To creatively use my content knowledge and teaching background to successfully engage and instruct students.
Jun 2013 - Present
Kentucky Refugee Ministries
Mar 2013 - May 2013
ESL teacher (long term substitute)
Instruction and planning for English Language instruction for learners at various levels of language acquisition. Collaboration in Integrated Science 1 and 2.
Aug 2012 - Jan 2013
Jessamine County Schools
Mar 2012 - May 2012
Instructor for U.S. history, world history and American culture for English language learners, utilizing multiple teaching strategies including visual teaching strategy, digital media, direct teaching, and cooperative learning. Collaborated with English faculty to design lesson plans to supplement literacy goals. Provide individualized tutoring to APUSH students. Sponsored extracurricular drama club.
Dec 2011 - Mar 2012
Woodford County High School
Geography instructor responsible for design and implementation of unit plans on the Middle East, Africa and Asia, using curriculum guide and standards-based assessments. Provided differentiated instruction for students at all skill levels. Experience in learning management systems and virtual learning environments (NetClassroom, Moodle and Edmodo).
Jan 2011 - Dec 2011
University of Kentucky Kentucky Alternate Assessment Project
Responsible for assisting director and project managers in the development of statewide Alternate Assessment Tasks for social studies, including the creation of teacher resources and a new website.
Jun 2010 - Dec 2010
Documentation Analyst and Logistics Coordinator
Analyze and update Software Training Documentation for release of new Customer Resource Management software, coordinating trainings and meetings for a Fortune 500 company
Aug 2008 - Jun 2010
Spanish instructor and Outreach coordinator, responsible for developing lesson plans, implementing classroom management and managing community service projects for junior high students, including yearly outreach trips to Atlanta, GA and Tulum, Mexico.