Fall 2021

Section 1561 of ESL713
Low Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Aug 20 - Dec 10 2021

Section 1570 of ESL714
High Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Aug 20 - Dec 10 2021

Section 3673 of ESL713
Low Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Aug 17 - Dec 10 2021

Summer 2021

Section 8147 of ESL714RW
Beginning-High Non-Credit ESL Reading/Writing -- : Jun 14 - Aug 04 2021
This class requires Zoom meetings during the times listed above. More information will be provided by the instructor. If you have questions, please call the Southwest Center 707-527-4229.

Section 8606 of ESL713CP
Beginning-Low Non-Credit ESL Conversation/Pronunciation -- : Jun 18 - Aug 07 2021
This class requires Zoom meetings during the times listed above. More information will be provided by the instructor. If you have questions, please call the Southwest Center 707-527-4229.

Section 8607 of ESL714CP
Beginning-High Non-Credit ESL Conversation/Pronunciation -- : Jun 18 - Aug 07 2021
This class requires Zoom meetings during the times listed above. More information will be provided by the instructor. If you have questions, please call the Southwest Center 707-527-4229.

Spring 2021

Section 6039 of ESL713
Low Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Jan 21 - May 20 2021
Mandatory Zoom meetings: Zoom meetings will take place for each class session during the days/time(s) listed above. Students are expected to meet on Zoom for the duration of the live session. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 7521 of ESL713
Low Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Jan 22 - May 21 2021

Section 8320 of ESL714
High Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Jan 22 - May 21 2021
Mandatory Zoom meetings: Zoom meetings will take place for each class session during the days/time(s) listed above. Students are expected to meet on Zoom for the duration of the live session. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

No office hours

2013 - San Francisco State University, MA in English/TESOL, Certificate in Immigrant Literacies
2013 - UC Berkeley Extension, Preliminary Designated Subjects Adult Education (DSAE) Teaching Credential, ESL
2009 - School for International Training/SSU, TESOL Certificate
2007 - University of California Berkeley, BA in Anthropology

Professional Areas of Interest

Immigrant literacies
Multilevel ESL in community-based settings
Development of balanced literacy instructional approaches for adult learners

Professional Involvement and Community Service

2009-2013
Adult Literacy League of Sonoma County: Board of Directors, Chair of Tutor In-Service Trainings; Tutor Trainer & Mentor; One-on-One ESL Tutor

Presentations and Publications

Conference presentations:
2013 - TESOL International Convention, Dallas, TX
2011 - CATESOL Annual Conference, Long Beach, CA

Publications:
2012 - CATESOL Journal V23 N1 "Professional Development to Work With Low-Educated Adult ESL Learners: Searching Beyond the Program"