I am an English-language teacher with several years of experience. My teaching philosophy is that language is a skill to be learned, not a subject to be studied. Accordingly, I focus on having students use their English. I am also a Spanish-language learner.

Experience

  • Teacher

    at Heilongjiang International University

    September 2017 - at Present

    Heilongjiang Sheng

    I started in the School of European Languages teaching workplace English to third-year French, German, and Spanish majors. I then moved up to the Applied English Department to teach newspaper English to third-year translation majors, business English to second-year business English majors, and two different general English courses to first-year business English majors. I'm currently in the new School of International Business and Trade teaching Introduction to Western Civilization, UK and US Physical and Human Geography, and the Cambridge Business English Certificates (Preliminary). I've also taught a professional development course for Chinese high school teachers of English.

  • English-language teacher

    at Jinggangshan University

    September 2016 - June 2017

    Jiangxi Sheng

    I taught English to civil engineering, English, and business English majors, as well as an English teaching course to primary education majors.

  • English-language teacher

    at Pingdingshan University

    September 2015 - June 2016

    Henan Sheng

    I taught English to second-year English majors.

  • English-language teacher

    at Zibo Jianqiao Experimental Middle School

    August 2014 - June 2015

    Shandong Sheng

    I taught English to first- and second-year middle school students. I taught 16 classes each week with 58-60 students in each class.

  • English-language teacher

    at Professional Development Centre (Study Inn)

    June 2013 - May 2014

    Astana Qalasy

    I taught English at a language school to students ranging in age from eight years old to middle-aged adult, and language levels from elementary through advanced. I used Cambridge English materials.

Education

  • Graduate Certificate in Global Studies

    at Liberty University

    2013 - 2013 (1 year)

  • Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages

    at Coventry House International/ONTESOL

    2008 - 2009 (1 year) Ontario

  • Bachelor of Science in Multidisciplinary Studies

    at Liberty University

    1987 - 2009 (22 years) Virginia

Services offered

  • English-language teacher

    I am an English-language teacher whose main experience is teaching at universities. I emphasize the importance of using one's English.

Languages

  • English Native

  • Spanish Elementary

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