Drew Sparkman's Teacher Portfolio

Drew Sparkman

Teacher

American

Budapest, Hungary

drew.sparkman@gmail.com

+36 30 592 9315


Skills

Inquiry-Based Education

Excellent

Building Rapport

Excellent

Personal and Group Organization

Great

Conflict Management

Good

Languages

English

Native

Spanish

B2

French

A2

Hungarian

A2


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So, what are Drew's experiences and qualifications?

English A Examiner

International Baccalaureate Organization
Jan 2017 - Current
  • Currently finishing the IB-provided examiner course
  • May 2017 will be my first examination period

IB DP Teacher/IB DP Tutor

SEK Budapest International School
Aug 2013 - Current
  • 87% of students have scored 5 or higher.
  • Former students have entered into top European and American universities
  • Led students to international academic competitions
  • English A: Literature; English A: Language and Literature
  • English B
  • TOK
  • Extended Essay Supervisor

ESL Instructor

BridgeEnglish Denver
Aug 2011 - Dec 2011
  • Instruction in conversation, grammar, and writing.
  • University entrance preparation
  • English for special purposes
  • Led student excursions
  • Maintained a database of student records
  • Frequently collaborated with colleagues and managers

English Language Assistant

Ministère de L'Éducation nationale - Lycee Barthélemy de Laffemas
Oct 2009 - Apr 2010
  • Created and implemented classes focusing on native English pronunciation and style
  • Classes were utilised as complementary components to established curriculum
  • Prepared students for the demanding French Bacs
  • Collaborated with colleagues on the implementaiton of the curriculum
  • Maintained a direct line of communication with the school's director
  • Functioned at a high level within an international team

Education

The University of Sheffield
September 2017-2019

Master of Arts - English Studies (Part-Time Distance-Learning)


Université des Antilles
Jan - May 2009

Semester abroad program in Martinque, studying French language and literature