Rebecca Clouthier

Rebecca Clouthier

Education

Education
Sep 2007 - Present

Bachelor of Education/ Bachelor of Arts (Honours) History

Nipissing University

·Currently in my fifth year of Concurrent Education majoring in history, and minoring in the field of religions and cultures.

·I have an 80 percent overall average, and I have recently completed my ninth week of practice teaching placement. 

·     I have completed teaching practicums successfully in grade 4, 5, 6, and 7 classes, building a raport with each class of students, becoming actively involved in the classroom and the school, and observing and learning from my various associate teachers.

Apr 2010 - Aug 2010

International Exchange Program

Pädagogische Hochschule Freiburg (Freiburg University of Education)

·Studied at PH Freiburg, University of Education, for the second semester of my third year.

·Immersed in the rich culture and beauty of Germany, I studied the German language, as well as History                    courses in English, earning a semester’s worth of credits towards my Nipissing BA degree.

·Had the opportunity to observe an English ESL lesson being taught in a German school for a day.

·This was an amazing and enriching academic and personal experience that has helped me grow both as a            person and as a future educator.

Sep 2002 - Jun 2007

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)

Bishop Smith Catholic High School

·Honour role student from grade 8 to grade 12.

·Graduated as an Ontario scholar, for obtaining an overall 85 percent average in my final year.

·I was actively involved in many school and community based activities and organizations. 

Work History

Work History
May 2011 - Aug 2011

Kid's Day Program Co-Ordinator

Champlain Trail Museum and Pioneer Village
  • As the Kid's Day Program Co-Ordinator I was responsible for planning, organizing and running the museum’s summer kids program running every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday throughout July and August.
  • I planned different theme days for each day of camp, focussed on educational and fun activities. The activities and themes were cross curricular and integrated history, language, art, drama, dance, physical education, science, and geography. 
  • As camp coordinator, I was responsible for 30 children between the ages of 4-12.
  • I also gave tours of the museum, and helped in the office.
Jan 2010 - Mar 2010

Front Desk Night Audit Clerk

Hampton Inn by Hilton Hotel

·  In the night audit position I was responsible for managing the hotel at night, balancing the daily transactions for the entire hotel, preparing guests bills and placing them under their doors, and resetting the computers in preparation for the next day. 

·I was always prompt, friendly, welcoming, resourceful, and I worked very well as part of the front desk team.

Apr 2008 - Aug 2009

Summer Office Assistant

R.G.T Clouthier Construction

·  My tasks included filing, faxing, organizing meetings, answering phones, and regulating incoming company e-      mail messages to the appropriate people.

·Responsible for making sure the employee files of over 100 employees were up to date regularly, and making      sure they contained the appropriate training and records and documentation.

·Responsible for making sure the maintenance files for the large fleet of vehicles was up to date with the                  appropriate records, and I made sure the annual maintenance was being done.

·Responsible for the ordering, distributing, and documenting of utility locates on numerous job sites. 

May 2009 - Aug 2009

Park Office Assistant

Pine Ridge Park and Resort

·I  welcomed and checked-in visitors, showed them to their campsites and cottages, managed the park office,          performed merchandise transactions, and took reservations.

·I was also responsible for checking the cleanliness of the cabins before the arrival of guests, washing and              folding the laundry from the cabins at the end of a stay, and preparing the outfitting for cottages.

Practice Teaching Reports

Skills

Skills

Computer Skills

Proficient typing skills.    Excel in operation and use of both PC and Mac computers (using Mac for the last 5 years).    Creative ideas for the use of computers and computer technology, such as Mac programs in the classroom.       

SMART Technnology

Proficient with the set up and use of the SMART Board in classroom settings.   Skilled with use of SMART Technology including SMART Ideas and SMART Notebook. 

Microsoft Office

Proficient in Word, Power Point, Excel, and Outlook. 

German Lanuage

Can read, write, speak, and understand beginner level of German.    Studied German while abroad on international exchange from April to July 2010.

My Portfolio

Certifications

Certifications

ICE (Imagination Creativity Education) Conference

November 5-6, 2010
Oct 2010 - Present

SMART Notebook Training, Parts 1 & 2

iTeach Department, Nipissing University