Mara Pierce

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2007 - Present

Graduate Assistant

Educational Opportunity Center
Aug 2006 - May 2007

Adjunct Developmental English Instructor

Navajo Technical College

-  Instruct students on various writing conventions.

-  Raise students’ reading awareness and higher order thinking skills.

-  Develop own syllabus and schedule for most effective lesson delivery. 

Jan 2006 - Dec 2006

Developmental English Instructor

Dine College

-  Responsible for teaching Communications 100, a class for students who required additional attention to develop second language skills.

-  Worked alongside students using culturally relevant content and context to help student better comprehend difficult English materials and concepts.

-  Utilized curricula already in place created by veteran Navajo professor Paul Zolbrod.


Aug 2007 - Present


University of New Mexico