Nikita Skinner

Nikita Skinner

Summary

My name is Nikita. I love child development, and I my passion for the early childhood field shows in the work that I do. I am currently seeking a position as head teacher in a preschool setting. I have professional experience (paid and internships) as well as formal education in the field. Please review my resume located in the right hand column. In this column, you will also find documentation of my professional philosophy, experiences, and learning.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Present

Teacher's Assistant

Associated Students Child Development Laboratory, Chico

I am employed in a preschool classroom in the Child Development Lab at CSU, Chico. My duties include caring for and supervising children through daily routines and activities. I implement curriculum plans as well as nutritional and safety needs for the children. I also have leadership opportunities with this position.

Feb 2012 - May 2012

Administrative Intern

Associated Students Child Development Laboratory, Chico

I completed an internship for the administrative office of the Child Development Lab at CSU, Chico. As an intern, I completed clerical work, record keeping, data collecting, evaluations and assessment tools of classrooms, and other assistance for the director as needed.

Aug 2011 - Dec 2011

Practicum Student

Associated Students Child Development Laboratory, Chico

I completed an internship in a toddler classroom of the Child Development Lab at CSU, Chico. During my internship, my duties included interacting with children and supporting their development through play. I also assisted with sanitation needs such as diapering, and used developmentally appropriate practice to guide children's behavior and self regulation in the classroom.

Feb 2011 - May 2011

Intern

Oak Street Children's Center

I completed an internship at a preschool in Chico, CA for a semester. As an intern, I created and implemented activities for preschool aged children. I also assisted the head teacher with various supervising needs.

Education

Education
Aug 2010 - May 2012

Bachelor of Arts

California State University, Chico
Aug 2007 - May 2010

Associate of Science

Yuba College

Certificates

Certifications

Certifications

California Child Development Permit

Assistant Permit