Hawally, Kuwait +965 909086946
July 27, 1971
Profile Over seven years experience with all levels teaching EFL and foreign languages communicatively both adults and children.
1/97 – 1/01 MBA in International Business and Information Systems,
Pace University, New York, New York, USA.
9/89 – 5/93 Bachelor of Arts French and Italian, Rutgers University New Brunswick NJ, USA
09/04-6/05 Teaching License in French K-12 State of New Jersey
08/01/2011-present High School IB French Teacher French program at American Creativity Academy in Kuwait. Created new curriculum for IB French program and elective French courses. Wrote both formative and summative assessments. Worked with both local and expat Arab girls teaching all levels in all capacities.
Advised and educated many students regarding entry into American Universities. Prepared IB students for the IB French assessments in a trilingual environment.
9/09 -7/11 High School English Teacher. ADEC Curriculum. Participated in School Reform project. Wrote and revised curriculum according to new school model. Worked with both local and expat Arab girls teaching all levels in all capacities. Differentiated for those with special needs. Worked with at risk children as well as high achieving students. Paradigm change from teacher centered to student centered in classroom. Worked with special needs students and language impaired students as well. Student scores improvement on college entry exams such as CEPA and IELTS.
3/09-08/09 Online ESL tutor Taught adult ESL students online with Tutor ABC and Anytime English
11/08-12/08 ESL Teacher Dongbang Elementary School in Incheon, South Korea Taught ages 8-12 English conversation and phonics in afterschool program also subbed for TESOL adult IELTS course
9/05-6/08 French Teacher Taught all levels of High School French including Advanced Placement French approved by College Board Inc. Wrote the Advanced Placement Syllabus and Curriculum of all levels. Advised the French club as well as French Honor Society. Monmouth Regional High School, Eatontown NJ, USA
1/08-5/08 Italian adjunct Taught Italian 102 at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, NJ USA.
9/04-6/05 French Teacher Taught all levels of High School French including in two high schools of Freehold Regional High School District, Freehold, NJ USA. Covered various other classes as well
9/03-6/04 French Teacher Taught all levels of High School French at Sayreville War Memorial High School for a maternity leave. Covered classes as well.
1/05-6/05 ESL adjunct Taught Phonology as an adjunct a Middlesex Community College in Edison, NJ USA
9/03-6/04 ESL and French Teacher Corporate language instructor of both French and English in a communicative style at Berlitz Language Center in Princeton NJ USA. Worked one on one as well as group corporate classes.
9/03-6/04 Substitute Teacher Covered classes for all levels from elementary to High School in Middletown, NJ
Courses and Training
• International Baccalaureate Training
• Oral Proficiency Interview Workshop with the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages • Over 200 hundreds hours of professional development with the State of NJ
• Curriculum development for ADEC and French at Monmouth Regional High School
DOB: July 27, 1971
Single no dependents
Learning Arabic, international film, yoga