Kris Lester

Kris Lester


Seeking opportunities, education, and/or training which will allow me to think, create, design, solve, and collaborate with a vibrant team, in an exciting, progressive environment. Interests include education, technology, art, and design.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2003 - Jul 2010

5th Grade Reading Teacher

UMS-Wright Preparatory School

- Taught Foundations & Frameworks Reading Comprehension Program

- Certified Teacher Trainer for Foundations & Frameworks

- Training in Architecture of Learning and 4 MAT

Jan 1992 - May 1997

2nd grade teacher

Edgewood Elementary School

- Implemented IBM's Writing to Read program

- Trained in Marilyn Burns Math

- Participated in Bureau of Education and Research Workshops

- Served on Over the Mountain Reading Council

- Served as School Representative of the Homewood Board of Education

- Served on Edgewood Elementary's Faculty Interview Committee


Aug 2011 - Present

University of South Alabama

-Currently working on a master's degree in Instructional Design and Development