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Jennifer Service

Work History

August2017 Currently

Instructional Coach/Interventionist

Richmond Community Schools

My focus this year has been:

  • Analyzing student data (NWEA, Reading Comprehension, Spelling Inventory, ISTEP,  Formative Assessments)
  • Classroom Strategies
  • Professional Development: NWEA, iLEARN, Rocket Math, Guided Reading
  • Assisting with discipline 
  • Working with staff, students and parents towards a successful outcome
  • Serving on committees (RTI, Famiy Committee, PBIS, and SIT)
June 2016 & June2017

Director

Third Grade Academy

Director responsibilities included:

  • Hiring staff
  • Analyzing Data
  • Staff Development
  • Working with Parents, Schools and Community
Aug 20152016

Instructional Coach/Interventionist

Richmond Community Schools

Working with teachers to help them grow professionally:

  • Analyzing Data
  • Assisting with lesson planning
  • Management Strategies
  • Technology (Kahoot, NWEA, IPads, and Smartboard)
  • Sending out Weekly Bulletins for staff
  • Leading Morning Meetings 
  • School Committees (School Improvement Team, Family Night, PBIS,  and RIT)
  •   Assisting with Discipline
  • Outreach Survey for parents
  •  I have 18 years  of experience working with low socio-economic families.
Jun 2015July 2015

Interventionist for Third Grade Academy

Richmond Community Schools

Traveled to five different sites in Richmond to meet in small groups with students to provide direct instruction on phonics skills, reading and comprehension activities. 

August 2014May 2015

Instructional Coach

Richmond Community Schools

Coaching teachers to enhance their teaching and to help them grow professionally. Creating schedules to meet with teachers, assisting and leading professional development for teachers, created a school data wall,  creating RTI (Response to Intervention)  document in EXCEL and setting up meetings with our RTI team to meet with teachers.  Leading school committees, assisting with walk-throughs, created a school data folder.Presented professional development based on data and teacher/school needs .

June2014July 2014

Interventionist

Richmond Community Schools/Third Grade Academy

Visiting sites in Richmond, lesson planning, and giving direct instruction in reading skills to third grade students.

Aug 2001Jun 2014

Teacher

Richmond Community Schools

Began my elementary teaching career teaching fourth grade for several years, then to teaching Kindergarten for eight years, and third grade for two years. Responsibilities included lesson planning, tracking student data, and standards focused. My teaching experience were in grades:

  • Kindergarten
  • Third Grade
  • Fourth Grade

Education

20122013

Principal's License

Indiana Wesleyan University- Principals Program

Enrolled in the Principal's Program at IWU in Marion, IN, 

2011

MASTERS

Earlham College
Aug 1988Dec 1996

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education

Indiana University East

I have a Bachelor's of Science in Education with an Early Childhood Endorsement.

Certifications

-NWEA Training

-iLEARN Training

-Orton Gillingham Training 

-Literacy Collaborative Training (completed 250 hours) to serve as an Instructional Coach

-Suicide Prevention Certificate

-General Education Teaching License

-Early Childhood Endorsement

-Indiana Principals License