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Linda Joyce Gant

Bilingual K-3 Elementary School Teacher

 

California State Teaching Credentials

Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential

Clear Bilingual Cross-Cultural Language and Academic Development Certificate (BCLAD)

Clear Cross-Cultural Language and Academic Development Certificate (CLAD)

Spanish Supplemental Authorization: Teach Spanish K-9

LBUSD Board Authorization: Teach English K-8

 

Specialized Skills

Proficient in Speaking, Reading, and Writing of the Spanish Language

Experienced in Teaching the Structured English Immersion Program (12 Years)

Specialized Cultural Skills with Immigrant Students from Mexico, Central & South America

17 Years Teaching Experience Recognized by the LBUSD Payroll Department (20 Years Total)

Published Author with International Book Sales in 14 Countries

 

Education

Master’s Degree in Education

Graduated with Honors from Chapman University (Orange; California) with a 3.78 GPA (May 2005)

Masters Thesis Focus is a Comparative Study of English Language Learners (ELL) and English-Only

Students (EO) in a Structured Reading Program

 

Bachelor’s Degree

Graduated with Honors from Whittier College (Whittier, California) with a Child Development

Major and a Minor in Education with a 3.75 GPA in May 1978

 

High School Diploma

Graduated with Honors from Azusa High School (Azusa, California) in June 1974

 

21-Years Full-Time Teaching Experience

 

Long Beach Unified School District  •  Lafayette Elementary

Sept 2010 - July 2011 - Third Grade Dual-Immersion Teacher

 

Long Beach Unified School District  •  Avalon Schools K-12

Sept 2007 - June 2010 - Kindergarten Teacher (English Only & LEP Students)

Sept 2006 - June 2007 - Fourth Grade Teacher (English Only & LEP Students)

Sept 2005 - June 2006 - High School Spanish, 8th Grade English, M.School ELD

 

Santa Ana Unified School District  •  Santiago Elementary School

Sept 1998 - June 2005 - First Grade Structured English Immersion (SEI) Program

Sept 1996 - June 1998 - Bilingual Program

 

Calvary Christian School

Sept 1994 - June 1996 - Kindergarten English Only

Sept 1990 - June 1994 - First Grade English Only

 

 

Linda Joyce Gant

Bilingual K-3 Elementary Teacher

P.O. Box 92662

Long Beach CA 90809-2662

562-986-1491 Home  •  714-403-2448 Cellphone

 

 

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