ESL: Conversation for Beginners *Online & In-Person*

Gain confidence and develop your English speaking skills in this conversation class for high beginning and low intermediate level students. Reinforce your basic knowledge of English, develop fluency with the past tenses, acquire new vocabulary, and practice correct pronunciation. This class will provide a friendly, safe classroom environment where you can practice with lively activities how to speak comfortably and confidently in everyday English. Instructor: Katy Doughty, Liz Ging, Sandy Middleton

Sections

ENCB-FA21.01 In-Person

Start Date

September 21, 2021

Time

9:15am

Location

CCAE

Cost

$285.00

Availability

8

8 Weeks, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:15-11:15am. Begins Sep. 21 No class Nov. 11

This class will meet in-person at CCAE with a limited student capacity. Please view our In-Person Class Guidelines prior to enrolling.

The instructor will provide all materials.

Instructors: Sandy Middleton

ENCB-FA21.02 In-Person

Start Date

September 25, 2021

Time

10:00am

Location

CCAE

Cost

$190.00

Availability

8

8 Saturdays, 10am-12pm. Begins Sep. 25 No class Oct. 9

This class will meet in-person at CCAE with a limited student capacity. Please view our In-Person Class Guidelines prior to enrolling.

The instructor will provide all materials.

Instructors: Katy Doughty

ENCB-SU21.02 Online

Start Date

August 3, 2021

Time

9:15am

Location

Online

Cost

$220.00

Availability

6

5 Weeks, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:15-11:15am. Begins Aug. 3

This class will meet online using Zoom. The Zoom link and information on how to join will be emailed to you. Please also check your spam folder.
If you register 12 hours or less before the class begins or after the start date, please contact zoom@ccae.org for the link.

The instructor will provide all materials.

Instructors: Liz Ging

Instructors

Sandy Middleton

Sandy Middleton is an effective ESL Instructor who is passionate and committed to providing engaging classroom lessons and experiences that assist students to build skills and achieve their desired English Language goals. Sandy is CELTA Certified, and holds an Ed.M. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Sandy teaches all levels of Generalized English, TOEFL, and Cambridge Exam Courses. Customized, and private instruction and tutoring are available. educateallnow@gmail.com

Katy Doughty

Katy Doughty fell in love with language learning as a student. Since earning her TEFL Certificate from the Boston Language Institute, she has taught ESL in Boston and South Korea. In addition, she holds a B.F.A. from the Rhode Island School of Design. Originally from Texas, she now resides in Somerville.

Liz Ging

Liz Ging is a language educator from Boston, Massachusetts with experience working in community college, language institute, and community education settings. She earned an MA in Applied Linguistics from the University of Massachusetts, Boston; TEFL Certification from the Boston Language Institute; and a BFA from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Her areas of interest include the role of emotion in language learning, teacher cognition, and teacher education preparation. Her overseas experience includes projects in Belize and Egypt, as well as most recently in Brazil, where she was an English Language Fellow with the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the Universidade de Caxias do Sul. Her own language learning experiences have been focused on Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese, as well as Modern Standard and Egyptian Colloquial Arabic.