On 9/11/08, Diane wrote:
> Hi fellow teachers, I am considering completing a program
> become an ESL Specialist. I'm already certified for
> Elementary Ed. and have two years of long-term sub.
> experience, but have an interest in ESL, and want to
> increase my marketability.
> Are there opportunities near Wilmington for contract ESL
> positions? Specifically, can one be employed by a
> district, work full-time, and receive benefits? (Most of
> the ads I've seen so far are for ESL tutors; they are paid
> by the hour and it's not clear how many hours they work.
> I'm also not sure if they qualify for benefits). I'm
> to figure out if it is worth it for me to commit to a year
> of ESL classes. (I also live near PA, so if anyone knows
> the deal in PA, please let me know). Thanks so much for