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About Your Instructor – Mary Peterson

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Uniquely Qualified Instructor

Mary Peterson is a highly experienced and enthusiastic ESL leader, teacher and outstanding national presenter who is known for her motivating and practical strategies and ideas. She has firsthand experience teaching English language learners and implementing positive changes to school-wide ESL programs. She is the author of Strengthen Your ESL Program! Powerful Strategies to Increase the Success of Your ELL Students (Grades K-6), the extensive resource handbook each participant will receive at her two-day institute. Mary’s presentations are fast-paced, inspiring, and above all, practical and research based.

You will gain a wealth of ideas, strategies and activities you can implement immediately to increase the success of your ESL program.

What Your Colleagues Say About Your Presenter

Mary’s passion for teaching is evident! I have many new strategies I can’t wait to use and modify for my ESL program.”
– Julie Henry, Teacher

“Thank you for offering meaningful strategies, lessons, ideas, and activities!”
– Alleia Hobbs, Elementary Director

Very comprehensive! Mary gave great examples of ways to help our ELL students be successful in the classroom.”
– Erin Dugan, Kindergarten Teacher

Mary Peterson is an excellent presenter! Her content is relevant, practical and will be easy to use. Most of what she presented can be implemented tomorrow. Thank you!”
– Maryanne MacDonald, ESL Teacher

Amazing! This is the second time I’ve attended a training by Mary and I am so impressed with her knowledge and ideas across all subject areas!”
– Samantha Bruno, 3rd Grade Teacher

Extremely engaging ideas! I am anxious to use them with my students.”
– Laurel Fanghan, ESOL Technician

“Thank you for the many strategies and ideas! Mary is a valuable resource to education!”
– Meredith Butler, 1st Grade Teacher

“Mary gave tons of teaching strategies and resources to make learning fun, engaging and meaningful for our ELL students.”
– Emily Chaver, ESOL Teacher

So many awesome ideas! Mary shared strategies that can be used for any subject area!”
– Natasha Wowrychuk, 2nd Grade Teacher

Great, real-life examples that we can implement right away!”
– Blanca Ojeda, Teacher

Mary is dynamic! I love the way she presents! I gained many useful tips and ideas.”
– J. Shutz, 5th Grade Teacher