middle grades teacher 5th 8th resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Experienced Early Childhood and Middle Grades Teacher bringing eight years of background instructing students in both public and private school settings. Skilled in classroom oversight, course planning, and behavior management. Successful at building positive parent-teacher relationships to support student achievement, collaborating with teachers and administrative leaders to meet individual student needs, and integrating new technologies and teaching strategies to encourage student growth in the 21st century. Committed to engaging students and enhancing learning by applying differentiated instructional techniques and activities to deliver important knowledge and increasing student performance by implementing higher-order thinking.

  • Valdosta City Schools iPad Grant Recipient for the 2013-2014 school year.
  • Received commendation and bonus supplement from the Valdosta City School System for increasing student achievement on standardized test scores during the 2014-2015 school year.
  • Pinewood Christian Academy Competition Cheerleading Squad-2018 GISA State Runners-up and numerous 1st place wins at various local competitions
  • Classcape Knowledge
  • Technological Instruction
  • Tailoring Curriculum Plans
  • Student-Centered Learning
  • Positive Learning Environment
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Creative Questioning
  • Strong Collaborator
Work History
Middle Grades Teacher (5th-8th), 08/2015 to Current
Pinewood Christian AcademyCity, STATE,
  • Communicated frequently with parents, students, and faculty to provide feedback and discuss instructional strategies.
  • Evaluated and revised lesson plans and course content to facilitate and moderate classroom discussions and student-centered learning.
  • Implemented and encouraged debate-style classroom environment to increase student engagement and promote critical thinking.
  • Met with administrators and department team members to work on curriculum planning and assessment methods.
  • Knowledgeable in Social Studies and English Language Arts Content Areas.
Varsity Sideline/ Competition Cheerleading Coach, 05/2017 to Current
Pinewood Christian AcademyCity, STATE,
  • Prepared cheerleaders for games, pep rallies, and competitions with rigorous practice schedule.
  • Held special events to promote camaraderie among teammates, families and community members.
  • Cultivated community and media relations through social media and other communication channels to support program.
  • Coordinated with parents, boosters and other resources to meet team needs, including equipment, fundraising, and travel arrangements.
5th Grade Teacher , 08/2013 to 05/2015
Pinevale Elementary SchoolCity, STATE,
  • Supported student teachers by mentoring on classroom management, lesson planning and activity organization.
  • Communicated frequently with parents, students and faculty to provide feedback and discuss instructional strategies.
  • Served on school committee for STEM curriculum development.
  • Incorporated multiple types of teaching strategies into classroom.
  • Encouraged creative thinking and motivated students by addressing individual strengths and weaknesses based on standardized testing results.
  • Knowledgeable in Social Studies, English Language Arts, and Science content areas.
Bachelor of Science: Early Childhood Education, Expected in 05/2013 to Valdosta State University - Valdosta, GA
  • Graduated with 3.8 GPA
  • Dean's List 2008-2013
  • Member of Phi Mu Sorority
  • Nominated for Student Teacher of the Year 2013

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School Attended

  • Valdosta State University

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  • Middle Grades Teacher (5th-8th)
  • Varsity Sideline/ Competition Cheerleading Coach
  • 5th Grade Teacher


  • Bachelor of Science

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