Eliane Beard 760 (added 1/24/23) MCD

Elaine Berard

Teaching Associate, French

Phone: 843-349-2506 Email: eberard@coastal.edu Office Hours:



Born and raised in Salisbury, NC; lived and taught French in Livermore, CA; married with one adult daughter.


Post Grad University of California, Berkeley
M.A. French/Spanish minor University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
B.A. French University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Interesting Facts

  • Served as Language Department Chair at Granada High School Livermore, CA
  • Class Adviser for 8 years
  • East Bay Foreign Language Project participant
  • Helped develop a communication based language program in Livermore, CA
  • Helped create oral exit exam for language students
  • Led teaching workshops for district language teachers
  • Grader for ETS Praxis exams in French and Spanish

Teaching Areas

French 115, 210