Profile: Elisa Fazio

Faculty
Program in American Language Studies

Elisa, with PALS since March 2015, has her MA in TESOL from Hunter College (CUNY), a JD cum laude from New York Law School, and a BA in English with a minor in Creative Writing from Virginia Commonwealth University. In addition, she holds the following certifications:

  • NBPTS National Board Certification in Teaching English as a New Language to Adolescents and Adults
  • Royal Society of Arts/University of Cambridge Local Exam Syndicate Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults (CTEFLA) 
  • American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Certified OPIc Rater
  • State Teaching Certificates, NJ, CA, KY
  • Teacher-Trainer Certification, JCPS, Louisville, KY

Elisa's areas of expertise include curriculum development, writing and editing, assessment, and publication review. She also enjoys travel and the arts.

 

  • Education

    MA in TESOL, Hunter College (CUNY)

    JD cum laude, New York Law School

    BA in English (minor in Creative Writing), Virginia Commonwealth University

    NBPTS National Board Certification in Teaching English as a New Language to Adolescents and Adults

    Royal Society of Arts/University of Cambridge Local Exam Syndicate Certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language to Adults (CTEFLA) 

    American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Certified OPIc Rater

    State Teaching Certificates, NJ, CA, KY

    Teacher-Trainer Certification, JCPS, Louisville, KY

  • Expertise

    Curriculum development

    Writing and editing

    Assessment

    Publication review