Exercise eagerness to help children learn and develop joyfully by obtaining a position teaching appropriate social skills. Focused on implementing highly effective instructional practices to enhance individual student learning, social and academic performance, while making learning enjoyable and fun for children.Motivated by the belief that all children can be successful learners. Clear communicator who prioritizes students\' success, as well as their holistic development.
Texas Teaching Certificate with Elementary Education endorsement
Strong written and verbal communicator
Creative lesson planning
Instructional best practices
Positive and encouraging
Kind and empathetic educator
Bilingual/Dual Language Teacher, 08/2014 to Current Joe E. Moreno Elementary School – Houston, TX
Search for, create, and utilize materials and resources to accommodate ELL students and scaffold their second-language acquisition, in accordance with ELPS.
Create and implement creative and engaging lesson plans, teaching methods, and instructional best practices with individual students and in groups.
Assess students\' individual reading levels using Fountas & Pinnell and Scholastic Leveled Reading Passages.
Develop students\' computer and technology skills through demonstrations and practice, and encourage interactive learning by incorporating educational software and the internet.
Select age-appropriate stories and read them aloud during daily story time, while also fostering oral language development and critical thinking skills during literary discussions.
Promote physical, mental and social development by implementing classroom games and outdoor recreational activities, and encouraging students with special academic interests to fully pursue those subjects.
Maintain accurate and complete records for all students, enforce the school\'s student discipline code, and preserve the confidentiality of student records and information at all times.
Work with other teachers and administrators to evaluate and revise elementary school programs, and continually pursue professional development by attending educational conferences and teacher training workshops.
Cooperate with parents to support students\' learning and healthy development in school and at home,and meet regularly with parents and guardians to discuss children\'s progress.
Create a classroom environment in which children can learn respect for themselves and others, and foster team collaboration between students through group projects.
Observe and evaluate students\' performance, behavior, social development and physical health in order to create an enjoyable and interesting learning environment for all students each year.
Complete and file all necessary paperwork for classroom activities, including meal count sheets, attendance logs, and field lesson plan forms and documents.
General Clerk I, 04/2012 to 07/2014 Houston Independent School District – Joe E. Moreno Elementary School
Processed student enrollment and withdrawal documents.
Administered oral language proficiency exams to bilingual students to determine appropriate classroom placement.
Served as liaison between school and community.
Cooperatively worked with vendors and the procurement department to create and process requisitions
through the SRM internal purchasing software system.
Created and maintained student cumulative records.
Input payroll through People Soft software system.
Monitored students in the cafeteria and classrooms.
Cashier/ Clerk/ Lube Technician, 09/2010 to 01/2012 Dr. Gleem Car Wash and Lube Center – Houston, TX
Served as team supervisor in absence of manager.
Greeted customers and input data into the records software system.
Communicated customers\' maintenance requests to floor technicians for each vehicle.
Received, organized, and electronically entered weekly inventory into software spreadsheets.
Checked out customers and balanced end-of-day checkbook.
Assisted floor technicians with vehicle maintenance, when needed.
Bachelor of Arts: History, May, 2014 University of Houston Downtown - College of Humanities and Social Sciences - Houston, TX Minor in PsychologyMagna Cum Laude
Web Centric Alternative Certification ProgramEC-6 GeneralistEC-6 Bilingual Supplemental
Phi Alpha Theta - History Honor SocietySigma Alpha Pi - National Honor Society for Leadership and Success