Jennifer Blanco

Jennifer Blanco

Educator Extraordinaire

  • San Juan TX

Summary

Inspired professional.  Master of Science degree in Professional Counseling with a background in teaching practices and case management. Talent for resourcefulness and proofreading. Cooperative and motivational colleague. Accustomed to handling sensitive, confidential records. Flexible, versatile, and adaptable. Poised and confident with ability to easily transcend cultural differences. Excellent team-building skills.

Work History

Work History

High School English Teacher

HIDALGO ISD
2014 - Present

HIDALGO EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOL, HIDALGO, TX 

INTERVENTION CLASSES FOR STATE EXAM

JOURNALISM AND YEARBOOK

Graduate Student Intern

Positive Awakenings Counseling Center
Jun 2013 - Jul 2014

WESLACO, TX

OBSERVATIONS AND DISCUSSIONS WITH COLLEAGUES REGARDING CLIENT PROCEEDINGS

High School English Teacher

PSJA ISD
2012 - 2013

ELVIS J. BALLEW HIGH SCHOOL , SAN JUAN, TX

9-12 GRADE ENGLISH

INTERVENTION CLASSES FOR STATE EXAM

High School English Teacher

IDEA Public Schools 
2013 - 2013

IDEA SAN JUAN COLLEGE PREP, SAN JUAN, TX

SOPHOMORE ENGLISH

Career Counselor/Case Manager

VIDA
2012 - 2012

WESLACO, TX

COMMUNICATED WITH STUDENTS TO ASSIST IN OVERCOMING OBSTACLES TO COMPLETE PROGRAMS

Online Tutor

READ RIGHT SYSTEMS, INC
2011 - 2012

SHELTON, WA

ASSISTED STUDENTS WITH READING ERRORS AND WORKED COLLABORATIVELY TO DIMINISH THEM

Training and Development Specialist

LRWDB/WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS
2009 - 2011

MCALLEN, TX

LEAD PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAININGS FOR TUTORS AND MONITORED AND DEVELOPED TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR STAFF AS NEEDED

Leadership Development Trainer

Arbor E&T/WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS
2009 - 2009

WESLACO, TX

PRESENTED EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS PROGRAM TO YOUNG ADULTS 

Career Counselor

EXPRESS EMPLOYMENT PROFESSIONALS/ WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS
2009 - 2009

SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM, WESLACO, TX

COUNSELED CUSTOMERS ON PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS TO MAINTAIN THEIR BENEFITS

Education

Education

Doctorate of Philosophy

Grand Canyon University
Mar 2016 - Present

General Psychology with an Emphasis in Integrating Technology, Learning, and Psychology

Master of Science

GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY
2014

PROFESSIONAL COUNSELING

Bachelor of Arts

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN
2008

ENGLISH

Associate of Arts

SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE
2007

PSYCHOLOGY

Certifications

Certifications

TEXAS EDUCATOR CERTIFICATE

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
Jun 2013 - Jun 2019

CLASSROOM TEACHER

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS/ READING 8-12