Sara McClayton

Sara M.

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I am a dedicated and enthusiastic educator with nine years of experience teaching ESL, I have taught beginning to advanced students, of various ages and linguistic backgrounds. I tailor my lessons to meet the needs and goals of each student. I strengthen my students' listening, speaking, reading, writing, vocabulary, and pronunciation through dynamic activities that encourage real-world application of skills. I look forward to helping you achieve your English goals!

About Sara M.

I am an experienced educator committed to helping my learners achieve their goals. I have a Bachelor's in English from Towson University and a Master's in TESOL from Notre of Dame of Maryland University.

I have experience teaching beginning to advanced ESL from students aged preschool to adult. I taught Academic Writing and Grammar to community college students with a focus on peer review and the writing process. I taught functional English skills to beginning level adult learners, with an emphasis on listening, speaking, and vocabulary. In my previous position, I supervised Elementary Education majors in their field experience at two elementary schools with high English Language Learner populations. I taught my interns the theories behind second language acquisition, as well as relevant strategies and methods for teaching their ESOL learners.

I am currently an ESOL Teacher with Baltimore City Public Schools. I strengthen the listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills of ELLs in preK-8th grade. I design my lessons based on my students' interests, goals, and areas for growth. I take the time to understand the unique strengths and needs of each student. My classroom is a fun, challenging, and engaging academic environment where students feel safe to ask questions and make mistakes.

I look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your English language goals!


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ESOL Teacher
Dec 2019 - Present

Baltimore City Public Schools

Lecturer and PDS Supervisor
Jul 2016 - Dec 2019

Towson University


Master's in TESOL
Jan 2010 - May 2011

Notre Dame of Maryland University



Fluent / Native Proficiency


Limited Proficiency


Elementary Education
Jul 2016

Maryland State Department of Education

ESOL PreK-12
Jul 2011



TESOL International Association
Jan 2012
TESOL International Association’s mission is to advance professional expertise in English language teaching and learning for speakers of other languages worldwide.

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