Liz is the Program Manager for Carolina Navigators, and helps to provide K-16 teachers and students with global education resources created by Carolina students who have international expertise. She has over ten years of experience in the field of education. Liz has worked as a secondary French and Spanish teacher, as an instructional coach, and as the Director of the Academy of International Studies at Carrboro High School.
Originally from Michigan, Liz has studied abroad in France, taught English in Spain, and traveled throughout the US, Europe, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Asia. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and her Master’s Degree at NC State University.
In addition to working at the Center for Global Initiatives, Liz has been a Virtual French Instructor, publishes French and Spanish lesson plans online, and shares world language and technology resources with teachers on her blog. Liz enjoys sharing her passion for languages, and for Global Education with teachers and students.