• Chico CA

Hannah Smith


Work experience


Feb 2014 - Dec 2015
School Ties Program, Butte County Office of Education

-Assisted children in grades one through eight complete their homework during individual and small-group appointments at the Esplanade House after-school program.

-Communicated with families regarding their children's academic and behavioral performance.

-Kept a log accurately documenting children's assignment details and behavior.


Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
California State University, Chico

-Evaluated all four rooms belonging to the Associated Students Child Development Lab (ASCDL) on Chico State's campus using the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS) and Infant/Toddler Environment Rating Scale (ITERS).

-Designed lesson plans and presented lessons at Innovative Preschool three times weekly over the period of several weeks, intended to improve children's emotional regulation skills.


Jan 2015 - May 2015
Lilac Room Preschool

-Collaborated with other student interns on a semester long project entailing sending out electronic newsletters to families of children attending the preschool.

-Recorded observation notes intended to assess children's development.

-Participated in weekly staff meetings.

Classroom Aide

Jan 2015 - May 2015
Hooker Oak Elementary School

-Assisted third and fourth grade students with independent work.

-Graded papers and provided appropriate feedback.

Classroom Aide

Sep 2014 - Dec 2014
Parkview Elementary School

-Worked one-on-one with students in a kindergarten class on skills such as vocabulary, rhyming, and identifying numbers.

-Prepared materials for class projects.

-Gained experience working in a school that adheres to the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)  philosophy.


Sep 2014 - Dec 2014
Innovative Preschool

-Prepared, implemented, and reflected upon curriculum for preschoolers in a variety of subjects, including art and fine/gross motor activities.

-Demonstrated knowledge of developmentally appropriate practice.

Classroom Aide

Sep 2013 - May 2014
Little Chico Creek Elementary School

-Managed stations with small groups of students in a kindergarten classroom.

-Assisted children individually with catch-up work.

-Assessed children to monitor their progress towards meeting academic standards.


Jan 2012 - Aug 2013
Bay Area Crisis Nursery

- Cared for children ages 0-5, including feeding, reading to, playing with, and supervising.

- Accumulated over 80 hours of experience with young children.


May 2008 - Aug 2013
Berkeley Needle Exchange

-Demonstrated ability to effectively work with diverse populations. 

-Served as Merchandise Coordinator and mailed apparel ordered from website in a consistent and timely manner.

- Participated in monthly organization wide meetings.




California State University

Bachelor of Arts in Child Development December 2015

GPA: 3.8



Technological Skills

- Proficient in using Microsoft Word and SPSS (Statistical Package for the Social Sciences). 

-Familiar using a variety of social media outlets, including Instagram, Facebook, and Snapchat. 

-Experienced with making simple webpages using the domain Wix.

Personal Qualities


- Organized

- Patient 


- Compassionate


Reflective Narratives

Supporting Documents

Professional Responses

Research Poster