Tiffany Skidmore

Tiffany Skidmore

Reflective and passionate educator, driven learner, active leader.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2013 - Jun 2016

8th Grade English and Creative Writing Teacher

Korea International School
  • Developed aligned, research-based assessment practices with department 
  • Created normed assessment practices, guided by professional book studies
  • Implemented a unique teaching model (strengths-based, focused semesters), co teaching -- highest Language Usage/Reading growth in MS (MAP data)
Jul 2012 - Jun 2013

4th Grade Teacher

Korean International School
  • Delivered content through multiple mediums and formats, focusing on multiple intelligences and Kagan Cooperative Learning structures
  • Used theater and kinesthetic methods to keep engagement high
Jul 2010 - Jun 2012

K–6 Bilingual Interventionist

Adventure Elementary School
  • Delivered data-driven, bilingual literacy, ESL, math, and behavioral interventions 
  • Facilitated student-intervention meetings with staff and parents
  • Modeled and coached teachers as needed
Jul 2006 - Jun 2010

2nd and 3rd Grade Bilingual/Transition Teacher

Adventure Elementary School
  • Structured transition from Spanish to English literacy
  • Developed Spanish literacy curriculum
  • Delivered instruction using ESL best practices

Education

Education
Jun 2005 - May 2007

Master of Arts – Curriculum and Instruction

University of Denver

The Boettcher Teacher Program is a selective dual M.A. and teacher licensure program utilizing the lens of social justice and employing culturally responsive pedagogy to prepare educators to succeed with diverse populations.

Aug 1999 - Dec 2005

Bachelor of Arts – English (emphasis in Linguistics)

Colorado State University
Aug 1999 - Dec 2005

Bachelor of Arts – Spanish

Colorado State University

Skills

Skills