48 Hawthorne Avenue, San Anselmo, CA 94960
Saint Mary’s College of California, Moraga, CA
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, Supplementary Authorization in Arts 3.6 GPA
Massachusetts College of Art,
BFA, ceramics, minor in metalwork
Kindergarten Teacher, kindergarten entry program
Brookside Elementary School summer 2009
I taught a two-week camp for children entering kindergarten. I designed and implemented daily lessons
targeting specific skills such as fine and gross motor, motor planning, and following directions. I
introduced students to kindergarten routines and expectations, assessed and observed students for
kindergarten readiness, and conferred with parents.
Second grade Teacher
Brookside Elementary School 2009
I served as a long-term substitute to in a second grade classroom. I designed and implemented project
based lessons including preparation for a multicultural dance performed for the schools Multicultural Day,
an extensive biography project that included dramatic performance and the study of America and
immigration. I completed the final trimester’s report cards.
Brookside Elementary school 2008-2009
I held a long-term substitute position in a kindergarten classroom where I designed and implemented
lessons working with the kindergarten curriculum. In addition I reviewed and extended classroom
management policies and conflict resolution strategies. I assessed students, wrote report cards and
conferred with parents
First Grade Teacher
Brookside Elementary School summer
I designed and implemented a language arts extension program for students entering first grade in the
Ross Valley School District. My curriculum included phonetic and language-based reading experiences,
daily writing, and teacher read aloud with response activities.
Brookside Elementary School 2008
I worked with a child in a first-grade classroom. Responsibilities included implementing behavior
plan, conferring with specialists and classroom teacher, modifying assignments, assisting with assessments,
and communicating with parents.
Lagunitas School District 2006-2007
I was the lead teacher in a self-contained Waldorf-inspired kindergarten classroom in the San Geronimo
Valley,in Marin County. I led the children in daily lessons that include phonemic awareness, language arts,
science, and social studies. I brought music, art, poetry and drama into our classroom lessons daily.
I have had the opportunity to attend a variety of professional development workshops and seminars.
Starting Out Right (Sonoma County) Tips and Strategies for New Teachers
North Coast Beginning Teacher Program Staff August 10, 2009
Improving Support for Students with Disabilities in General Education Settings Susan
Mark-Raymond, SELPA Program Specialist August 17-18, 2009
Common Formative Assessment
Ross Valley School District, January 26, 2009
Everyday Math Training
Ross Valley School District April 8, 2009
painting, horseback riding, yoga, hiking, reading, languages