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English as a second language educator

James Brian Wilson, American English as a second language educator. Certified online teacher Cerro Coso College, 2000. Tutor South Coast Literacy Council, Irvine, 1993-1994. Member Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, American Civil Liberties Union, California Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Orange County Guitar Circle, Amnesty International.

Background

Wilson, James Brian was born on August 14, 1961 in Ventura, California, United States. Son of Arthur James and Patricia (Fottrell) Wilson.

Education

Bachelor in French, University California, Irvine, 1983. Teacher English as Second Language certified, University California, Irvine, 1994. Master of Arts in Comparative Literature, California State University, Fullerton, 1992.

Career

Instructional assistant Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, California, 1983—1986. Clerk National Archives and Records Administration, Laghna Nigial, 1986—1987. Clerk and projects assistant Appalachian Computer Services, Laguna Nigiel, 1987—1989.

Freelance musician, 1989—1994. Teacher English as Second Language, Claremont High School, Huntington Beach, California, 1994. Instructor adult basic education-English as Second Language, Pasadena (California) City College Community Education Center, 1994-1996.

Instructor English as Second Language, Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, California, 1994—2000. Lecturer English as Second Language, Pasadena City College, 1996—2000. Instructor English as Second Language Mount San Jacinto College, San Jacinto, California, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Certified online teacher Cerro Coso College, 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Throw it Away and Get a New One: The Disposability of Adjuncts in the Millenium, 2002. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Tutor South Coast Literacy Council, Irvine, 1993-1994. Member Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, American Civil Liberties Union, California Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, Orange County Guitar Circle, Amnesty International.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing classical and celtic music guitar.

Connections

father:
Arthur James Wilson

mother:
Patricia (Fottrell) Wilson