Prior to teaching, I had a robust career in Sports Broadcasting. I use what I cultivated, in the world of media, with my lessons. I have a Bachelor's degree and 2 teaching certifications. I have 1 certification in Teaching English as a Second Language (TESOL) and another in Special Educational Needs (SEN). I like to travel, try new foods and Salsa dancing.
I have taught at 3 international schools around the world. I have taught KG, Grade 4, Middle School and High School. I have taught Science, Social Studies and English Literature. I have also tutored students in PSAT and the SAT.
Modern American Schools, Supplemental Education Specialist
2017 - Present
Creating and implementing intervention strategies for progress monitoring ESL students. Assist teachers with struggling students in Reading, Writing, Comprehension, Grammar, and Pronunciation for English classes (KG through high school). Students are monitored and given weekly assessments to track the progress of basic skills in reading comprehension, grammar, and understanding. Recently, taken over KG1 and Grades 4 for English, Social Studies, and Science classes.
Nefertari American International Schools, English Literature Teacher
2015 - 2016
Developed lesson plans, implemented common core standards in English, provided grades and assessments through testing for Grades 10 and 11. Worked with students on reading comprehension, effective writing skills, grammar, Pre-SAT, the old and the new SAT. All students passed up to the next grade level. Former Grade 11 students are currently studying at universities around the world.
Heritage Sports Network, Communications Reporter
2011 - 2015
Interviewed coaches, athletes, and school officials during college sporting events. Provided commentary and updates throughout games. Provided and edited content for the website, press releases and assisted with pre-production & post-production of games. Reviewed and edited Twitter, Facebook & Instagram for social media content.