Mary Regan

Mary Regan came to the United Nations Language and Communications Programme in 1998 as a part-time English teacher. She became a full-time instructor in 2003.

Mary has been teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) since 1984. Before returning “home” to New York, where she was born, Mary lived in Washington, D.C. for 13 years. She taught ESL at many schools, including 10 years at Northern Virginia Community College.>

After returning to New York, Mary joined the frenzied world of the part-time teacher. She taught at Columbia University, Long Island University (LIU), Borough of Manhattan Community College and City College of New York – all at the same time. She also did teacher training at Teachers College and LIU.

Mary received a Masters degree in Teaching English as a Second Language from Georgetown University and has completed the course work for a Masters in Applied Linguistics from Teachers College, Columbia University.

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