I taught 5th, 2nd, and 3rd grade for the last fifteen years. I typically worked with general education students, collaboratively teaching with special educations teachers as well. Enthusiastic teacher effective at providing high quality instruction and fostering a positive learning environment for all students. Superb leadership, organization, and communication skills. Easily cultivates trusting and productive relationships with students, parents, teachers and administration. Mature and professional who adapts to new situations and technologies with ease.
Current Virginia postgraduate professional license
Calm under pressure
Mediation and advocacy talent
Curriculum development and long term planning
excellent work ethic
TeacherChesterfield County Public Schools Administration Building － Chesterfield, VAEstablished positive relationships with students, parents, fellow teachers and school administrators. Created lesson plans in accordance with state curriculum and school-wide curriculum standards. Strengthened parent-teacher and parent-child communication by holding regular parent-teacher conferences. Named Teacher of the Year by peers in 2015.
02/2001 to 02/2002
Assistant TeacherThe Goddard School － Midlothan, VA
Responsible for twenty students ages five to eight years old in a before and after school childcare setting.
Summer camp session full time care for ages five to eleven and includes chaperoning weekly field trips, providing transportation on passenger buses, and knowledge of first aid procedures.
02/1998 to 02/2001
Senior Support RepresentativeExcite － San Jose, CA
Resource for customer service and technical problems for eight on-line support technicians for this E-classified ad service.
02/1996 to 02/1998
Customer Service / AdministratorClassifieds 2000 － San Jose, CA
Created and maintained Customer Service Training manual for online classifieds company.
Provided internal and external customer service via e-mail and system troubleshooting.
Education and Training
AA: Child DevelopmentDE ANZA College － Cupertino, CaliforniaCum Laude Child Development
BS: PsychologyVirginia Commonwealth University － Richmond, VirginiaPsychology Cum Laude
Masters: TeachingVirginia Commonwealth University － Richmond, Virginia
Proficiency with Promethean Board
Interpersonal skills and communication
Activities and Honors
Team leader for second grade team for five years
Teacher of the year at Providence Elementary 2015-2016