Problem-Solving within Common Core (Multiplication and Division)
Professional Learning Communities Conference (012-2013)
Reading Academy (2012-2013)
Leadership Now Summit Conference (2012-2013)
Philanthropy Committee Advisor for the University of Nevada Las Vegas Alpha Xi Delta Sorority
Fourth Grade Teacher09/2016 to CurrentCornerstone Christian AcademyLas Vegas, NV
Blending traditional and 21st century teaching models/modalities with the classroom setting.
Integrating technology to successfully allow for higher student academic growth.
Working with administration to help cultivate current curriculum presented.
Second Grade Teacher08/2015 to 08/2016Clark County School DistrictLas Vegas, NV
Co-taught with 40 students in varying learning goals and skills.
Delivered daily targeted interventions with a high caseload Response To Intervention students.
Developed and lead an after school tutoring program with specific targeted instruction for 2nd grade at-risk students.
English Language Learner Advocate08/2014 to 07/2015Clark County School District Las Vegas, NV
Developed and proposed a grant allowing Decker Elementary the ability to service two book studies covering the topics of Anchor Charts and CORE Vocabulary Instruction.
Crafted, prepared and facilitated said book studies to 20 colleagues during off-contract hours with the intent of expanding colleagues' current background knowledge of updated English Language Learner strategies.
Third Grade Teacher08/2014 to 06/2015Clark County School DistrictLas Vegas, NV
Classroom served as school's model for behavior management.
Received high remarks for the creativity of classroom lesson plans and instructional techniques from students, parents and faculty.
Routinely met with students' parents regarding in-class issues and learning interruptions to discuss solutions.
Curriculum Developer/Presenter Struggling Readers03/2014 to 07/2015Regional Professional Development ProgramsLas Vegas, NV
Selected group of individuals who have gained mastery in leading Professional Diploma in Education classes over the topic of Intervention for Struggling Readers.
Developed and facilitated professional development trainings throughout the Clark County School District.
Curriculum Developer/Presenter Common Core State Standards Math09/2013 to 07/2014Regional Professional Development ProgramsLas Vegas, NV
An invitational-only teacher cadre founded on intermediate (3rd-5th) math content whose focus is to help cultivate a rigorous curriculum with the understanding of Common Core State Standards expectations as a foundational piece.
Facilitated professional development trainings regarding updated math strategies relating to Common Core within the Las Vegas Valley.
Transitional Team Leader02/2013 to 09/2013Teach for AmericaLas Vegas, NV
Served as a mentor towards the upcoming 2013-2014 incoming Team for America corps members.
Developed and created a week long program in which to help welcome and transition individuals into their teaching role in the Las Vegas Valley.
3th & 5th Grade Teacher08/2011 to 06/2014Clark County School DistrictLas Vegas, NV
Leader of grade level data and professional development meetings (5th grade year 2011-2012 ; 3rd grade years 2012-2014).
Planned and delivered instruction aligning with Common Core State Standards and all components of an effective lesson.
Participated in the new teacher mentoring program by mentoring both a first and second year teachers.
Goal Setting, Data Analysis, Critical Thinking, Curriculum Development