Laura Farnsworth

Laura Farnsworth


Sep 2010 - May 2011

Bachelor of Education

Nipissing University - Schulich School of Education

Practicum Experience 

St. Catherine of Siena School, Grade 1           

May 2011

Holy Cross School, Grade 3/4        

February/March 2011

- formed deep and meaningful bonds with the students

- taught a rocks and minerals unit with differentiated assessments

- taught 100% for three weeks handling all aspects of classroom management and assessment

St. Catherine of Siena School, Grade 1 

December 2011

- taught lessons daily focusing on literacy, religion and math

- collaborated with Associate Teacher to plan geometry unit

Sep 2003 - Apr 2008

Bachelor of Science in Psychology [Honours]

University of Windsor

Work History

Work History
Feb 2010 - Jun 2010

Visa Specialist

TD Canada Trust
  • used outstanding customer service skills to accept inbound calls from TD Visa customers regarding Visa activations, customer questions, balance transfers, etc
  • was required to offer TD Balance Protection upon every card activation and make the customer aware of it's benefits
  • consistently met required sales and call quality targets 
Jul 2010 - Apr 2010

Student Technological Assistant (STA)

iTeach Extended Learning Program
  • communicated between the iTeach Laptop Learning Program and other educational colleagues, assisted within the iTeach Learning Centre and completed other projects as designated by iTeach personnel 
  • worked one shift of at the iTeach Drop-In Centre weekly for one semester where education students could drop-in for any type of assistance or information pertaining to their laptop or external hard drive  
  • was always available for peer tutoring or laptop assistance through e-mail or in person
  • participated in and assisted various technological workshops 


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