Katherine Nicole Hughes

6702 Zach Lane ? Owens Crossroads, Alabama 35763 ?

(256) 698-3606



Objective        To obtain a full-time teaching position at an elementary school that will allow me to utilize my knowledge of education to facilitate learning for all students.   


Education       Alabama A&M University, Normal, Alabama

                        Master’s in Elementary Education, May 2010

Overall GPA: 4.0/4.0


                        The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

                        Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, May 2006

Overall GPA: 3.54/4.0                       


Teaching        Whitesburg Elementary School, Huntsville, Alabama

Experience     Student Teacher, January 2010 - May 2010

·      Observed instruction in a first and fifth grade classroom, assisted cooperating teachers with instruction and evaluation,  

    assumed all duties of a full time teacher for two full weeks

·      Developed and planned lessons that facilitated student learning, evaluated student learning through a variety of methods, reflected on teaching with cooperating teachers

·      Performed after-school tasks including bus duty, faculty meetings, and parent-teacher association meetings


Experience     Alabama A&M University, Normal, Alabama

                        Graduate Assistant in the School of Education, August 2008 - December 2009

·      Operated the School of Education's Curriculum Lab, assisted students and faculty with assignments and tasks, maintained records of materials in the lab, and maintained a clean working environment in the lab


                        Primrose School of Research Park, Huntsville, Alabama

                        Office Assistant/Teacher, October 2006 - June 2008

·      Performed accounting duties, maintained teacher to student ratios in classrooms, and other administrative tasks

·      Cared for children from ages 6 weeks to 12 years old


Training         Alabama Reading Initiative             February 2010

                        Lee v Macon Training                      January 2010



Development  Razzle Dazzle Writing Workshop   September 2009