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Jonathan B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Sep 15, 2014

Jonathan B.

   United States
  |   San Francisco, CA

Overview

International trade policy professional experienced in teaching, language acquisition, community development, and policy work with a focus on effective policy formulation, sustainable economic development, and multilateral trade promotion in Latin America, particularly Brazil and the Southern Cone.

Extensive academic research in the area of international trade policy, development, economics, Latin American political economy, and emerging market economics. Special interest in: agricultural policy and its implications for the developing...

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Tested
Non-profits
Microsoft Excel
Curriculum Design
Classroom
Research
Public Speaking
ESL
Editing
Spanish
Brazilian Portuguese

Employment

Monterey Institute of International Studies
Masters in International Trade Policy
2012 - 2014
ArcTouch Brazil
Business English Coach
2011 - 2012
Build thorough and dynamic curriculum for 12 advanced, business-orientated Brazilian students emphasizing advanced grammar skills, idiomatic vocabulary and relevant discussion topics
Step1 Languages
English Language Teacher
2011 - 2011
Foster language growth of 35 students from beginner to advanced building worksheets, assignments, grading tests and homework and monitoring progress where 95% graduate to a more advanced level
The Unity Council
Teaching Assistant/Tutor
2010 - 2010
Provide assistance to master teacher through classroom management, resource distribution and technical assistance. Support students by leading quiz and test reviews, reviewing course material and...
Kaplan Tutoring
Academic Tutor
2009 - 2010
Schedule lessons, update student progress reports Provide help to students in study skills, organization and academic material
AmeriCorps / Bay Area Community Resources (BACR)
After-School Program Teacher
2009 - 2010
Manage classroom, complete program guidelines, utilize discipline Organized activities, provide homework assistance for students Build a lesson plan, improve students' subject proficiency
LEAP (Learning Enrichment After-School Program)
Spanish Enrichment Teacher
2008 - 2009
Taught 3rd - 5th graders elementary Spanish
Camp Kindle
Volunteer Counselor
2008 - 2008
Participated as a counselor for 10 boys ages 12 - 14 affected or infected by HIV/AIDS managing emotional issues, leading cabin activities and collaborating with camp staff to implement educational...

Education

University of California, Santa Barbara
B.A.
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California State University-Los Angeles
Oxford Seminars - ESL Certification
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California State University-Los Angeles
Oxford Seminars - ESL Certification
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University of California, Santa Barbara
B.A.
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