Professional of the Year - English Composition and Linguistics

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Janet L. Mitchell

Industry: Education
Current Organization: Pasadena City College
Type of Organization: College
Major Product: Higher education
Area of Distribution: California
Expertise: English Composition, Linguistics
University/Degree: A.A., Liberal Studies, Pasadena City College; B.A., English, University of California at Los Angeles; M.A., TESOL; M.A., English, California State University at Los Angeles
Title: Adjunct Associate Professor
Work History: Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pasadena City College, 2002-present; Adjunct Professor, Citrus College, 2014-present; Adjunct Instructor, Glendale Community College, 2003-06; Adjunct Instructor, East Los Angeles College, 2003; Instructor, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1997-2003; Teacher, Crenshaw LEARN Charter High School, 1993-2001; Related experience includes Educational Specialist, Mt. Baldy School, 2011-present; Teaching Coordinator, The Learning Collective, 2009-11
Honors & Awards: Include-Who's Who of America's Teachers; Golden Apple Award for Best Practices; Copeland Award, Pasadena City College; Alpha Gamma Sigma Academic Honor Society
Published Works: Selected publications and conferences include-California Online Education Initiative, Pasadena City College, 2015; Canvas Pedagogy Instructor, Pasadena City College, 2014; Presenter, Making Sense of Assessment Using VoiceThread: What, Why, How?, Pasadena City College; "Creating a Collaborative,", CHN Conference
Affiliations: NCTE