Lecturer in Language
Brittany Ober has been teaching at the American Language Program since 2012. At the ALP, she teaches various levels in the Intensive English Program, Advanced Academic Preparation, and English for International and Public Affairs at SIPA.
Since 2015, she has been the co-chair of the ALP’s annual winter conference for TESOL professionals. Ober’s pedagogical interests include extensive listening, critical thinking, and incorporating art, poetry, and music into ESL instruction. Her recent professional projects include presenting at the ANUPI conference in Huatulco, Mexico, co-teaching a teacher training seminar on English Medium Instruction at Universidad Panamericana, Guadalajara, and writing Project-Based Language Learning courses for the ALP’s new summer curriculum.
At The New School, Ober earned an Academic Excellence Award and at Muhlenberg College, she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
- M.A. TESOL, The New School
- B.A., Muhlenberg College
In the News
Reflections on a Remote Year
"At first I was overwhelmed. So I went back to basics and thought about my Teaching Philosophy."
American Language Program Lecturer Shares Insights on Project-Based Learning and Remote English Language Instruction Across the Globe
Ober presented on the topics of writing and remote English language instruction to faculties in China and Mexico.