Summary

·       Certified Teacher, Grades 1-5, LRCE

·       Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, University of Kansas

·       Masters of History, Southeastern Louisiana University

·       Bachelor of Arts in English, Texas Tech University

·       Women’s Studies Certificate, Texas Tech University

·       Teaching Assistant, History Department, Texas Tech University

·       Proficiency with Mac, Windows, Promethean and SMART Boards

 

Education

Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, GPA 4.0, December 2016

University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas

 

Masters of History, GPA 3.4, May 2013

Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana

 

Bachelor of Arts in English, GPA 3.0, May 2007

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

·       Specialization in Creative Writing

 

Experience

Teacher, St. Tammany Parish School Board, August 2013 to present

·       Current 4th grade ELA teacher at Folsom Elementary School

·       Design and develop lesson plans for specific needs of each student

·       Instruct ELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, Art, and Technology

·       Leadership Team Chair for 4th grade LEAP strategies

o   Led bi-weekly meetings, created weekly lessons based on analysis of,

previous testing data, strategized methods to improve student’s benchmark

and LEAP testing

o   Liaison to school Leadership Committee and Literacy Coach

·       Access student performance through records, student-teacher conferences, peer evaluation, and student portfolios

Prepare students for state mandated LEAP test

Teacher, Pleasant Hill Elementary School, September 2010 to 2013

·       Designed and developed lesson plans for specific needs of each student

·       Instructed ELA, Math, Social Studies, Science, and Technology

·       Accessed student performance through records, student-teacher conferences, peer evaluation, and student portfolios

·       Prepared students for state mandated iLEAP test

 

Tutor, November 2009 to Present

·       JLJ Private Tutoring, Covington, Louisiana August 2013 to Present

·       Huntington Learning Center, Covington, Louisiana, April 2011 to Present

·       Pleasant Hill Elementary, Bogalusa, Louisiana, September 2012 to May 2013

·       Club Z Tutoring, Mandeville, Louisiana,  November 2009 to May 2010

·       Assisted elementary age children with math, reading, and science

·       Prepared students for state mandated iLEAP and LEAP exam

 

Student Teacher, Franklinton Elementary School, June 2010 to July 2010

·       Assisted lead teacher in LEAP Remediation

·       Created lesson plans

·       Taught unassisted under the supervision of lead teacher, Mrs. Gail Bond

 

Teaching Assistant, Texas Tech University, August 2008 to December 2008

·       Assisted in preparation of lesson plans and grading of all assignments

·       Taught four weekly student discussion sessions

·       Tutored individual students as needed

 

City of Hobbs, NM Human Resources Department, June 2007 to February 2008

·       Assembled and maintained personnel files of newly hired employees

·       Receptionist duties, including answering phones

 

Student Assistant, Texas Tech University, August 2005 to May 2007

·       Basic office duties including data entry, document administration, receptionist duties, assisting students with paperwork

 

Honors

·       Winner, Bogalusa City School System Superintendent’s Choice for High Quality Professional Excellence 2012-2013

·       Who’s Who – American Colleges and Universities

 

Organizations

·       Bayou Writer’s Club

·       PBIS Team

·       Dancing Bees Assistant Coach

·       Who’s Who – American Colleges and Universities

·       HIS Choir Youth Sponsor

·       History Student Graduate Organization

·       St. Paul’s Younger Youth Summer Intern

·       Elementary Soccer Coach

  • Updated 2 years ago

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