Work History

Work History
Aug 2006 - Jun 2009

ESL teacher - certified by NC

Guilford County Schools

Job responsabilites include:

  • Test administrator:
  • Identify, monitor, and exit  students through standardized testing.
  • Assess the students’ English language proficiency every year.
  • Provide English language instruction, in order to develop the students’ academic language skills.
  • Determine which class and testing modifications are needed according to the students’ language proficiency and individual learning styles.
  • Assist  mainstream teachers in adapting materials and lessons to meet  students’ needs.
  • Serve as a liaison between the parents and the school, providing interpretation/translation services whenever necessary and coordinating services with social workers, nurses, counselors and other school personnel.

See below for Cultural Ambassador Program activites for the Visiting International Faculty Program.

Mar 2003 - Dec 2005

EFL Teacher

Salem English Center

Part-time position, teaching the following types of language courses:

  • Business English
  • Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate teenage levels.
  • Preparation for Cambridge FCE (First Certificate Examination) and CAE (Certificate of Advanced English)
Mar 2001 - Dec 2002

EFL Teacher

AS English Center

Teenage courses at the pre-intermediate and intermediate level.

Education

Education
Jan 2009 - Present

Moodle Training

Learn NC

Moodle Training prepares individuals to customize a course that has already been developed in the Moodle Learning Management System, i.e., platform training. Instructors learn all that they need to know for using the software.

Cultural Ambassador Program

Skills

Skills

Blackboard, WebCT

Familiar with platforms as learner, but not as a teacher.

Second Life

Use of virtual worlds for language teaching.

Skype and live teleconferencing for teaching

Webconferencing platforms: WiziQ, DimDim, Wimba

Able to teach through live webconferencing using audio, video and presentations.

Moodle

Wordpress