Shane Lance

Work experience

Work experience

Mathematics Teacher

Aug 2013 - Present
Quanah Independent School District

2013 - 2014 School Year - I taught in the Success Center for both the Junior High and High School. I worked with students who were at risk of failing the STAAR Test. I ran diagnostic tests to see where the students mathematics skills were the weakest and from there I would target their weak areas to bring up their math skills. I would also work grade level material with the students to help in their preparation for the STAAR Test. I was also the Assistant Track Coach for Junior High through Varsity (boys and girls). 

2014 - 2015 School Year - I taught Algebra II. I was the Head Cross Country Coach for Junior High through Varsity (boys and girls). I coached 7th Grade Girls basketball and was again the Assistant Track Coach for Junior High through Varsity (boys and girls).

2015 - 2016 School Year - Currently, I will be teaching Junior High Math. This includes the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade. I will be coaching the University Interscholastic League Teams (UIL) and Texas Math and Science Coaches Association (TMSCA) Teams of Number Sense, Mathematics, and Calculator for the 6th, 7th, and 8th Grades. I will be the Head Cross Country Coach, 8th Grade Girls Basketball Coach, and the Assistant Track Coach. 

Retail Associate

May 2013 - Aug 2013
Yellowstone Park Service Station

This was a temporary seasonal, summer job. I was a cashier and I was in charge of keeping the store fulling stocked, clean, and orderly. 

Director/Chief of Juvenile Probation and Adult Probation Officer Supervisor

Jan 2011 - Feb 2013
Crosby County
Juvenile Probation Crosbyton, TX DIRECTOR OF JUVENILE PROBATION DEPARTMENT Wrote and applied for grants and was able to double the amount of funding for my department Through the grants, I was able to hire a Licensed Professional Counselor and offer free professional counseling for children In charge of planning, directing, and coordinating $250,000 budget, grant writing, scheduling, policy and procedures, programs, and case assignments Would refer for counseling, drug and alcohol rehabilitation, anger management, and even just being there to listen to their problems Taught many programs for children and parents including parenting classes for all ages of children

Child Abuse Investigator IV

Feb 2007 - Jan 2011
Child Protective Services in Lubbock, Texas. 

I was a mentor and trainer for new hires and in charge of scheduling the on call calendar. I was awarded an Accommodation from the Federal Bureau of Investigations for my work on child abuse investigations. I quickly advanced from Investigator I to IV. 

Sales Associate

Nov 2001 - Nov 2005
Sears in Wichita Falls and Lubbock, Texas. 

I was a mentor and trainer for new hires. I was in charge of stock and ordering products for the floor and for back stock. I was consistently the leader in total sales and warranty versus sales percentage each month. 



Alternative Math Certification Program

Oct 2013 - May 2015
iTeachTexas through

I received my teacher's certification in Math 7 - 12 and Math 4 - 8 through iTeachTexas. It is an approved alternative certification program by the Texas Education Administration. 

Masters in Sociology

Aug 2002 - May 2005
Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas

I have completed 33 hours towards my masters in Sociology.

Bachelors in Mathematics and Sociology (Double Major)

Aug 1998 - Aug 2002
Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas