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Jim Pondolfino

Jim Pondolfino

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Skills & Interests

  • Humanities (Advanced)
    French & ESL Teacher - All levels.

Associations

  • Guild of Professional Tours Guides Washington, DC
    Member + Coordinator of Foreign Language Guides 01/1998 – Current
  • French-American Exchange
    Founder & Executive Director 06/1996 – Current

Education History

  • MBA - International Business (05/1989)
    George Washington University
  • License en Lettres (06/1985)
    Université Paul Valéry - Montpellier, France
  • BA - French (05/1982)
    SUNY Albany

Teaching Experience

  • Adult ESL (Fall 2007)
    • Private Contractor – English Proficiency
    • Ongoing contract for off-site instructor Fall 2006 to present. Evening adult ed programs.
  • Subsitute Teacher (Fall 2007)
    • Alexandria City Public Schools – Various subjects
    • Ongoing part-time work in public schools. November 2006 to present.
  • Adult ESL in France (Summer 2007)
    • Various Private Schools in France – English Proficiency
    • 6 years as contract teacher in Tours and Montpellier year round 1981-1986. Then summers from 1987-1989 and 2003-2007.

Positions

  • Executive Director (06/1996 – Current) French-American Exchange
  • Licensed Bilingual Tour Guide (03/1987 – Current) Washington, DC
  • School Principal (08/1990 – 05/1995) Lado International College