Creston High School Robinson Living Center
Student Teacher Grand Rapids, Michigan Description: Creating and facilitating engaging unit and lesson plans for tenth and eleventh grade classes of 20-35 English and Language Arts students. Tutoring students in need of additional development in effective reading strategies, reading comprehension, synthesis and analysis of information, critical thinking, writing mechanics, and creative writing. Implementing a tailored approach to classroom management with the goal of creating a safe and productive learning environment. Participating in and performing administrative duties such as staff meetings, curriculum development, developing grading rubrics, grading student work, inputting grades, submitting progress reports to students and parents on a predetermined basis, and parent-teacher-student conferences. Advocating for and working with at-risk students to create a climate of success.