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Brittany Aja-Lena Rodgers

Teaching credential candidate seeking an opportunity to lead and encourage students to actualize their potential as life-long learners.

Education

20172020

Masters in Education & Teaching Credential Candidate

National University
  • Completion of required coursework
  • Completion of CBEST, CSET and RICA exams
  • Teacher Performance Assessments (TPAs) in progress
  • Student teaching/Internship pending
20132016

B.A. Strategic Communications

National University
  • Communicate appropriately and effectively in various professional settings.
  • Use data and persuasion theory to help guide messages and campaigns.
  • Create print, digital and mixed media.

Work History

2017Present

Substitute Teacher

Kern County, CA
  • Implement curriculum on behalf of the teacher of record
  • Provide support and feedback to all students
  • Carry out appropriate disciplinary action when applicable 
  • Communicate daily feedback to the teach of record
Nov 2007June 2017

Property Claim Specialist

State Farm Insurance
  • Identify and resolve coverage issues.
  • Investigate complex property damage issues.
  • Resolve complaints.
  • Explain the auto policy and claims process
  • Provided training for new employees
  • Co-chaired a company sponsored Employee Resource Group (ERG) in California
Nov 2003Oct 2007

Department Manager

Lowe's Home Improvement Warehouse
  • Demonstrated extensive product knowledge.
  • Merchandising based on corporate standards, promotional guidelines, and needs the product.
  • Delegated work for customer service associates, sales specialists, and team leader.
  • Conducted training and certification for team members.
  • Supervised audits & cycle counts.
  • Built & maintained seasonal displays.

Professional Development

Competencies

PBIS training, Reading Plus/Power Up, Classroom Management, Instruction & Development, Curriculum Implementation, English Learner Support, Child Advocate 

Memberships

National Education Association, Toastmasters 

Events

2020 Equity & Human Rights Conference attendee

Personal Interests

Memorial Hospital Volunteer

Collecting clothing and supplies to support the Jamison Center in Bakersfield, CA

Recreational Reading

Learning Japanese