Tom Tim

  • Bellevue, WA

Educator

Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Present

Arabic Teacher

Tany Academy School
  • Tasked to be the lead Arabic school teacher.
  • Responsible for teaching and operating the Arabic 5thand 6th grade program. 
  • Designeda unique Arabic 5TH grade curriculum that promotes learning.
  • Establish training programs that educates parents on the students'needs and rights which includes planning of monthly parent education workshops.
  • Planningand conducting activities for a well-adjusted program that includes coaching, expression, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
  • Preparing materials and classroom for class activities.
  • Attending educational conferences and teacher training workshops to develop and enhance professional skills.
Dec 2010 - Nov 2014

Tutor

Al-Rah Tutoring
  • Performed student assessments and evaluations. 
  • Providedregular progress reports to the parents and suggested recommendations for learning and development.
  • Promoted positive social interaction through cooperative learning.
  • Developed a complete program and curriculum to study and to learn Arabic for both adultsand children, for beginners and those at an advanced level.
Jun 2004 - Sep 2010

Acting Assistant Director

Farouq English School
  • Arranged and designed indoor and outdoor space to facilitate creative play, motor-skill activities, and safety. 
  • Created artistic exploratory learning centers and thematic units that inspire imagination and role-playingwhich in turn helped build up the students' social skills.
  • Organized and lead activities designed to promote developmental growth throughgames, arts and crafts, storytelling, and field trips.
  • Maintained student and teacher records and participated in administrative duties as an acting assistant school director.
Jan 2003 - Feb 2008

Arabic Teacher

Institute of Arabic
  • Responsible for teaching more than 20 students weekly in Arabic readings. 
  • Graduating at least 5 students every month who finished Arabic with different readings.

Education

Education
May 2004

Bachelor of Arts in Education

Al-Azhar University

Achievements and certifications

Skills

Skills

Analytical Skills

Capable of coming up with sound decisions and solutions to problems or challenges presented

Computer Savvy

Proficient in the use of common computer applications such as Microsoft Office, as well as Internet navigation

References

Available upon request.