Taught a full academic curriculum (reading, writing, communications, mathematics, and social science). Effectively engaged the children in small group instruction, focusing on each individual’s personal most successful style of learning. Created yearly coursework including the selection of teaching materials; rapidly developed and adjusted lesson plans that were developmentally appropriate and met state standards.
Creatively engage students by assigning interesting lesson plans and homework assignments. Supported a balanced reading program through the implementation of writing and reading workshops. Implemented a variety of assessment techniques designed to measure students’ progress in learning including differentiation in instruction to meet the individual needs of each student.
Develop and instruct age-appropriate lesson plans that encourage physical, emotional, social, and academic growth. Maintain individual student portfolios including skills checklists, labeled work samples, and narrative reports on areas needing improvement. Interact extensively with parents to provide regular progress reports. Showcase children's work to boost their self-esteem and to keep them motivated.
Manage daily responsibilities of the children; plan, prioritize schedules, and assignments as well as provide guidance and instruction. Monitor progress, behaviors and recognize and praise students for their performance.
Develop an interest in each student's creative expression in visual terms by utilizing skills and techniques of artistic expression consistent with school guidelines; cultivate aesthetic understandings and appreciations to discover and create talents of students in the field of art. Demonstrated experience of art using acrylic paints including dry brushing, staining, layering, underpainting, monoprinting.
Plan lessons and develop curricula by reading and understanding prescribed texts. Offer academic support to students ensuring a safe learning environment. Collaborate with other English department staff to create lesson plans, teaching strategies, and interventions.
Design and present comprehensive lesson plans for advanced mathematics including Calculus Trigonometry, and Statistics, ensuring that each student can retain and understand the materials at hand. Develop unit-based projects that are centered on real-world situations to show students the importance of gaining solid education and how Math correlates with everyday life. Implement mathematical programs that build the knowledge and confidence of students to progress.
Substitute taught throughout the school district, instructing K-12 students in all core subjects. Implemented pre-planned lesson plans in a stimulating manner, which facilitated all styles of learners and promoted active participation. Kept up-to-date students' files and communicated with classroom teachers regularly. Maintained a focused and well-disciplined learning environment, ensuring maximum productivity and efficiency.