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    Magda Usiskin- EL department chair 

    Department: EL
    A Day:  9:30-10:30
    B Day: 3:00-4:00

     Phoenix             Schoology

    • Bachelors:  German and English Language Education 
    • Masters:  Applied Linguistics 
    Other Information:

    Mrs. Usiskin was born in Poland, where she spent most of her life. She got her BA in German and English and her M.A in Linguistics from the University of Poznan (Poland). She taught German to international students in programs sponsored by the European Union. She also tutored English and German to Polish students in Poland. She worked as a translator for International Trade Fairs, Opera Houses, and international companies.


    Her love of languages and travel brought her to America where she met her husband. She has been in the United States for almost fifteen years and at BRHS for fourteen. She enjoys teaching EL and having such an international crowd around her. This will be her 6th year serving as department chair for the ELL dept.and 18th year at Broad Run teaching international students. 

    She is looking to another great year at BRHS!!


    This year she will be teaching the following classes: , Literacy 2, English 10


    To find homework and other school related assignments, please refer to Schoology.


    In her free time, she hikes, exercises, cooks healthy meals, teaches Yoga, cycles, and takes care of her girls (Maya 16 and Bianca 14) and husband, Terry. She lives in Brambleton.





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Last Modified on August 22, 2023