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Objective

My objective is to obtain a science teaching position within a adolescent school system.  My objective is to include a diverse living environment curriculum that encompasses the scientific study of biology, while meeting the needs of varied learners I encounter within a classroom. 

Skills

SmartBoard/Elmo
Trained on SmartBoards and Elmo at the College of St. Rose and used throughout substitute teaching experience
PowerPoint
As a method of using instructional technology, PowerPoint can be used to provide a link for classroom lessons and videos. 
Digital Storytelling
This is a method of developing a computer-based lesson which student's can use as a self-guided lesson.
Teacher Work Sample
This was a project during student teaching in which I evaluated the student's learning through pre-test and post-test analysis.  Showed evidence of student learning and comprehension.

Work experience

Jan 2013Present

Substitute Teacher

BOCES
  • Experience substituting K-12, classes averaging between 10-35 students for various school districts
  • Effectively maintains order in the classroom with multidisciplinary approach or with positive reinforcement techniques
  • Ensures continuation of curriculum programs and academic success of individual students
  • Establishes good working relationships with students and staff
  • Followed teaching programs set by regular teachers and prepared outlines when necessary.
  • Integrated lessons into long-term curriculum plan to ensure continuity of education objectives.
Aug 2013Present

6th and 7th grade Science Teacher

Floyd County Public Schools

Developed curriculum for both 6th and 7th grade science and implemented the curriculum throughout the year. 

Sep 2012Dec 2012

Student Teaching

Watervliet High School and Tamarac Middle School

Tamarac Middle School, Brunswick, New York

  • Taught in rural school district
  • Designed and implemented 3 week unit plan for AP 8th Grade Living Environment
  • Designed/Implemented a TWS for AP Living Environment
  • Implemented Service Learning Project on Household Chemicals
  • Taught all 8th grade classes, including 8th grade inclusion classroom for science on topics from cell theory to metrics to microscope

Watervliet High School, Watervliet, New York

  • Taught in city school district
  • Taught 10th grade Living Environment classroom with various IEPs and 504s
Jan 2012Aug 2012

Member Specialist

SEFCU
  • Communicated with members to provide solutions to their financial needs
  • Resolved member’s problems with discretion and patience
  • Provided support to the management team and the other employees.
  • Provided the upmost discretion regarding the member’s private information
Jun 2006Jul 2011

Data Entry/Phone Pharmacy Technician

Express Scripts Pharmacy
  • Obtained and verified information regarding a patient’s personal, prescription, and health information.
  • Processed prescriptions by insuring accuracy based on knowledge of prescription dosages, patient’s information, and doctor information.
  • Conferred with doctors, nurses, and patients in a professional manner to obtain the necessary information to accurately process prescriptions.

References

Walter Bowden

John Pelletier

Education

Jan 2013Present

Masters in Education

SUNY Albany
Jan 2010Dec 2012

Adolescent Education

The College of St. Rose
Aug 2006Dec 2009

Environmental Studies

Hudson Valley Community College

Lessons, Resume, and References

Certifications

Jan 2013Jan 2018

Adolescent Education 7-12

New York State
Jan 2013Jan 2018

5/6 Extension

New York State
Aug 2013Aug 2016

Provisional License: Biology

State of Virginia DOE