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Location:
Dallas, Texas, 75218, United States
Salary:
55,000
Posted:
June 10, 2019

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Resume:

Career Summary: I’ve worked in a variety of educational positions using my own innovation to craft investigative lesson activities that best engage students and increase learning as evidenced by quality learning projects.

Education:

Dallas Baptist University Dallas, TX

M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction, ESL concentration

Texas Institute for Teacher Education Dallas, TX

ESL Generalist EC-6 Teaching Certification

Baylor University, B.A. Intensive International Studies Waco, TX

Phi Beta Kappa

Cum Laude

Work Experience:

Hillside Academy for Excellence Dallas, TX

Third Grade Teacher Aug 2016-May 2019

●Create and implement science and social studies lessons using

STEM investigations, experience based learning projects, and technology.

●Communicate effectively with parents, students, and fellow staff to create a positive learning environment and alignment with state directed learning goals.

●Assisted in majority 2017-2018 magnate students achieving “Masters” status on STAAR assessment tests.

Dallas Baptist University Dallas, TX

Assistant Camp Supervisor May 2016-Aug 2016

●Implemented teacher training course to equip DBU students with basic EFL teaching strategies.

●Supervised instruction of student teachers during the three week EFL camp.

●Provided daily feedback and assistance as the need became evident in order to guide the college students through the daily challenges of teaching foreign language students.

Green Planet/All Saints Episcopal School Fort Worth, TX

Residential Coordinator/ESL Teacher—Aug-Dec 2013

●Managed productive living situation for a group of Chinese high school exchange students through frequent communication with the host families and home visits.

●Taught ESL course for the students in order to support their academic success in the exchange program.

Chungdahm Institute Pyeongtaek, S. Korea

English Instructor—July 2012-July 2013

●Taught ESL to ages 6-15 at various levels of English competency.

●Focused on building critical and creative thinking skills for the purpose of increasing reading comprehension.

●Taught writing, skimming, scanning, and the organizational pattern of expository texts.

Harmony Science Academy Waco, TX

Long Term Substitute - April-June 2011

●Preparing lesson plans, administering tests, and managing classroom discipline for fifth grade science and ninth grade biology.

●Communicating with parents and staff to create an environment of accountability and success .

Skills:

●Gifted and Talented Certification

●Teaching ESL Certification

●Microsoft Office Suite

●Google Applications

●Learning Centers

●Strong Communication and Interpersonal Skills

●Innovative, Hard-working, and Efficient

Activities:

Campus Improvement Plan Committee Aug 2018-May 2019

●Analyzing campus data, creating five year goals, helping with implementation of campus goals.

Science Fair Committee Chair Aug 2018-May 2019

●Create science fair committee to organize first campus wide science fair, create a timeline and support materials for teachers, monitor second-fourth grade participation, assist in final judging of participants.

Parent University Committee Member 2017

WatchDog Committee Member 2018

House Committee Member (A Student Volunteer Initiative) 2019

Volunteer Work:

Discovery Dallas Volunteer

●Co-lead small group through a series of personal development courses.

Culture Group Leader at Family Abuse Center

●Preparing weekly presentations and craft activities on various cultures for children ages 7-13



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