommunication or data communication firms.
Having taught ESL for over 10 years and college for 6 years, I have proofread hundreds of papers. I teach my students the proper editing symbols and use these standardized symbols to help students improve their writing. Additionally, I check format for MLA or APA citations for all research papers. It is amazing to watch improvements, as we focus on the real issues!
I have a Master's degree in Applied Communication, involving Speaking & Writing, from the University of Denver. Throughout my 6 years teaching at the college level, my students were trained to give superb presentations and to speak in public. Finally, I spent over 25 years in the business world giving presentations and public speaking, including over 9 years with Honeywell in New York.
One of my favorite memories growing up was being in spelling bees, while in grade school! Spelling is extremely important and can cause your answer to be completely incorrect in some exams. In teaching academic ESL, I hold spelling contests and give tests on this important skill. I have a passion for teaching spelling and inspiring others to spell with care!
I learned study skills at an early age. These skills propelled me to continue my education, achieving a Master's degree with a 3.98/4.00 GPA. My GPA improved over the years with increased focus and diligence. Organization and self-confidence play a large role in studying successfully!
As one of my specialties, I have taught TOEFL and IELTS test preparation at various ESL language schools. Additionally, I have coached clients in preparing for these university entrance tests. Test preparation is one of my specialties! Additionally, I am an IELTS Invigilator at the local exam center.
With a passion for proper communication, vocabulary is key in acquiring excellent speaking and writing skills. I teach students how to improve their vocabulary. Reading is an important factor here, and reading the proper books, texts, and publications!
My writing experience includes writing online lectures for an international textbook publisher. I have taught college courses for several years that have required capstone projects with extensive research writing. Additionally, I have taught essay writing to ESL intermediate and advanced students. Writing is one of my passions and I love to show others how to self-edit!