Elementary Educator with many years of experience planning, developing and implementing creative lesson plans for student success.
Supportive of students and parents
Proficiency in writing lesson plans
Time Management Skills
08/2005 to 06/2006
2nd Grade TeacherMidway Elementary School － Church Road, VACollaborated with a team of teachers to write and implement lesson plans for our classes. Administered standardized tests. Met with parents to discuss student progress and created plans for struggling learners. Taught lessons in Language Arts, Math, Science, and History.
08/2004 to 05/2005
2nd Grade TeacherKenston Forest School － Blackstone, VaCreated lesson plans and assignments for my students in Language Arts, Math, History and Science. Tutored struggling students in reading on a weekly basis.
12/2003 to 06/2004
Jr. Kindergarten TeacherKenston Forest School － Blackstone, VAPlanned and implemented a comprehensive preschool program. Worked with parents, fellow teachers and administrators to ensure the success of each of my students. Wrote lesson plans, created activities, organized field trips and implemented a graduation program.
06/2002 to 06/2003
Technology Instructor and Afterschool TeacherKenston Forest School － Blackstone , VATaught grades K to 6th a variety of computer skills and word processing. Organized and implemented an after school program. Worked with students on their reading and various homework assignments. Planned activities for the afternoons and for days when the school was not in session.
08/1998 to 06/2002
Research AssistantVirginia Urology Center － Richmond, VaResponsible for the over site of several cancer research studies. Worked with nurses, doctors, patients and drug companies to ensure the care and treatment of cancer patients. Responsible for seeing patients and keeping accurate records of their care.
11/1996 to 08/1998
SecretaryKenbridge Tire － Kenbridge, VAResponsible for the day to day running of the office. Answered phones, worked with customers, ran the cash register, and handled the billing.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Liberal Arts/Elementary EducationLongwood University － Farmville, VA, United States
High School DiplomaKenston Forest School － Blackstone, VA, United StatesGraduated with honors.