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Kristine Vandenhoff

Objective: To obtain a position in the field of Child Development


STAR Education Lincoln, CA

Jan 2015Present

After School Teacher

  • After School Teacher for children ages 5-9 years old.
  •  Developed and planned enrichment classes and theme related activities for math, language, art, theater, crafts, science/nature, and sports based off of state standards
  • Communicated with families through drop off and pick up
  • Answered phones and filed paperwork

Placer County 4-H Auburn, CA

Feb 2015May 2015

Senior Internship

  • Learned about administration of the organization’s mission and activities
  • Planned and implemented activities that supported the organization’s mission
  • Worked with the 4-H Community Education Specialist to develop outreach strategies to promote the organization

Parkside Preschool and Daycare Chico, CA

Aug 2012Jan 2014

School Age Teacher

  • After School Teacher and summer program teacher for kindergarten-third grade
  • Junior Kindergarten Assistant Teacher
  • Developed and planned enrichment classes and theme related activities for math, language, music, art, drama, crafts, games, dancing, science/nature, and sports.
  • Communicate with parents through daily pick-up
  • Planned and provided weekly planning sheets and a monthly calendar to both parents and the director.
  • Provided transportation for ten children during summer break and when school wasn't in session.


Chico State University

Aug 2012May 2015

Bachelor’s Degree

Child Development

Sierra College

Aug 2008May 2012

Associate’s Degree

Liberal Studies/ Elementary Education


Computer Skills

Proficient in Windows, Publisher, Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, and Adobe Reader

  • Hard worker
  • Great Customer Service skills
  • Compassionate
  • Loves working with Children and Families
  • Fast learner and works well with others


Professional Responses

In these videos I answer professional questions that provide me an opportunity to reflect on various topics and develop potential responses to professional questions that I may get asked in the future.

Reflective Narratives 

 In these reflective narratives I reflect back on what I learned from these topics in the major of Child Development.


These assignments demonstrate my learning over my academic career. 

 Reflective Scenarios 

These scenarios represent core learning principles of what I learned in the Child Development major.