Dedicated educator committed to creating a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating, encouraging and supportive for all students. Skilled ESL Instructor who uses effective and efficient methods of teaching, while focusing on the individual needs of each student.
Academic assessment methods
Whole Brain Teaching techniques as classroom management/procedures
Certified ESL Instructor
Proficiency in differentiated insdtruction
experience in kindergarten
with Smart Board
Proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel
09/2013 to Current
Kindergarten TeacherPortage Park Elementary School － Chicago, IL
Implemented Daily 5 Language Arts and Daily 3 Math
Multi-Tier System of Supports(MTSS)
Proficient in Dibel and TRC assessments
Collaborating Member of the Schedule Committee for SPEC/LRE
Co-Teach with LBs1 in Language Arts and Math
09/2007 to 09/2013
First Grade TeacherPortage Park Elementary School － Chicago, IL
Collaborated with colleagues on developing new classroom projects and monthly themes.
Encouraged children to be understanding of others.
Promoted good behaviors by using the positive reinforcement method.
09/1999 to 09/2007
Third Grade TeacherPortage Park Elementary School － Chicago, IL
Created and implemented developmentally-appropriate curriculum that addressed all learning styles.
Distributed quarterly educational assessments, similar to report cards, to each parent.
Local School Council Teacher Representative
ELL: EndorsementNorth Park University － ChicagoEndorsement
M.A: Teacher LeadershipRoosevelt University － SchaumburgTeacher Leadership
B.A: Early Childhood EducationNational-Louis University － EvanstonEarly Childhood Education
Co-teach with LBs1 inclusion and ELL students, Differentiated Instruction, Excellent student and parent relations, Technology Integration, Classroom Management, Character Development, SMART Board, MS Word/PowerPoint/Excel