Resume

Elizabeth Denise Ethridge
Elementary & Middle Grades Educator
dethridge@ymail.com
 
 
 
Summary 
Enthusiastic Teacher with more than 15 years' experience implementing standards-based, differentiated instruction. Passionate about guiding students with exceptionalities toward success by fostering self-confidence and promoting student growth.
 
Professional Skills
  • Efficient organizational skills 
  • Effective classroom management 
  • Knowledge of all subject areas taught in the classroom
  • Data collection & progress monitoring
  • Development of Individual Education Plans (IEPs)
  • Creativity in multimodal teaching strategies 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office & Infinite Campus
  • Ardent communicator and collaborator  
  • Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Passionate student mentor and advocate
Certifications  
  • Early Childhood Education  ( P-5)                                     
  • Middle Grades Math ( 4-8)
  • ESOL Endorsement 
  • Special Education General Curriculum (P-12)
  • Special Education Math Cognitive Level (P-8)
  • Gifted Endorsement

Education

 
Master of Science, Foundations of Education 
Troy University – Statesboro, GA      2006
 
Bachelor of Science, Early Childhood Education
Valdosta State University – Valdosta, GA    2005
 
Associates of Applied Science, Vocational Tech School-Business       
Valdosta State University – Valdosta, GA   1995

Experience

Math Interrelated/Resource Teacher Aug 2018 to Present
Pinckneyville Middle School – Peachtree Corners, GA   
Collaborative Planning and implementation of standards-based differentiated lessons 
Develop and Implement Individualized Education Plans
Special Education 8th grade Lead
Leadership Team
 
Fifth Grade Interrelated/Resource Teacher Aug 2016 to July 2018
Dunwoody Elementary School – Dunwoody, GA   
Collaborative Planning and implementation of standards-based differentiated lessons 
Develop and Implement Individualized Education Plans & Chair IEP Meeting
Camp Invention Instructor at Austin Elementary June 2017
DES STEM Fair Volunteer
No Place for Hate Committee
 
Math Interrelated/Resource Teacher Aug 2014 to Jul 2016
Peachtree Charter Middle School – Dunwoody, GA   
Collaborative Planning and implementation of standards-based differentiated lessons 
Develop and Implement Individualized Education Plans & Chair IEP Meeting
Hospital Homebound Teacher 
Pride of Peachtree Award Sponsor
 
Fifth Grade Math/Science Teacher Aug 2013 to Jul 2014
Dunwoody Springs Elementary – Sandy Springs, GA
Planning and implementing lessons in accordance with Georgia Performance Standards and
Common Core Georgia Performance Standards for Math, Science, and Health
 
Fifth Grade Teacher Aug 2008 to Jul 2013
Matt Wilson Elementary – Tifton, GA
Taught EIP and Inclusion Self Contained Models
MWES Grade Chair and Leadership Team Member, 2011-2013
TCBOE Technology Team Member, 2012-2013
MWES 5th Grade Social Studies Redelivery Representative, 2008-2013
TKES Teacher Pilot, 2012-2013
Infinite Campus Grade Redelivery Representative 2012-2013
On-going Professional Development Courses provided by TCBOE 2008-2013
Literacy Collaborative Professional Development (Fountas & Pinnell)
Math Workshop Model Professional Development (2011-2013
Valdosta State University Math & Science Partnership Participant 2008-2009, 20013
WIDA Standards Professional Development and Redelivery 2011-2013
 
Third Grade Teacher Aug 2005 to Jul 2008
Len Lastinger Primary – Tifton, GA
On-going Professional Development Courses provided by TCBOE 2005-2008
Literacy Collaborative Professional Development (Fountas & Pinnell)
Host teacher for Literacy Collaborative Coach in Training 2006-2007
Taught EIP and Inclusion Self Contained Models
LLPS 3rd Grade Social Studies Representative, 2007-2008

References

   Letter of Recommendation - TCBOE   

   Additional References Available on Request