Mary K. Miles
8929 East Tyler Road
Breckenridge, MI 48615
State Of Michigan Teaching Certification 2010
Bachelors of Arts
(2010); MajorEarly Childhood and Elementary Education
Minors – English and Sociology of Anthropology
College Education – Alma College, Alma Michigan, 48808
International Honor Society in ELAMichigan Scholars – Two Years
Student Teaching Experience
Elementary Student Teaching
Merrill Elementary School, 555 West Alice Street, Merrill Michigan,
Kindergarten Classroom – Winter 2010
Christine Peacock -
Early Childhood Student Teaching - Term: Spring 2007
Michigan Kindergarten Readiness Program
Carrie Knause School – 121 I & K Street, St. Louis, Michigan
Sharon Wise –
To gain a teaching position in an educational facility teaching in Early Childhood or Elementary Education. I am also available to sub within any educational facility.
additional education teaching experience/ development/ activities
Fall 2004 to 2010 Alma College – Teacher Education Alma, MI· Major–Elementary Education with a ZA in Early Childhood Education 1st Minor – English 2nd Minor – Sociology
Lansing Community College – Elementary EducationDavenport University – Business Certification · Placements at Land of Oz Pre-school and Luce Road Early Learning Center.· After School Program Assistant – Hillcrest Elementary and Luce Road Early Learning Center.· Reading Buddies Program – Hillcrest Elementary.· Michigan Services Scholars Program – 2 years
January 2, 2008 – June 6, 2008 (Funding Ended at site)§
Lead Head Start Teacher
SISD Patty Cake Play House 1310 N. Michigan Ave, Saginaw, MI 48602 Prepare lesson plans, make observations according to the Head Start guidlines and regulations, utilize the Creative Curriculum web site and enter information as needed
2005/2007 Kids Kingdom Pre-School Alma, MI
Lesson Planner/Teacher § Develop and plan lessons according to seasons, ages and needs of children.§ Develop gross and fine motor skills.§ Assist with snacks. Daycare closed.
Tutor Summer 2005 - Alma Summer Parks Program Assistant
Wright Park Alma Middle School/Susan Smoker 989-463-3112§
Run small and large motor games for outside play§ Monitor swim time§ Monitor snack time§ Monitor arts and crafts§ Monitor free time§ Evaluate game skills§ Monitor children on field trips
Teach Summer Enrichment Classes - Alma Community Center Gina Holmes 989-463-2555 Classes include the following: Arts and Crafts, Cooking with Children, Clowning Around, Puppetry
01/1999-08/2004 Lansing School District Lansing, MI
Beekman Center 517-325-6740
Specialized Paraprofessional–(Most Valuable Team Player 2 yrs)· Experience in a center based program as a building float.· Familiar in many areas of special education: SMI, SXI, SCI, Special Olympics, Pre-primary education and child development issues.· In charge of ordering classroom supplies, for the center/inventory control, and answering multi line phones, cooking and reading.· Trained in Positive Behavior Support and Crisis Prevention Intervention.· Experience in a Team Job Training Program, and Production Services for young adults.· Experience working with students ages 3 year – 26 year. ·Assorted clerical duties, computer, copy machine, fax, and laminator, also teach cooking, reading and do general cleaning.· Teach daily living skills, computer, art, fine/gross motor, work with PT/OT.
1996 -1999 Lansing School District Lansing, MI Northwestern Elementary/Wainwright Elementary
General Education Assistant/Pre-primary Sub/Lunch Aid
Food Service preparation and service for elementary grade students· Academic Tutor for elementary students grades K - 5· In charge of detention center for the building, clerical duties as deemed necessary.· Experience working in the HOST program. Experience in after school program and art activities.
All-Of-Us Express Children’s Theatre – Experience in applying theatrical make-up, set construction, costumes, hair, video taping and clerical work.
Professional Clown – Name-Snug-a-bug, birthday parties, school carnivals, ice cream socials.
Character Reading – “The Cat In The Hat”, full costume and make-up.