I am a highly motivated person; ready to use my educational background and skills to provide children with the essential care and education to be winning learners. Passionate to create an environment that is inspiring, cheering, safe, and adaptive to each individual child's needs. Early Childhood Development Teacher who recognizes that the first few years of a child's life are highly formative and influential. Adopts a nurturing and encouraging approach to child guidance. I look forward to applying the knowledge I have acquired from my experience through the Sonoma State University Spanish and Education Departments.
Certified Preschool Teacher
*Adept at working with special needs children
*Basic Clerical knowledge
Professor, 01/2015 - 05/2015Sonoma State University - Rohnert Park, California
Prepare lectures for classes.
Create and organize activities for students.
Meet with students outside class for help.
Instructional Assistant, 08/2008 - CurrentCotati Rohnert Park Unified School District - Rohnert Park, CA
Assist students with language development, prepare and lecture lessons under teacher's supervision.
Administer and proctor variety of Standardized Test.
Maintain cooperative relationships with students, parents and school personnel.
Instruct students in most academic areas Administered CELD test scored and recorded to the state Fostered reasoning and problem solving through active exploration games and activities.
Performed clerical duties.
01/2002 - 06/2008Bilingual Para Rio Linda Unified School District - Sacramento, CA.
Instructed students in English language development K- 6 grade
Assessed bilingual students in English and Spanish.
Served as Spanish/English interpreter for teacher/parent\'s conferences including IEP\'s/SST\'s and board meetings.
Maintained confidentiality of student\'s records.
Served as a liaison to help families to qualify to available health and social services programs.
Monitored students\' educational progress with individual charts and files.
Coordinated parent-teacher conferences two times during the school year.
2015Sonoma State University - Rohnert Park, CAMaster of ArtsModern Languages and LiteraturesModern Languages and Literatures
2013Sonoma State University - Rohnert Park, CABachelor of ArtsSpanish Education and Curriculum InstructionSpanish Education and Curriculum Instruction
1997Santa Rosa Junior College - Santa Rosa, CAAssociate of ArtsLiberal Arts Practical Psychologyliberal Arts Practical Psychology Accomplishments
*Organized round year mailing for students' yearly progress.
Native Spanish speaker, bilingual and bilateral in English and Spanish language:
Educator People skills: enthusiastic people person, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills