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Melody

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Anglais
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Parle

Anglais
Langue maternelle
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Espagnol
C1
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Langue des signes américaine
B1

À propos de moi

****Please note: I am only able to focus on current students at this time. ***
Hello, I am passionate about teaching and am looking forward to having you as a student. I have taught students in pre-school, elementary school, middle school, and high school. I hold a Bachelor of Arts in English from Milligan College. My areas of expertise are special education and ESL. I am currently pursuing a Master's in special education with course work in ESL instruction.
My teaching style: I always teach from the perspective of my students.
My approach to language learning: I use TPR (Total Physical Response), an evidenced-based language-learning strategy along with differentiated instruction and specially designed instruction enhanced by visuals as well as the teaching and learning framework Universal Design for Learning (UDL) that incorporates individual learning styles as well as Howard Gardner's multiple intelligences.

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Expérience d'enseignement

Débutant
Débutant supérieur
Intermédiaire
Intermédiaire supérieur
Confirmé
Confirmé supérieur
American English
Children (4-11)
Teenagers (12-18)
Adults (18+)
Curriculum
Homework
Learning Materials
Lesson Plans
Proficiency Assessment
Quizzes/Tests
Reading Exercises
Writing Exercises
Colloquial English
Grammar Development
Interview Preparation
Listening Comprehension
Phonetics
Reading Comprehension
Speaking Practice
Vocabulary Development
Writing Correction

CV

Éducation

2018
MA in Bilingual Special Education Studies (BiSPED)
Teacher's College Columbia University - New York, New York
2015 - 2016
M.A.T. in Special Education
Carson-Newman University - Jefferson City, TN
2007 - 2014
Minors: Spanish, psychology
Milligan College - Milligan College, TN
2007 - 2014
B.A. English
Milligan College - Milligan College, TN

Expérience professionnelle

2008 - 2014
Pre-Service Teacher: Student Teaching
Elizabethton and Johnson City Schools - Milligan College, TN
Focus in special education and ESL education
2012 - 2013
Interim Early Childhood Special Education Substitute Teacher
Anderson County Schools - Clinton, TN
2012 - 2013
American Sign Language Interpreter
Oak Ridge High School - Oak Ridge, TN
2009 - 2010
Humanities Media and Technology Assistant
Milligan College Disabilities Services Department - Milligan College, TN

Certifications

2015
Working Towards Certification in Special Education with ESL Instruction
TN Department of Education - Nashville, TN

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