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Adult Ed SIG

Adult Education Special Interest Group

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Keri George & Nancy Gebhardt
Co-Chairs, Adult Education SIG, ITBE

Meet your Adult Education SIG Chair: Nancy Gebhardt

Nancy Gebhardt is an ESL instructor at BIR Training Center, a commercial college in the Chicago area where she has taught adult students for a year.  She has also volunteered at Erie House since 2012.  She did undergraduate work in English at Roosevelt University and has a MA in English from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She hopes to complete her MA in Applied Linguistics TESOL at UIC this year.  She feels strongly about empowering adults who wish to develop and strengthen their voices in order to have a say in their futures.