Ronna Magy has been an ESL adult educator for nearly three decades. She currently serves as ESL Teacher Advisor for LAUSD's Division of Adult and Career Education. Since 2000 she has been involved with Staff Development and teacher training. Ronna is the author of several ESL textbooks including US Citizen, Yes, Life Skills and Test Prep, Stories From the Heart and Beginning Stories From the Heart, and Working It Out.
Ronna has been a regular presenter at adult education conferences including the Division of Adult and Career Education's Fall Conference, California Council on Adult Education, CATESOL, and TESOL since 1982. As ESL Teacher Adviser for DACE, she creates and presents workshops on a variety of ESL teaching methods and techniques including learner persistence and goal setting, cooperative learning, lesson planning, reading and writing.