Prof. Harold Smith

 

Highly qualified ESL, writing and reading professor, academic/career counselor and author. Certified K-12 teacher and reading specialist. Travelled and taught worldwide in Asia and Europe. Writer of various ESL, academic and cultural publications. Founder of language school and tutoring agencies in South Korea, Hawaii and Guam.

 

Education

Ed.D, Adult Continuing Education, Northern Illinois University (in progress)
Cognate: English as a Second Language; Adult Education

Master of Science, Education, Northern Illinois University
Major: Reading

Bachelor of Science, Education, Northern Illinois University
Major: Elementary/Secondary Education

 

Main Publications

  • “Conversations in American English” October, 2020
  • “American Idiom and Slang for ESL Students”, May 2020
  • “Cross Cultural Tales (2nd ed.) 15 Short Stories of Travel, Intrigue and Delight” (May, 2017)
  • “Cross Cultural Tales – 12 Short Stories of Travel, Intrigue and Delight” (2015), 1st. ed (May, 2017)
  • “Developing College Reading Abilities” (2014); Second Edition (2015)
  • “English for Guam” – ESL Textbook, Publisher: ASEA, March, 2002
  • English Day by Day (Bi-lingual Newspaper), 2012
  • Editor, “Angel” – A Novel written by Trisha Thapar, 2009
  • The 3R Tutor, Academic, K-12, ESL Monthly Newsletter, September 2005-Present
  • Staff Bulletin – Monthly/Quarterly EFF Newsletter, Wahiawa Community School, Hawaii, 2005
  • Faculty Handbook, Wahiawa Community School, Hawaii, 2004
  • Student Handbook, Wahiawa Community School, Hawaii, 2005
  • “English Now” English Language Center, ESL Newsletter, January 2004
  • The Guam Community Digest (Magazine), November 2002
  • The Korean Edition Bilingual Community Newspaper, Guam, January 2001-March, 2002
  • The Japanese Edition, Bilingual Community Newspaper, Guam, January 2001-March, 2002
  • Level Zero, School Newspaper, ASEA & The American Int’l Language Institute, 2001-2002
  • UTRY English Magazine, Seoul, Korea, March, 1998

 

Additional Publications

  • English Now for English Language Center, ESL Newsletter, January 2004
  • The Guam Community Digest (Magazine), November 2002
  • The Korean Edition Bilingual Community Newspaper, Guam, January 2001-March, 2002
  • The Japanese Edition, Bilingual Community Newspaper, Guam, January 2001-March, 2002
  • Level Zero, School Newspaper, ASEA & The American Int’l Language Institute, 2001-2002
  • UTRY English Magazine, Seoul, Korea, March, 1998