Résumé

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Relevant Experience

  • English Teacher
    Detroit Cristo Rey High School
    Detroit, Michigan
    August, 2015 – Present

    • Successfully planned, implemented and assessed innovative and differentiated college preparatory instruction for English 9 and English 10 classes
    • Collaborated and fostered meaningful relationships with students, staff, and parents
    • Moderated Grade 11 Student Council
  • Long-Term Substitute Teacher
    Bryant Middle School
    Dearborn, Michigan
    April 2015 – June 2015

    • Planned, managed, implemented and assessed innovative and differentiated instruction for four Grade 7 Language Arts classes and one Grade 7 Language Arts Lab class
    • Worked collaboratively with other Grade 7 Language Arts teachers to implement the Dearborn Public School District curriculum
    • Participated in departmental and faculty meetings, and professional development opportunities
  • Student Teacher
    Bryant Middle School
    Dearborn, Michigan
    September 2014 – December 2014

    • Planned, managed, implemented and assessed innovative and differentiated instruction for four Grade 7 Language Arts classes and one Grade 7 Language Arts Lab class
    • Worked collaboratively with other Grade 7 Language Arts teachers to implement the Dearborn Public School District curriculum
    • Participated in Reading Apprenticeship training, departmental and faculty meetings, and professional development opportunities
      • Assisted in the teaching of three U.S. government classes and two U.S. history classes
      • Graded student assignments
      • Assisted in exam proctoring
      • Created and taught occasional lessons
      • Worked with individual students to clarify lessons
      • Created content for print and web-based internal and external communications, such as magazines, brochures and newsletter
      • Prepared and supervised the production of print publications, such as magazines, brochures, and newsletters
      • Assisted in the planning, development and implementation of marketing strategies
      • Researched, wrote and distributed press releases to targeted media
      • Maintained the college’s social media presence
      • Updated and maintained the college’s website
      • Represented the college at various industry, alumni and recruitment events

 

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in English, May 2008    
    Wayne State University
    Detroit, Michigan
    Minor: Women’s Studies

 

 Professional Activities

  • Media literacy workshop presenter at University of Detroit Jesuit High School, Detroit, MI, 2009 – 2011
  • Camp counselor at Catholic Youth Organization Girls Camp, Port Sanilac, MI, 2007
  • Day camp counselor at Livonia Family YMCA, Livonia, MI,  2006

 

Professional Membership

  • Michigan Education Association
  • National Education Association
  • National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)
  • Gender and Literacy Assembly of NCTE