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teacher

Ben

Personal Statement

Ben is a graduate of The College of William & Mary, majoring in Global Studies with a concentration in Russian and Post-Soviet Studies and minoring in history. He holds a Master of Letters in War Studies from the University of Glasgow. Ben has two years of experience working with students from grades 1 through 12 as a substitute teacher. In 2019, he completed a course at the International Language Institute in Washington, DC to receive Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) certification. His experiences as a substitute teacher and TESOL teacher have convinced him of the importance of creating a welcoming atmosphere that makes the subject relatable to students.

Education

    • The University of Glasgow (Glasgow, Scotland) - Master of Letters Degree in War Studies
    • The College of William & Mary (Williamsburg, Virginia) - Graduated in May 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Global Studies with a concentration in Russian & Post-Soviet Studies and a minor in Histor

Subjects

  • ESL/ESOL
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Elementary
  • European History
  • US History
  • AP US History
  • AP World History
  • World History
  • AP European History
  • TESOL
  • US History Subject Test
  • Awards and Recognitions

    • TESOL certification (120 hours) from the International Language Institute-2019

    • Russian Club at the College of William & Mary (President)-2014

    • Russian language proficiency Interagency Language Roundtable (ILR) 2+-2019

    Testimonials

    Background check certified

    Yes