Phone: (803) 425-8930
Degrees and Certifications:
Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, Germany Master of Arts (M.A.) Romance Languages linguistics and literature: Spanish/Italian/Portuguese. Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, Germany Bachelor of Arts (B.A) Major: Spanish linguistics and literature. Minor: American Studies/English linguistics and Literature. State Examination Bureau for High School Teachers of Baden Württemberg-Germany Master of Arts in Teaching (M.A.T) Spanish and English (ESL) as foreign languages. Certifications: South Carolina State Board of Education Educator Professional Certificate Certification Fields: German Spanish English as a Second Language Endorsements: Online Teaching Goethe Institute Munich, Germany Methods and Didactics for Teaching German as a foreign language eMentor foreign language instructor Certification (USAF- Linguistic Enabled Airmen Program- LEAP) GoGuardian Certified Teacher
Mrs. July Behrman
Herzlich Willkommen auf meiner Homepage! ¡Bienvenidos a mi página! Welcome to my page!
Languages: Spanish(Native proficiency), German (Native proficiency), English (Superior), Italian, Portuguese (Intermediate mid)
Mrs. Behrman is a trilingual and multicultural educator, who was born in a Spanish-speaking country and household, and grew up in South Germany. She completed her B.A. and M.A degrees at the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen. There, she became a research fellow on a pilot project for blended language learning. During her studies, she gained some experience in the marketing field working for a German company. She got accepted by the State Examination Bureau for Teachers of Baden Württemberg, Germany and obtained a Master of Arts in Teaching Spanish and English as second languages.
Mrs. Behrman worked for several years for the German public-school system as a Spanish and English (ESOL) teacher, then, moved to Aviano, Italy, where she lived 3 years before moving to the USA in 2013 with her husband´s military orders. In the USA, she has worked as a Spanish and German teacher for the USAF e-Mentor LEAP program (Linguistic Enabled Airmen Program), as a Spanish adjunct instructor at the Central Carolina Technical College, and gained experience as a Spanish certified teacher for a virtual education provider. The last two years, Mrs. Behrman taught Spanish for the Sumter School District at Crestwood High School. She loves the Italian painters DaVinci and Michelangelo, enjoys cardio and strength workouts, running, watching soccer, basketball games, reading, and watching documentaries about world history, culture, travel.
Spanish (Spanish as a second language ) ACTFL Intermediate low
2011: “Los jóvenes y su vida diaria ejemplificada a través de la vida de una joven ecuatoriana”
Spanish (Spanish as a second language) ACTFL Novice low
2011- ¿Qué quieres hacer el fin de semana?
2011-“Diego Armando Maradona”: Usage of Past Tense
2010: Spanish Phonetics for beginners- ACTFL Novice low
2010: Die Verwendung der Zeit „Simple Present Tense use“ ACTFL Novice high-Intermediate low
2011: Sweet Home Alabama - Listening comprehension ACTFL Intermediate mid
2011: Communicative-based lesson based on the movie “The Pursuit of HappYness”. ACTFL intermediate low