I recently returned from Saudi Arabia where I taught English to college age students. I have traveled extensively and enjoy practicing other languages. I am naturally a tolerant and flexible person and enjoying meeting people from all walks of life. I also enjoy sharing knowledge and I make my teaching lessons as stimulating and enjoyable as possible. I think humor is a wonderful aid in teaching, and I use it to lower the stress level whenever possible. Before teaching overseas, I taugh... [more]
North Carolina ESL Certification 23 years experience
I taught elementary grades 2nd thru 5th for 12 years in Charlotte, North Carolina public schools. I am certified to teach grades 1-6 in North Carolina, Texas and Georgia. I try to get to know my students, their background, and their strengths and weaknesses. I do not take anything for granted with young students who often lack basic skills, such as how to multiply.