To obtain a position that would utilize my current and new skills in education. Esther Flores
Esther has been my mentor teacher during my current internship. We started off the year working together in 3rd grade. She has seen my skills, gave me feedback on my evaluations and has seen my growth through her mentoring. I now am working alone with my 1st grade class but Mrs. Flores still comes and checks on me. So far it's been good. She is impressed with my working skills and admires my quick adaption from 3rd to 1st.
Morris Middle School5th Grade Bilingual Social Studies | 10415 Fuqua Street Houston, Texas 77089 | December 2013 - Current
improved student participation in the classroom through integration of
creative role-playing exercises.
reading and writing workshops to increase student literacy and support
school reading programs.
developing student-led after-school tutoring program to teach
with bilingual and reading teams to
develop tutorial program for students in need of extra help.
student's engagement and reading levels by introducing state-of-the-art
computer program technologies.
taught lessons on relevant children's books, poems, movies and themes to
promote student interest.
Met with parents
to resolve conflicting educational priorities and issues.
Pasadena ISDSubstitute Teacher | Pasadena, Texas | January 2009 - Current
praised for dedication, reliability, organization and effectiveness as one
of school district's most in-demand substitutes.
Filled in for
permanent teachers at a moment's notice; closely adhered to lesson plans;
and kept students motivated, engaged and focused.
selected as a long-term substitute for teachers on maternity or extended
subbed for absent ESL/ESOL, high school Spanish and special education teachers
as one of the few substitute teachers qualified in these areas.
resourcefulness and teaching effectiveness in meeting the needs of
students with limited English language proficiency as well as learning
stepped in to run several after-school programs (e.g., girls' volleyball
coaching, cheerleading coaching and after-school tutoring)
Incorporated technology into students' learning activities for varied academic disciplines. Efforts proved so successful in enhancing student understanding of material that they resulted in invitation to lead school wide teacher in-service on "Technology Integration across the Curriculum."
Allendale Bone & Joint ClinicHealth Fair Manager / Clinic Assistant | Pasadena, Texas | March 2006 - August 2006
While working at Finish Line, I also obtained a second job at Allendale Bone & Joint Clinic.
My duties included filing patient records, front desk receptionist, gave tours to new and future customers, developed x-rays, translated, managed health fairs, and patient care.
I left the job due to a fulltime position at Finish Line.
Finish LineTop Sales Clerk / Head Cashier / Assistant Manager | Pasadena, Texas | October 2005 - February 2012
I started working with Finish Line when I was 16 years old.
While working with the company 6 years, I moved up from a Sales Associate to Head Cashier and then an Assistant Manager.
I left the job because I needed to focus on my career fulltime.
Master of ScienceEducation Management with PrincipalshipUniversity of Houston Clear Lake2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX, 77058 | CurrentClear Lake
Early Childhood - 6th Grade Bilingual Generalist
Interdisciplinary Studies / Early Childhood - 6th GradeSan Jacinto CollegePasadena, Texas | May 2009
High School DiplomaSpanish and EnglishPasadena HSPasadena, Texas | May 2007Spanish and English
Zulema Vaquera Zulema was my former boss at Finish Line. We worked together for 8 years. She is a witness to my growth in the company. She has seen my work and people skills I applied and used during my employment with Finish Line. 832) 343-0168 Liz Bozka, Liz is my former DECA marketing teacher from my high school. She has not only been my teacher, but I now can consider her my colleague. I have substituted for Mrs. Bozka's marketing class. 713)740-0310 Louis Byron Louis is my former Assistant Principal from my high school. He has seen how I have grown into a successful student and adult. He gave me the opportunity to work at the school because of my personality, career goals and work ethics. 713)740-0310 Nancy Teichelman Nancy is my current Internship supervisor. She has done about 3 observations on my teaching this school year. She has given me high grades on my evaluations. She has said to me that I am a natural teacher and that I enjoy what I do. She has also given me compliments on how quickly I adapted to 1st grade. She has seen that I have built routines and great relationships with my students.