To become a member of the Kelly Middle School learning community, mentoring students in becoming responsible citizens and lifelong learners, and provide students with an education that will give them a thorough understanding of history, contemporary events and his/her relationship to the world. Five years experience as a middle/secondary school instructor, designing both technology based and interactive history lessons, differentiating instruction for the individual student and supporting a collaborative learning environment. Collaborated, coordinated and conducted classroom-aligned field trips and supported school-wide community programs.
Classroom Teacher January 2013 to CurrentKelly Middle School － Norwich, Connecticut
Grade Six, World Regional Studies).
Designed Sixth Grade Curriculm (C.
Implemented informational text-based learning, using primary and secondary sources.
January 2012 to January 2013SHU Kelly Middle School － Norwich, Connecticut
Grades Sixth, Seventh and Eighth) Conducted individual and classroom wide instruction in all content areas, implemented differentiated instruction, technology and aligned with Common Core State Standards Substituted in all core-subjects classes, as well as special education, study skills, health and gym Proctored Measure of Academic Progress examinations Coordinated trips and conducted classroom lessons on field trips.
April 2012Practicum AMC
Resident Assistant January 2009 to January 2012Leicester High School － Leicester, Massachusetts
Tenth Grade US and a Civil War Elective, 9-12) Planned, prepared, administered and graded lessons, assessments and document based essays Designed comprehensive, hands-on units that explored US History (Colonization-Reconstruction) Assisted in a Civil War elective course Implemented Massachusetts History and Social Science Curriculum Frameworks, multimedia instruction, collaborative work assignments and differentiated instruction methods Central Tree Middle School in Rutland, Massachusetts (Grades Sixth and Seventh, Geography and Ancient Civ.) Planned, prepared, administered and graded lessons, assessments and projects Created/taught dynamic European Geography and Ancient Greece units Collaborated with Language-Arts instructor on interdisciplinary unit, Horrible History Integrated maps, artifacts, pictures and personal stories from travels to Europe Worked closely with IEP counselors to guarantee equitable education for all students Implemented Massachusetts History and Social Science Curriculum Frameworks, multimedia instruction, collaborative work assignments and differentiated instruction methods Pre Practicum (AMC) (two placements, eight weeks apiece) (Fall 2011) Taught two seventh grade Ancient Civilizations classes at Central Tree Middle School and two tenth grade United States History classes at Doherty Memorial High School in Worcester, Massachusetts Planned, prepared, administered and graded differentiated assignments/lessons Planned and administered both recreational and educational programs for residents at Anna Maria College, including summer-time activities for music and soccer camps that used housing facilities Monitored and ensured student safety and security, assisted with counseling and office work.
SHU) Master of Teaching : 2013Sacred Heart UniversityGPA: GPA: 4.0 Gold Medal of Excellence)GPA: 4.0 Gold Medal of Excellence)
Bachelor of Arts : History, 2012Anna Maria CollegeGPA: GPA: 3.86/4.0 magna cum laudeHistory Middle Education 5-8- Bachelors (2012) Secondary Education 8-12- Bachelors (2012) GPA: 3.86/4.0 magna cum laude
Studied and performed French, German, Italian, Latin and English polyphonic songs
Former Boy Scouts of America Climbing and Leadership instructor, as well as participated in music, theater, basketball, soccer and varsity swimming.
Former Boy Scouts of America Climbing and Leadership instructor, as well as participated in music, theater, basketball, soccer and varsity swimming. LICENSURE: Teacher of History and Social Studies (Grades 7-12) Initial Educator License: C042013000279 (Connecticut) (2012) Teacher of History and Social Studies (5-8; 8-12) Initial Academic License: ****464124 (Massachusetts) (2012)
PROGRAM: Honors Program (AMC, 2008-12)
*One of fifty students selected, based upon high academic achievement
*Participated in eight required honors courses
*Senior-class representative to Honors Council (2011-2012)
Performed at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, MA, in Consortium College Choir, recorded a CD Anne Maria College Drama (2008-2009) Performed in three plays: Christmas Carol as Bob Crachet, Sunnyside Up as Mr. Dagwood and Brothers Karamazov as Alexi Karamazov, created set/stage design WATERFORDrama (2007-2008) Performed in one play and one musical: The Crucible as Rev. Paris and Anything Goes as Sir Oakleigh SPORTS: Waterford Swimming and Diving (2004-2007) Relay, IM and Backstroke swimmer, swimming at the Varsity level and competing in the ECC OTHER: Auditor and Cataloger (2010-2011) Worked with rare-American documents, dating from 1600-1876, in digitizing and preserving collection holdings at the American Antiquarian Society, a historical library for historical researchers AWARDS/ HONORS: Gold Medal of Excellence (SHU) (2013) Magma cum laude (AMC) (2012) Dean's List (AMC) (Fall 2008-Spring 2012) Delta Epsilon Sigma Honors Society (2010) International Thespian Society (2008) Varsity Theater and Drama (2008) Eagle Scout in Boy Scouts of America (BSA) (2008) Varsity Swimming (WHS) (2007) Order of the Arrow, Brotherhood (BSA) (2005)