Talented early childhood education professional with over fifteen years experience as well as a diverse background in planning and implementing various activities for promoting physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth of children.
Early Childhood Education experience
Adept in implementing progressive teaching methods
Toddler and preschool curricula
Schedule creation and maintenance
Conflict resolution techniques and experiences with student/student, teacher/student, teacher/teacher, and parent/teacher interactions.
Over fifteen years experience in the early childhood education field.
Four years lead preschool classroom teaching experience, including one year with the four-year-old classroom(s).
Five years experience as the summer camp director (preschool - 2nd grades).
Ten years experience as the assistant summer camp director (JK - 4th grades).
Experience with a multitude of age groups ranging from toddler to 8th grades.
Creation and implementation of specialized learning programs.
Served on multiple committees including; hiring, scheduling, planning and health and safety.
Attended countless professional development opportunities including lectures and workshops.
Over five years experience coordinating the purchasing and handling of snack and snack supplies as snack coordinator.
With over fifteen years experience at Marin Primary and Middle School (MP&MS), I have had the privilege to have worked in every division of the school. I have also participated on countless committees and planning teams.
Some of my accomplishments include but are not limited to;
Preparation and implementation of daily lesson plans for activities and lessons.
Provided one-on-one attention to each student, while maintaining overall focus on the entire group.
Supported students in developing strategies for individual needs and classroom group dynamics.
Implemented social-emotional programs to encourage student comfort and foster successful peer interactions.
Created and implemented developmentally-appropriate curriculum that addressed all learning styles.
Written and distributed detailed assessments for individual students.
Collaborated with educational specialists and families to create and implement individual education plans (iep's).
Maintained a child-friendly environment with access to outdoor activities.
Developed professional relationships with parents, teachers, directors and therapists.
Worked closely with the site director, family care workers, classroom teaching team and other specialists.
Observed children for signs of illness, injury, emotional disturbance, learning disorders and speech problems.
Collaborated with colleagues on developing new classroom projects and monthly themes.
Supervised children on field trips to local parks, fire stations and zoos.
In my time at City Hall Records I was a part time employee who worked in the warehouse. I was responsible for managing returns to major music labels. My day to day duties included but were not limited to managing inventory and returns, as well as packaging and shipping these items. I was responsible for entering and managing inventory data, as well as collecting and filling large volume orders.
I was responsible for many aspects of the grocery industry including stocking, ordering, maintaining, cleaning and selling products. I was in charge of several sections of the grocery dept. ranging from bulk foods, refrigerated and frozen foods, and the overall grocery departments. I also was awarded several outstanding customer service awards and had countless acknowledgments from the general public and my coworkers.
I have been attending regular classes and lectures at the College Of Marin from Fall 1996 - to Present Spring 2015. I have countless credits in the field of Early Childhood Education as well as an Associative in Arts (Liberal Arts), as well as an Associative in Sciences degree (Behavioral Sciences). I currently have a 3.31 GPA. I am eager to enter into a Ca. State College Program and acquire my Bachelor's degree and work towards getting my teaching credential.
CPR and first aid certified
Child abuse mandated reporter
Food Handling certification
Early Childhood Education skills; sound knowledge of subject matter, personal interest in each student/family, provides a caring/loving/warm atmosphere, enthusiastic with students/staff, thorough instructional planning/organizing, child/family oriented, proficient communication and organizational skills, consciousness towards aspects of health and safety.
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