CERTIFIED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHER (K-8)
Mission Statement: To create a stimulating, uplifting and affirming environment where high value is placed on students’ identities and abilities. To establish an environment where learning is mutual; I will grow and learn with students as they develop a strong academic, cultural and social foundation that has real-life applications that will go beyond personal advancement.
KIDDIE COLLEGE HOME-SCHOOL-Trenton, NJ
Home-School Teacher/Curriculum Coordinator/Primary Caregiver 11/04 to Present
Provide daily care and academic instruction in curricular and co-curricular activities to children PK-5th Grade.
Develop innovative approaches in areas, including technology integration across the curriculum.
Applauded for the quality of classroom teaching, lesson plans and instructional materials used in teaching academic subjects.
Serve as a consultant for information on home–schooling.
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION SERVICES/CARES Program- Glassboro, NJ
Elementary Teacher (K-8), 11/04 to Present
Co-teach to provide instruction in all academic subject areas to children in grades K-8 in a therapeutic, hospital setting.
Employ stimulating age-appropriate activities to encourage active participation from students.
TRENTON COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL-Trenton, NJ
Elementary Teacher (3rd grade), 9/03-10/04
Taught general education students and individuals with learning challenges within a mainstreamed, inclusive classroom.
Commended for ability to redirect students displaying negative behavior problems using various classroom techniques.
YOUNG SCHOLARS INSTITUTE-Trenton, NJ
Supplemental Education Teacher-Saturday Enrichment Program Present
Prepared students for standardized tests.
Create a classroom that is conducive to learning.
The College of New Jersey — Ewing, NJ
BS in Elementary Education, 2003
Walden University-currently enrolled
MS in Education, Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
PreK-3 Certificate of Eligibility
Standard Teacher Certification (Grades K-8), issued 2003
Substitute Teaching Certificate
*References Available Upon Request