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Customer Service Sales

Madison, Wisconsin, 53714, United States
October 15, 2010

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University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Oshkosh, WI

Bachelor of Science in Education - June 4, 2010

Major: Elementary Education (PK-6)

Minor: Library Science (PK-12)

Overall GPA: 3.735 Major GPA: 3.916

Wisconsin Licenses Pending:

Early Childhood, Middle Childhood (71-777)

Library Media Specialist (74-902)


Student Teacher: Jacob Shapiro Elementary School, Grade 4, Oshkosh, WI,

Spring 2010 (In progress)

. Instruct, manage, and lead a classroom of 17 4th grade students,

including 2 children with English as their second language and 2

children with disabilities

. Differentiate in all subjects: Everyday Math, CAFE Literacy, social

studies, science, and writing

. Create interactive units on Wisconsin Logging, Pollution, and

Synthesizing Literature which incorporate authentic assessment,

technology, and real-life experiences

. Work hard to promote high quality relationships with each student

Student Teacher: Maplewood Middle School, Middle School, Menasha, WI,

Spring 2010

. Tutored, supported, and supervised a homeroom class with 13 multi-

leveled 6th grade students

. Fostered positive relationships with students and faculty; assisted

with book selection, technology inquiries, and lessons

. Developed and implemented Research and Genre units and interactive

book talks for all levels

. Exceeded expectations by attending and participating in an author

visit meeting, lesson observation, book award conference, Winter

dance, book challenge hearing, and in-service day

. Managed fundamental functions of a library including check in and

check out, manipulating MARC records, weeding, processing, ordering,

and repairing books

Pre-Student Teacher: Franklin Elementary School, Kindergarten, Oshkosh, WI,

Fall 2009

. Provided care and instruction to 23 multi-leveled Kindergarten

students, including one with a learning disability

. Created a science unit on Magnets and a social studies unit on Pioneer

Families where I brought in a guest performer from the community to

play the fiddle

. Developed numerous lessons including Everyday Math, phonics, and

reading centers

. Participated in student-teacher conferences and IEP meetings to assess

and provide documentation for student learning

Pre-Student Teacher: Peter Pan Charter School, Early Childhood, Oshkosh,

WI, Spring 2008

. Facilitated the education of 14 students in a 4-year old Kindergarten,

two of which were ELL

. Taught large and small groups of student lessons relevant to their


. Observed student-teacher conferences and worked with parents to

proactively create a better learning experience

. Established a strong working relationship with each caregiver through

daily interaction

Teachers Aide: UW Oshkosh Children's Learning & Care Center, Early

Childhood, Oshkosh, WI,

Spring 2009 - Fall 2009

. Supervised students from ages 6-weeks to 8-years old in classrooms,

outside, and on field trips

. Actively pursued teaching opportunities on an individual and group

level through play

. Helped organize a Family Literacy Night and Christmas Celebration by

providing event logistics, leading the students in practices, and

assisting the lead teachers


. Trained and qualified to implement Tribes Learning Communities

. Gained exposure to Love and Logic at a conference led by Dr. Charles

Fay on "Techniques that Lower Educator Stress and Raise Student


. Practice proficiency in Microsoft Office and many Web 2.0 tools such

as Skype, Smartboard, Animoto, Voice Thread,, RSS Feeds,

Twitter, iGoogle, Glogster, Wordle, etc.

. Demonstrate time management efficiency; balanced 12-17 credits and two

jobs while maintaining a 3.7 GPA


. University Dean's List, Spring 2007 - Spring 2010

. University Honor Roll, Fall 2005 - Fall 2006

. Volunteered at various school libraries by making book selections,

shelving, and observing lessons

. Heavily interacted with children and young adults with special needs

for the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Adapted Sports program

. Promoted literacy and read to children with disabilities at the ARC

Childcare Center

. Taught Sunday School to first and second graders; collaborated with

other teachers, co-taught, designed lessons, and prepared the students

for concerts and programs

. Coached 3rd to 8th grade girls' dance and chaperoned at an improvement



Customer Service Assistant: Exclusive Company, Oshkosh, WI, Summer 2008 -

Spring 2010

. Entrusted to open, close, create orders, and supervise new employees

. Created handmade and computer generated advertisements and displays

Sales Associate: Lenscrafters Corporation, Fond du Lac, WI, New York, NY

Summer 2005 - Spring 2008

. Trained new employees on sales, pre-appointments, vision screenings,

and lab work

. Administered vision screenings and taught contact lens classes to

people of all ages

. Selected as Emergency Manager for numerous Wisconsin outlets and

transferred to New York City to open and operate Manhattan stores

Kelly J. Tasch

612 W. Lincoln Avenue, Oshkosh, WI 54901


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