Eliahu

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Age 31 Gender Male
Eliahu
Nationality United-States-of-America(USA) Start Date Jul 15. 2017
Current Location United-States-of-America(USA) - New York Teaching Preference All Ages
Work Time Full Time
Certifications TESOL Related Cerificate , Bachelors or above
Education

MA in TESOL from the New School for Public Engagement (May 2017)

BA Cultural Studies with Creative Writing Concentration from SUNY Empire State College (June 2015)

Teaching Field ESL
Experience

CHINESE-AMERICAN PLANNING COUNCIL (CPC) • March 2016 – Present
Aids the Chinese-American, immigrant and low-income communities in NYC by providing services, skills, and resources towards social and economic self-sufficiency. Predominant L1 Mandarin.
• ESOL Instructor (beginner and intermediate levels) 3.5 hours, 4 times per week: facilitating ESOL through the Future 1, 2, 3, and 4 coursebooks, scaffolding grammar, pronunciation, and vocabulary, encouraging self-directed student learning, performing assessment, providing corrective feedback, individualizing materials, maintaining attendance records, attending administrative functions, planning lessons, completing progress reports, administering placement tests (Best Plus).

LAGUARDIA COMMUNITY COLLEGE • January – March 2016
Vocational program for medical billers in training; predominant L1 Spanish, with others.
• ESOL/ESP Instructor (high-intermediate level) 1 hour class, once per week: Developed curriculum, designed materials, taught conversational English; emphasized vocation-specific vocabulary and critical thinking (e.g. a Time magazine article which discussed medical insurance); encouraged a positive affective filter and a positive classroom environment.

GOODWILL COMMUNITY CENTER, Brooklyn, NY • September – December 2015 Nonprofit organization which provides training, social and employment services, and other community-based programs for immigrants. L1s included Spanish, Haitian Creole, Arabic, and many others.
• Assistant ESOL Instructor (beginner level) 2 times per week: Designed comprehensive theme-based lesson plans, developed activities, guided students, assisted teacher, provided corrective feedback.

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