Cynthia Bradley

Work History

Work History
Sep 2005 - Present

1st Grade Teacher

Peter Pendleton Elementary School

Accomplishments:

  • 2014 C4 ELA Committee Member
  • 2008-2014 Grade Level Leader
  • 2009-2010 Teacher of the Year, Peter Pendleton
  • 2009-2010 Language Arts Adoption Committee Facilitator
  • 2008-2011 Grade Level Reading Intervention Teacher
  • 2007-2009 Wrote and Awarded $9,500 and $5,600 in Anderson Grants for Parent Workshops for Struggling Readers at Peter Pendleton
  • 2005-2007 Drill Team Coach, placed three times at the Coachella Christmas Parade

Professional Development:

  • 2011-2013 RCOE Teacher Leader Certification Academy
  • 2011 How Effective Leaders Support Deep Implementation of the PLC at Work Process by Dr. Rick and Becky DuFour

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - Dec 2010

Reading Specialist Credential

California State University at San Bernardino, Palm Desert

2010 Reading Specialist Credential

Jan 2008 - Jun 2009

Masters in Education

California State University at San Bernardino - Palm Desert Campus

Accomplishments:

2009 Palm Desert Campus, Outstanding Graduate Student

Grade Point Average for Program Course Work      4.0

Sep 2005 - Jun 2007

Teaching Credential

California State University at San Bernardino - Palm Desert Campus
Dec 1990

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Sam Houston State University

Summary

As a teacher, I believe in developing and fostering the reading and writing of all students.  I believe all students can achieve reading and writing success with instruction that meets their individual needs.  

References

Armando Rivera, Principal                                                    

Peter Pendleton Elementary School                                  

760/398-0178     

Carmina Campos, Vice Principal

Peter Pendleton Elementary School

760/398-0178

Molly McCabe,   Ed.D., Administrator       

Riverside County Office of Education

951/826-6530

Mike Barney, Director II

Riverside County Office of Education

760/409-0572

Course Work / Affiliations

Masters in Education, Reading / Language Arts Course Work:

  • Foundations of Reading and Writing
  • Literacy and Language Processes
  • Early Intervention Strategies
  • Images of Culture through Children's Literature
  • Expository Writing
  • Effective Communication in Education
  • Foundations of Education
  • Introduction to Educational Research
  • Practicum in Reading and Writing
  • Practicum for Leadership in Reading and Writing
  • Basic Materials and Approaches to Reading and Writing
  • Curriculum Reform in Reading and Writing
  • Assessment in Reading and Writing
  • Critical Issues in Reading and Writing
  • Practicum for Leadership in Reading and Writing
  • Comprehensive Evaluation in Reading and Writing
  • Leadership Roles in Reading and Writing

Reading Specialist Credential Course Work:

  • Sociopsycholinguistics and Literacy
  • Advanced Practicum in Reading and Writing
  • Fieldwork:  Reading Language Arts Specialist

Affiliations:

Desert Cities Reading Council, California Reading Association Local Chapter

Immediate Past President and Treasurer, 2011 - 2013

President, 2010 - 2011

 Vice-President, 2009 - 2010

 Member, 2008 - 2013

Accomplishments:

2011 - 2013 Free Tutoring for Local Elementary School Children at Coachella Public LIbrary

2011 Writing Contest

 2010 Free Tutoring for Local Elementary School Children at Coachella Public Library

 2010 Membership Drive at the Coachella Valley Unified School District Welcome Back event

2010 - 2014 Jumpstart's Read for the Record

2010 Book Club

2010 Grant Writing

2010 Created Desert Cities Reading Council website on Shutterfly.com

Professional Development:

Weave a Tapestry of Literacy Conference, October 2010

California Reading Association

Member 2008 - 2013

International Reading Association

Member, 2008 - 2013

Certifications

Certifications

Clear Specialist Instruction Credential in Reading

CTC

Clear Teaching Credential, Multiple Subject

CTC