Kate S. Krauland

49 Pedersen Road, East Hartland, CT 06027

Residence: (860) 653-4117          Cellular: (860) 983-8987



Passionate and dedicated new teacher seeking a position teaching in elementary education 


Connecticut Initial Elementary Certification (013) expected January 2011


Poquonock Elementary School, Windsor, CT                                      September - December 2010   

Student Teaching – 2nd Grade                                                            

·         Collaborated with grade level teachers on a weekly basis for lesson planning

·         Implemented Second Step (social competency program) into weekly lessons

·         Monitored students reading with appropriate leveled text and weekly conferencing

·         Created and taught genre study on non-fiction text features

·         Observed implementation and assessments of SRBI for Tier 2 students

·         Prepared daily lessons plans for take over weeks

·         Instructed mini lessons for Reader’s Workshop and Writer’s Workshop

·         Differentiated assessments based on needs of students

·         Attended all grade level, faculty, data team, and school/district wide professional development meetings

·         Maintained excellent classroom management skills and an ability to keep students on task

·         Assisted students to publish a piece of writing with students using Photo Story

·         Produced a Reader’s Theater with 6 students from the class



Poquonock Community Church, Windsor, CT

  • Taught Sunday school for three and four-year olds 

Northwest Park, Windsor, CT

  • Trained new skiers on use of equipment for cross country ski rentals 

Apple Tree Day Care Center, Granby, CT

  • Volunteer to read to classrooms during “Week of the Young Child” celebration 

Poquonock Elementary School, Windsor, CT

  • Assisted once a week in 1st grade classroom  


Hartford Life Insurance, Windsor, CT                                                 2003 - 2010

Retirement Plan Solutions: On-going and Installation                                             

·         Acted as a mentor and trainer for new hires in the department.

·         Trained new plan sponsors on Hartford Life systems to administer their company’s 401(k) plan.



·         National Educators Association

·         Connecticut Education Association 


University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT                                           December 2010

M.S. in Elementary Education                                                       GPA 3.94 

Central Connecticut State University                                                  May 2003

B.S. in Psychology with a minor in Biology                                     GPA 3.28 

Manchester Community College                                                         January 2001

A.S. in General Studies                                                                  GPA 2.93 

University of New Hampshire                                                            September 1996 - May 1998

Major: Nursing (no degree awarded)                                             GPA 2.18  


Word, Publisher, Excel, PowerPoint, Photo Story, Internet, e-mail, Power Teacher, Smart Board  


Mrs. Monique Scott, Cooperating Teacher - Grade 2                             (860) 687-2080 ext 124

Poquonock School

1760 Poquonock Avenue

Windsor, CT 06095  

Mr. RJ Sullivan, Principal                                                                     (860) 687-2080 ext 150

Poquonock School

1760 Poquonock Avenue

Windsor, CT 06095  

Dr. Angelo Coppola, University Supervisor                                           (860) 628-9564

114 Spring Hill Road

Southington, CT 06489  

Mr. Jason Cromack, Manager                                                               (413) 575-9509

Hartford Life

1 Griffin Road North

Windsor, CT 06095