Highly knowledgeable, creative and resourceful Educator with experience in developing students' interest in and appreciating music through teaching theory, history and practical skills.
Education professional driven to create an environment that promotes hands-on learning for children at all stages of the learning process.I have over 10 years of vocal training and 8 years teaching experience. I have a deep concentrate in music education, special educationEducator talented at making special needs children feel valued and accepted. Encourages each child to reach their full potential. and vocal instruction. Friendly and energetic, with 8 years in substitute teaching in a public classroom environment. Motivated to help students learn and be happy, healthy and well-behaved.Educator versed in collaborating with teachers and parents to best meet each individual's unique needs. Attentive to the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of each student.I perform extraordinarily well with others and as a team leader.I am assertive and I strive to do the best job possible.Motivated teacher with extensive knowledge of the education system and educational testing standards. Exceptional communicator with advanced problem-solving skills.
Microsoft Word, Photoshop, Filemaker, HTML. and
MS Office proficient
Substitute Teaching Certificate
6 years as summer camp counselor
Basic clerical knowledge
In-depth knowledge of autism
First Aid and CPR Certified
Founded the Desi Arnaz Performing Arts Department at I.S 238 and led it for 4 years.
Worked with over 200 special education students, grades 6-8, for 8
Routinely met with students' parents regarding in-class issues and learning interruptions to discuss solutions.
Performed student background reviews to develop tailored lessons based on student needs.
Created and enforced child-based hands-on curriculum to promote student interest and receptive learning.
Earned positive verbal/written feedback from parents regarding classroom instruction and student learning success.
Developed interesting course plans to meet academic, intellectual and social needs of students.
Minor in Music Education
Coursework in Music Education
Berklee College of Music Deans List : 2006
Received numerous letters of recommendation, and appreciation from Faculty and Staff
Gained music diploma for voice and music theory.
Member of Bayside High School Choral Club
Vocal Academic Achievement Award
Fitness, kickboxing, marathons
Photoshop, Set and Design , Peer Counseling, Customer Service, HTML, Microsoft Word, Retail/Sales, Supervision, Dramatic Theater,
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