Resourceful, innovative, and student-focused Educator offering a strong educational background and teaching experience in Economics. Recognized consistently for performance excellence and student success on state and IB diploma program assessments. Proven history of developing and implementing successful differentiated lessons to connect core content to real-world applications. Dynamic individual possessing exceptional communication and interpersonal skills to build strong relationships with a diverse group of stakeholders in the community.
Enhanced existing curriculum and created lesson plans for 181 students on Ethics, Human Sciences, Natural Sciences, Math, Art, and History. Evaluated course content to facilitate and moderate classroom discussions and student centered learning. Collaborated with administration and grade level teachers to ensure interdisciplinary approach.
Created and implemented full curriculum for all 11th and 12th grade students in the AP/ IB Economics HL Diploma Program (2 year cohort). Developed differentiated lessons to address various learning styles to surpass standard level assessments. Created and evaluated student assignments providing corrective comments to guide reasoning and analytical skills.
IB Economics HL Teacher continued...
Collaborated and executed planning two of the largest Incentive Travel Programs managed by Spear One (Brightspot). Represented organization as point person after manager and coworker resignations.
AP Economics Summer Institute ⎮The College Board, Texas 2016
IB Economics HL II ⎮International Baccalaureate® (IB), Germany 2017
Theory of Knowledge⎮International Baccalaureate® (IB), Texas 2018
Summer Social Studies Teacher ⎮ Breakthrough, Central Texas 2011
A Community for Education (ACE)- SuccessX6 Internship ⎮ AmeriCorps State/National, Texas 2011
A Community for Education (ACE) - Austin PALS ⎮ AmeriCorps State/National, Texas 2012
Adobe Acrobat; GoogleSites; Microsoft (Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word); SMART Boards; Kahoot; Khan Academy; PowerSchool; Blackboard; Schoology; Managebac; NearPod
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