Saliha Yagoubi is an experienced ESL/bilingual instructor. She also teaches public
speaking and modern language courses. She possesses excellent language skills that
enable effective communication with her students. Saliha's personal experience as
a language learner allows her to easily relate to her students. She understands the
challenges and struggles they face when acquiring a new language, which enables her
to provide empathetic and tailored instruction.
Prior to becoming an ESL instructor, Saliha served as a translator and interpreter
for immigrants and refugees at The International Institute of New Jersey and Americorps.
Through this work, she realized that teaching English was the most impactful way for
her to empower her community. Over the past 20 years, she has dedicated herself to
teaching English as a Second Language. Her extensive experience has made her highly
proficient in designing and implementing effective ESL courses. She has created a
comprehensive curriculum that covers various aspects of language learning. In addition
to ESL instruction, she also teaches public speaking and modern language courses.
These subjects align with her educational background and interests. She has also presented
nationally at NJTESOL and NISOD. One of the most rewarding aspects of her teaching
career is the diversity of her students' backgrounds. Having taught individuals from
various cultures and countries, she appreciates the richness of cultural exchange
in the classroom. This diversity has not only broadened her own perspective but has
also allowed her to create inclusive and supportive learning environments for her
students. Saliha is a dedicated and experienced ESL instructor who is passionate
about empowering her students through language education.