To obtain a teaching position to educate the next generation and empower each student to be successful in achieving their goals and becoming lifelong learners.
Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA
Currently pursuing B.S. in Early Childhood Education
Graduation Date: May 2009 (Cum Laude)
Current GPA: 3.6
HONORS AND ACTIVITIES
Awards: General Education Award (2004), Who’s Who Among American Colleges and Universities (2007)
President’s and Dean’s ListClubs/Organizations: President of University Village Council and Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Passed GACE to obtain Georgia Clear Renewable Certificate (June 14, 2008)
Student Teaching (January 2009—April 2009)
Shakerag Elementary, Johns Creek, Georgia (Second Grade)
Taught all content areas.
Attended all staff, SST, and SCT meetings.
Participated in teacher development seminars.
Teaching of Specific Subjects (TOSS) (August 2008– December 2008)
Creek View Elementary, Alpharetta, Georgia (Third Grade)
Developed and taught a developmentally appropriate five day thematic unit.
Observed all content areas.
Assisted teacher with daily activities.
OTHER FIELD EXPERIENCE
Tutored in reading in second and fourth grade (60 hours).
Observed fourth grade classroom (30 hours).
Observed and taught developmentally appropriate lessons in pre-school (38 hours).
Observed exceptional students (8 hours).
Tutored ESOL students (20 hours).
RELATED COURSE WORK
Learning, Motivation, and Classroom Management
Curriculum and Assessment
Content Area Courses
WORK EXPERIENCE After School Program Teacher (August 2006 – October 2008)
Macedonia Elementary, Canton, GA
Responsible for physical and emotional well-being of after school students.
Assistant Junior Kumon Instructor (February 2008- September 2008)
Kumon of Vickery, Cumming, GA
Implemented Kumon curriculum.
Assisted students with beginning reading and mathematics.
Summer Camp Assistant Director (Summer 2008)
Forsyth County Parks and Recreation, Cumming, GA
Responsible for physical and emotional well-being of all enrolled campers.
Assisted Camp Director with daily activities, field trips, and staff scheduling.
Substitute Teacher (January 2007- May 2008)
Cherokee County, GA
Child Care Provider (June 2005 – June 2006)
Primrose School of Woodstock, Woodstock, GA
Team taught in two year old classroom.
Assistant Pre-K teacher.
Provided a developmentally appropriate environment and care.
Primary Prep Academy, Marietta, GA
Assistant teacher in three year old classroom.
References provided upon request.