Passionate educator seeking to provide a high quality education to students in low-income communities with a team of dedicated, driven individuals working to foster a safe, positive learning environment for students, effectively engage with parents and the surrounding community, and work towards closing the achievement gap.
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Pennsylvania Teaching Certificate K-6
Ohio Teaching Certificate PK-3
Urban public schools background
Title I knowledge
2014 Regional Sue Lehmann Teaching Award Nominee
2015 Fisherman Prize Award Nominee
Teach for America 2015 Social Innovation Award Nominee
In order to ensure that Corps Members (CMs) achieve their visions for equity with their students, CMs will receive grade-level and content specific supports. I provide additional technical leadership skill training, which includes content-based instructional practices and performance feedback. I create and lead nine (monthly) professional development sessions with the support and input of Teach for America staff. Focus of said sessions include teaching and modeling classroom practices, facilitating problem-solving protocols, and planning and executing experiential-focused learning experiences for Corps Members.
Selected as one of 3,000 out of 16, 500 applicants to serve in national service corps committed to teaching in under-resourced communities and becoming life-long leaders to expand opportunities for all children.
Bachelor of Science in Education (K-6), Minor in Reading
Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pa
Pursuing a Master's in Special Education, concentration in AutismSpectrum Disorders
Current GPA: 4.0
Expected Graduation: Spring 2017
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