Qualified ESL Teacher focused on the cultural and language development of adult students. Experienced in adult education.
Completing the Wake Technical Community College ESL Certificate program May, 2017
Adapts teaching style to students' needs
Creates integrated lesson plans
Experience teaching and tutoring adults
Tai Chi instructor through the Tai Chi for Health Institute
Wake Technical Community College2017ESL Cerificate ProgramRaleigh , NC, USAAnticipate completion of the ESL certificate program May, 2017.
Wilson Technical Community College2007Early ChildhoodWilson, NC, USACompleted the North Carolina Early Childhood Credential.
University of North Carolina1990Master of Science: Physical TherapyChapel Hill, NC, USACompleted an advanced degree in Physical Therapy, with a focus on orthopaedics.
Medical University of South Carolina1984Bachelor of Science: Physical TherapyCharleson, SC, USAEntry level degree in Physical Therapy
University of GeorgiaPre-Physical TherapyAthens, GA, USAThe Pre-Physical Therapy program qualified me to enroll in the Physical Therapy program at MUSC.
Healthtrax Fitness and WellnessJune 2015 to CurrentTai Chi Instructor Raleigh, NCI instruct adults in the martial art of Tai Chi.
Beth Meyer Religious SchoolJanuary 2008 to CurrentTutor Raleigh, NCIn my role as a tutor, I work with 12-year-old students as they prepare to become a Bar or Bat Mitzvah. I work with each child for eight months, and also work with their families to enhance their experience of this important rite of passage.
Beth Meyer SynagogueJanuary 2007 to CurrentAdult Educator Raleigh, NCTeach Hebrew to adult students.
Beth Meyer PreschoolAugust 2005 to June 2011Lead teacher Raleigh, NCIn my role as a lead teacher at Beth Meyer preschool, I was responsible for planning lessons for the 2-year old class. I also worked closely with colleagues and families to ensure that the young children had a meaningful preschool experience.
Wake County Department of HealthFebruary 1994 to June 1996Physical Therapist Raleigh, NCEvaluated and treated patients in a home-health setting. Supervised other therapists on the rehabilitation team. Communicated with physicians and other healthcare providers as necessary.
Hand and Orthopaedic Rehabilitation AssociatesAugust 1989 to February 1994Physical Therapist Raleigh, NCEvaluated and treated lpatients in an outpaiten orthopaedic setting. Established the work hardening program to assist injured workers returning to the workplace.
F. Edward Hebert HospitalJuly 1984 to June 1987Physical Therapist New Orleans, LAEvaluated and treated patients in an inpatient rehabilitation setting. Worked closely with physicians and other healthcare providers to maximize patients' rehabilitation success.
Wake Technical Community CollegeJanuary 2017 to CurrentStudent Teacher Candidate Raleigh, NC
Developed adult education classes for members of the Jewish community and those studying Judaism. These classes focused on Hebrew learning, from the very basics of learning to decode Hebrew letters, through the grammar and vocabulary of Biblical Hebrew, to the teaching of chanting the Hebrew texts.
Guided Bar and Bat Mitzvah students and their families through the process of preparing for their Bar and Bat Mitzvah ceremony. This includes working with students who have learning differences.
Created Tai Chi classes for adults at an exercise facility. This exercise form has tremendous health benefits, including the prevention of falls.
Trained preschool teachers in incorporating Hebrew and Judaica into the early childhood curriculum.