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Jessica

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Englisch
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147
Englisch
11
147

Spricht

Englisch
Muttersprachler
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Mandarin
A2

Über Mich

Hello! I am an ESL teacher from Ohio with an MA degree in applied linguistics and 9 years of experience teaching English to young adults and university students in the USA, China, and Lithuania.

Right now, I teach writing, grammar, listening, speaking and pronunciation to intermediate and advanced learners on Verbling.

My special teaching areas are:
1) pronunciation, speaking and developing an American accent

2) Preparing for job and academic interviews, work, and applications in speaking and writing

3) English grammar and academic (essay) writing

I can help you communicate clearly and confidently in English, and will happily develop a special teaching plan just for you! Please send me a message so that I can help you prepare for success! You will not regret choosing me as your English tutor!

Lehrerstatistiken

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Zeitplan

Lehrerfahrung

Fortgeschrittener Anfänger
Selbständige Sprachverwendung
Fachkundige Sprachkenntnisse
Ausgezeichnete Kenntnisse
American English
Teenagers (12-18)
Adults (18+)
Curriculum
Homework
Learning Materials
Lesson Plans
Proficiency Assessment
Writing Exercises
Accent Reduction
Business English
Grammar Development
Interview Preparation
Listening Comprehension
Speaking Practice
Vocabulary Development
Writing Correction
TOEFL

Lebenslauf

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2011 - 2013
M.A. in Applied Linguistics, emphasis in TESOL
Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Emphasis in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
2005 - 2009
B.A. English
Oklahoma Baptist University - Oklahoma, USA
English literature, with a minor in TESOL

Arbeitserfahrung

2015 - 2017
Pronunciation Lab Coordinator
Ohio Program of Intensive English, Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Developed comprehensive curriculum for English learners of all skill levels and language backgrounds, and then trained tutors and students to teach and communicate well in American English. I Taught others how to improve fluency and confidence for all students from low beginners to advanced speakers, including test (TOEFL/IELTS) preparation.
2017 - 2017
English for Academic Purposes Instructor
Fulbright Pre-Academic Orientation Program/Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Prepared elite Fulbright Scholars for graduate-level academic work in the US through a three-week course in academic research writing and presentation skills.
2013 - 2017
Lecturer
Ohio Program of Intensive English, Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Taught listening, speaking, reading, writing, oral communication, and grammar classes in an Intensive English Program
2011 - 2016
SPEAK test grader
English Language Improvement Program (ELIP), Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Assessed international student graduate TA's English speaking fluency, grammar, and pronunciation
2014 - 2014
Guest Foreign English Instructor
LCC International University - Klaipeda, Lithuania
Taught courses in academic English reading, writing, listening and speaking to Eastern European high school students
2012 - 2012
Coordinator of Xi'an-OU Language Exchange program
Xi'an JiaoTong University/ Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Developed curriculum and syllabi and taught online English & pronunciation classes for 1st year Ph.D. business students at Xi’an Jiao Tong University
2009 - 2011
English as a Foreign Language Instructor
Baoji University of Arts and Sciences - Baoji, Shaanxi, China
Taught courses in English writing, oral English, pronunciation, and English-speaking culture
2008 - 2009
Intensive English Program (IEP) Teaching Assistant
Oklahoma Baptist University - Oklahoma, USA
Taught weekly grammar classes for 3 semesters, tutored students in academic writing and English conversation, and substitute taught IEP writing, reading, and conversation classes.

Zertifizierungen

2012 - 2013
CALL (Computer-Assisted Language Learning) certificate
Ohio University - Ohio, USA
certified in using and creating online tools for teaching language skills
2011 - 2013
TEFL/TESL certificate
Ohio University - Ohio, USA
Teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language

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