Biography

Laura Brass holds an MEd in Teaching English as a Second Language in Local and Global Contexts from the University of Calgary, Alberta. She has taught ESL, EAP, and LINC in Toronto and Vancouver and she has worked with CBC Radio Canada, Langara College, and Vancouver Community College. While conducting research as part of her Master’s degree, she became cognizant of the struggles and successes of female immigrant teachers in Canada- an aspect that she intends to further study at the doctoral level.

Research

Sociolinguistics, Multilingualism, Language Awareness, Language and Identity, Digital Literacies, ESL Curriculum Design