Fall 2021

Section 2229 of ESL713
Low Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Aug 16 - Oct 10 2021
There will be independent work (homework). Your instructor will provide more details. Call the Southwest Center for more information: 707-527-4229.

Section 3493 of ESL713
Low Beginning Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Oct 18 - Dec 10 2021
There will be independent work (homework).. Your instructor will provide more details. Registration for this class will begin on October 4, 2021. Call the Southwest Center for more information: 707-527-4229.

Spring 2021

Section 7560 of ESL715
Low Intermediate Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Jan 20 - May 19 2021

Section 8472 of ESL716
High Intermediate Non-Credit English as a Second Language -- : Jan 20 - May 19 2021
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

M.A. TESOL from San Francisco State University, 1995
B.A. Communications, Mills College, 1988
American Accent Coach Training, English By The Hour, 2010
 

I was born in Mallorca, Spain, but raised in San Francisco, California. I have also lived in Mexico, Costa Rica, and South Korea. I have two children and we currently live in Cotati. I have been teaching ESL since 1994.

Professional Involvement and Community Service

Member of CATESOL since 1994.

m.poonk@gmail.com

Presentations and Publications

"Classroom Cultures in Clash", paper and presentation at KOTESOL, Seoul, South Korea, 1996.