Gain an elementary teaching position that will allow me to put into practice my education and experience to influence students positively.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Substitute Teacher

Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Provided large and small group instruction in all subjects in general education
  • Followed lesson plans provided by the teacher
  • Maintained student behavior and orderly learning environment
Jun 2004 - Present

Camp Director

Crazzy's Wasewagan Camp & Retreat
  • Managed ten counselors and their interactions with 50-120 children at a time
  • Oversaw all camp activities including canoeing, horseback riding, ropes course, fencing, and all other events
  • Trained over fifteen new employees
  • Created and facilitated three new all day, entire camp events, including over 100 children and 30 counselors
Oct 2008 - Jun 2009

Teacher - 5th Grade

Sunny Brae Avenue Elementary - Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Effectively incorporated technology into my instruction by using a Smartboard, Senteo wirless remotes, and created a classroom website: sites.google.com/site/mrmclarenclass
  • Instructed English language learners using LAUSD Task Base Language Teaching Program
  • Designed and instructed a dance performance of 100 students for International Festival Day
  • Successful academic collaboration with grade level colleagues of Open Court Reading and Harcourt Math
Nov 2007 - Oct 2008

Physical Education Teacher - 4th & 5th Grade

Peach Hill Academy - Moorpak Unified School District
  • Instructed physical education and growth and development to 4th and 5th grade students
  • Developed and evaluated students’ strength, skill, and agility through individual and team activities
  • Organized running club during lunch recess to motivate students to be physically active
  • Administered California Physical Fitness Test and proctored standardized testing





Instructional Technology

Interactive Whiteboard and Wireless Response Remotes Proficient with Apple and PC computers, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, iTunes, iMovie, iWeb, LCD Projects, Document Cameras, Website Creation