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High School Management System

Location:
West Orange, New Jersey, United States
Posted:
March 21, 2011

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YELENA BOLOTINA

**** ******* ***. *** ** Fort Lee, NJ 07024 Phone : 201-***-****

j6wz46@r.postjobfree.com

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ESL TEACHER

Dedicated all levels educator, with over ten years of experience developing results-driven curriculum and delivering enthusiastic instruction of ESL for High School Students, College level students and adult learner. Exceptionally creative with proven organization, planning and leadership skills. Extensive background serving the needs of culturally, racially, and socio-economically diverse populations, with experience in U.S. and Russian Higher Education Institutions.

CERTIFICATIONS

TOESL Certificate of Eligibility in progress NJ

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2009 – present YM&YWHA – Washington Heights & Inwood New York, NY

ESL Teacher.

• Lead English and Civics classes for adults from diverse multicultural backgrounds.

• Work with groups of up to 20 people; conduct classes, workshops, and demonstrations to teach principles, techniques, or methods in subjects such as Basic English language skills, life skills, and workforce entry skills demanded strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.

• Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs, abilities, and interests.

• Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.

• Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws or administrative policies.

1995-2006 Workforce Advantage Jersey City, NJ

ESL/Civics Instructor.

• Prepared objectives and outlines for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines or requirements of states and schools.

• Prepared reports on students and activities as required by administration.

• Prepared students for further education by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and to persevere with challenging tasks.

• Provided disabled students with assistive devices, supportive technology, and assistance accessing facilities such as restrooms.

• Provided information, guidance, and preparation for the SAT examination.

• Reviewed instructional content, methods, and student evaluations to assess strengths and weaknesses, and to develop recommendations for course revision, development, or elimination.

• Selected, ordered, and issued books, materials, and supplies for courses or projects.

• Advised students on internships, prospective employers, and job placement services.

• Used computers, audio-visual aids, and other equipment and materials to supplement presentations.

1986-1995 Language Academy No 23 Moscow, Russia

English Language Teacher.

• Assigned and grade class work and homework.

• Attended professional meetings, conferences, and workshops to maintain and improve professional competence.

• Attended staff meetings and serve on committees, as required.

• Collaborated with other teachers and professionals in the development of instructional programs.

• Conferred with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons that promote learning, following approved curricula.

• Enforced administration policies and rules governing students.

• Established and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible.

• Established clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and communicate those objectives to students.

• Guided and counseled students with adjustment or academic problems, or special academic interests.

EDUCATION

Moscow Linguistic University Moscow, Russia

Masters of Art Degree in Teaching Languages

RELATED EXPERIENCE

2006 – 2009 Business Management System New York, NY

Translator

• In charge of English-Russian and Russian-English translation services.

SKILLS

• Fluent in Russian, communicable, motivating, friendly.

• Highly skilled in personal computers and associated software including Windows XP/NT/2000, Microsoft Office, and Internet applications.



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