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Jessica Claire
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  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Compassionate, social justice advocate, and culturally competent urban educator with 9 years of experience in intermediate classroom instruction in high-needs settings. Expressive, fastidious writer and speaker utilizing engaged pedagogy. Energetic virtual educator. Authors powerful lessons and cohesive instructional units that scaffold and increase student learning. Ready to apply activist teaching, literary expertise, and curriculum writing ability to a dynamic new position as a Content Specialist-English Language Arts LT.

Work History
Virtual Teacher - Math, ELA, Science - 5th Grade , 09/2020 to Current
Shelby County School DistrictGermantown, TN,
  • Engaging virtual educator adept at managing Zoom for instruction, utilizing integrated tools seamlessly.
  • Evaluates and revises lesson plans and course content to facilitate virtual classroom discussions, maintain school community, provide student-centered learning, and increase student understanding.
  • Increases participation and rigor in Math lessons using Nearpod, offering immediate feedback.
  • Continued creation and implementation of integrated Social Studies lessons to meet national standards and emphasize social justice Issues.
  • Utilizes multimedia strategies and technology to convey information in fresh and interesting ways.
  • Cultivated relationships with parents for complete support network.
Classroom Teacher - Math, ELA, Science - 5th Grade, 08/2017 to 09/2020
Raytown School District - Fleetridge ElementaryCity, STATE,
  • Embraced growth mindset while demonstrating positive behavior supports in classroom management.
  • Incorporated culturally competent materials and emphasized matters of racial equity in lessons.
  • Leveraged diverse learning strategies and individualized instruction to meet students’ learning levels and prepare them for higher-level education requirements.
  • Provided effective virtual instruction, adept at managing Zoom and other online instruction modules.
  • Monitored comprehension of material among students and creates re-teaching strategies to cover gaps in learning indicated by test scores and assignments.
Reading, Integrated Social Studies and Writing , 08/2015 to 07/2017
KCK USD 500 - Whittier Elementary - 5th GradeCity, STATE,
  • Encouraged students to explore issues in their lives and the world around them by creating diverse, interdisciplinary, hands-on activities that reflected their educational, cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
  • Utilized exceptional writing, editing, and proofreading skills to produce engaging units, lessons, and targeted assessments.
  • Researched latest instruction techniques and employed culturally responsive texts to teach students to draw inferences and comprehend nuances in word meanings and figurative language.
  • Collaborated with teachers in Speech and Special Education disciplines to identify and adopt successful instructional strategies.
  • Accepted and immediately incorporated feedback from fellow teachers and administration.
  • Educated students regarding national and global social issues and influencing factors.
Classroom Teacher, 07/2012 to 08/2015
KCK USD 500 - Whittier Elementary - 4th GradeCity, STATE,
  • Adapted instruction and supported students in persevering with challenging tasks.
  • Set and communicated classroom ground rules based on respect and personal responsibility.
  • Mentored and counseled students with adjustment and academic problems.
  • Improved students' reading levels through guided reading groups and whole group instruction.
  • Provided individualized instruction and created unique interventions for struggling students.
Skills
  • Missouri Certified Teacher with Elementary Endorsement
  • Excellent verbal and written communicator
  • Inclusive discourse facilitator
  • Diligent and dedicated
  • Creative and critical thinker
  • Scaffolds effectively for ESL learners
  • Common Core and Missouri GLEs fluent
  • Intuitive curriculum development and adaptation with extensive backward design experience
  • Empathetic student advocate providing equitable outcomes
  • Differentiated instruction specialist
  • Responsive and receptive collaborator
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office, G Suite, Nearpod, and IXL
Education
Master of Arts: Curriculum and Instruction, Expected in 2015
University of Missouri-Kansas City - Kansas City, Missouri
GPA:

Institute for Urban Education Scholarship Recipient and Graduate, GPA: 3.93

Bachelor of Arts: English Literature, Expected in 2007
University of Missouri-Kansas City - Kansas City, Missouri
GPA:
Dean's List 2005-2007
Accomplishments
  • Selected to teach departmentalized English Language Arts program as well as Integrated Social Studies/ELA/Writing.
  • Receives high praise from instructional observations for creating interactive, rigorous, and culturally relevant lessons.
  • Leader in building at integrating culturally responsive teaching material and methodologies.
  • Authored original learning scales for writing units that were used as examples in a large district.
  • Instructed students whose writing won 3rd place out of 4,000 elementary students.
  • Assisted students in achieving multi-year percentile gains on MAP and STAR assessments.
  • Created innovative lesson plans, project based assignments, formative and summative assessments for all subjects throughout career.
Certifications

Missouri Elementary Education Endorsement Grades 1-6

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School Attended

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City

Job Titles Held:

  • Virtual Teacher - Math, ELA, Science - 5th Grade
  • Classroom Teacher - Math, ELA, Science - 5th Grade
  • Reading, Integrated Social Studies and Writing
  • Classroom Teacher

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  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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