Gill, Emily - English


AP Language and Composition   
English II
     English II honors

Ms. Emily Gill


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Please feel free to contact me about information for any course.  Here is an overview of my professional life and qualifications.

9-12 Language Arts teaching license, WCU, 1993
M.A.Ed in Two year college English, WCU, 1991
B.A. English, Mars Hill College, 1984
Clarke Central High School, Athens, GA, 1980

Career Highlights and Certifications:
National Board Certified Teacher, 2005, 2015
NCCAT seminar "NC Waterways" Okracoke, NC 2008; "National Parks in the Classroom", 2015
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute, "Industrial Revolution", Nottingham, England 2000
AP English Literature and Composition reader (2004-2007)
AP English Language and Composition reader (2014-present)
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute, "Existentialism", Mt. Holyoke College, Mass., 2016

North Buncombe High School:
       Beta Club sponsor (2008-2012)
       Balanced Literacy Committee (2010 - 2012)
       School Improvement Team, chair(2011-2015)
       Denmark Student Exchange leader (2010 - present)
       Safe Schools Committee - chair (2020 - present)
       MTAC (2019-present)

Buncombe County Schools:
       Common Core Essential Standards trainer (2011-2012)
       English Language Arts Leadership team (2014- present)

Professional Organization:
       Professional Educators of North Carolina, board secretary (2016-present)