First Name: 
Laura
Last Name: 
Porter
Bio: 

Laura Porter has been teaching ESOL since Peace Corps in El Salvador the 90s, which led her to pursue a Master's of Arts in Teaching ESOL and Spanish from the School for International Training in Brattleboro. In the subsequent 15 years, she has taught in a variety of settings from community college to community based organizations, with a particular focus on high-level, college transitions and workforce development programs. She has also provided teacher training to adult educators in the ESOL field as well as public school teachers and content-area community college instructors.