Brooklyn, NY 11203
Phone: (347) 482-9800 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Achievement First Crown Heights Middle School [July 2015 – June 2018]
8th GRADE SCIENCE TEACHER
Taught the Achievement First 8th grade science curriculum to all 8th grade students (~80) at Achievement First Crown Heights Middle School. In first year, was responsible for creating daily lesson plans using the AF network unit guide and resources. Internalized and taught lesson plans, graded student work, tracked student performance data, planned reteach lessons, and communicated with families. Participated in weekly professional development meetings and instructional coaching meetings with the Dean of Science. In August 2017 began co-teaching one section of seventh grade science in addition to 8th grade teaching duties and started a STEM club. Students consistently placed second or third in network-wide performance ranking on interim assessments in my first and second years of teaching. Students achieved double digit year over year growth between my first and second year of teaching. In my third year, students showed high growth on the Science MAP growth assessment between the beginning and end of the school year.
Match Charter Public School [July 2014 – June 2015]
MATCH CORPS TUTOR & MATCH TEACHER RESIDENT
Tutored one group of 6th graders and one group of 7th graders in all subjects for two periods of the school day, Monday through Thursday. Worked on team to run arrival and breakfast every morning. Served as teacher assistant to the 7th grade science teacher which involved co-teaching one section, grading student work and logging grades into the grade book, working on classroom and lab preparations and leading all 7th grade science classes when the lead teacher had planned and unplanned absences. All students in my tutoring groups met proficiency on Math and English end of year school assessments and were promoted to the next grade.
Cornell University; Ithaca, NY; College of Agriculture and Life Sciences August 2010 – May 2014
B.S. Natural Resources with a minor in Education.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. Strong written and oral communication skills. Excellent interpersonal skills.