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Binghamton University (BS Mgmt Political Sc)
University at Albany (Master's)
Having lived and worked overseas, I understand the challenges of learning another language and navigating through a new culture. I know how important it is to be able to clearly express yourself in a second or third language. I have over 20 years of experience working creatively with international students at the professional, university, community college, high school, middle school and elementary school level.
Together we will design a course of action that will take your skills to the next level.
Focus: English (speaking, communication skills, writing, job skills, resumes, interviewing), Linguistics, US History and Government.
Certified K-12 in ESOL and Social Studies.
Adjunct Professor at Montgomery College and Trinity University Having lived and worked overseas, I understand the challenges of learning another language and navigating through a new culture. I know how important it is to be able to clearly express yourself in a second or third language. I have over 20 years of experience working creatively with
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I am certified to teach ESOL/ESL in grades K-12. I taught elementary students in Japan and in Montgomery County Public Schools. I like teaching critical thinking skills and creative use of language at this level.
I have over 20 years experience working for Montgomery County Public Schools. Handwriting is one of the most important skills I teach students. Being able to express yourself clearly In writing is a critical skill.
I have been teaching in the Montgomery County Public Schools for 20 years. This is a skill I teach to every student. Some students require very basic study skills while others need more creative or advanced techniques.