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Introduction

Education

Aug 2010May 2015

B.A. in Child Development

California State University, Chico
Aug 2010May 2015

B.A. in Spanish (General)

California State University, Chico

Interning/Work Experience

Feb 2015May 2015

Counseling Intern

Marsh Jr. High, Chico, CA.
  •  Worked closely with a group of ten 7th and 8th graders for a total of 75 hours
  • Familiar with Individualized Education Plans

  • Conducted classroom observations
  • Helped out in the Emotionally Disturbed and Special Ed. classrooms
  • Sat in on staff meetings
Jul 2013May 2015

Cocktail Waitress

5th Street Steakhouse, Chico, CA.
  • Experience in training others. Demonstrated leadership abilities as well as the capability to enforce rules and set a good example.
  • Developed strong communication skills while expediting food orders in a fast and efficient manor.

  • Works well with people and uses time efficiently and wisely.
Aug 2014Dec 2014

Student Teacher

Associated Student Child Development Lab, Chico, CA. 
  • Worked in a toddler classroom with children that ranged in age from 22 months to 2.5 years for a total of 120 hours.

  • Participated in weekly staff meetings, parent events and daily observation notes.

  • Contributed ideas and observation notes to create developmentally appropriate activities for children
  • Implemented a 5-week curriculum focusing on encouraging children’s exploration of nature through gardening.

Jan 2014May 2014

Bilingual Teaching Internship

Granada, Spain
  • Taught native Spanish children from ages 3-7 English, in a classroom setting
  • Designed and implemented lessons to help develop language skills

The Foundations of Child Development 

Bellow you will find documents stating the empirical foundations of Child Development and what I believe I have learned throughout my undergraduate studies in the Child Development Department at California State University, Chico.

Documentation on acquired knowledge and skills

Bellow you will find supporting documentation for the above documents. This includes coursework and assignments that reflect the diverse and vast amount of knowledge acquired throughout my undergraduate career at California State University, Chico. 

Reflective Videos

The below videos are responses to hypothetical scenarios that could occur in the world of Child Development. In these videos I state how I would handle a variety of situations based on the knowledge and experience gained throughout my undergraduate career.

Professional Responses

The below videos are responses to professional topics having to do with Child Development.