Member of VTGrATE: the Academy for Graduate Teaching Assistant Excellence

Teaching Experience:

  • Forms 1, 3, & 4 Biology Instructor – per the Tanzanian Ministry of Education Syllabus (as a Peace Corps Volunteer) – Ndwika Girls Secondary School
    • All teaching in an English as a Second Language classroom
    • Up to 75 students per class
    • 170 hours of technical training in educational pedagogy and practice, development theory, and internship teaching
    • Supplemented class with both Swahili language and East African Sign Language for 3 deaf students
  • Paleontology Lab Teaching Assistant – Spring 2018, under course instructor Dr. Xiao at Virginia Tech
    • Weekly lab sessions with lecture and specimen observation components