Educator

In my young teaching career, I have had some wonderful teaching experiences and opportunities. As a child, I always knew I wanted to be a teacher and work in the field of education. As I continue to teach, I look forward to advancing my career as an administrator in the field of education.

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Resume and Transcripts

Letters of Recommendation

Leadership Internship Portfolio

Sample Curriculum Documents

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EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

Montclair State University                                                                                                               

BS in Mathematics with Teacher Certification         GPA: 3.856     Graduated: 2011

MS in Educational Leadership                                     GPA: 4.0       Graduated: 2017

 

* Standard Certificate Teacher of Mathematics (K-12)

* Standard Certificate Elementary School Science Specialization (5-8)

* Standard Certificate Supervisor & CE Certificate Principal

 

TEACHING AND WORK EXPERIENCE

Ridgway Middle School, Edgewater Park, NJ                                                                                               September 2018 – Present

Mathematics Data Dashboard Facilitator

  • Developed and maintain a math data dashboard for grades 6-8 that consists of LinkIt! Assessment data, standards, and personal analysis of students’ internal assessment results.
  • Analyze, edit, and create mathematics unit assessments for grades 6-8, including Algebra I.
  • Organize and facilitate monthly PLCs with the math department to analyze data and discuss remediation strategies and best instructional practices.
  • Presented quarterly data analysis to the district administrative team with suggestions for next steps to support student achievement and teacher professional development.
  • Position coexists with my current mathematics teaching position for 8th

 

Ridgway Middle School, Edgewater Park, NJ                                                                                               September 2012 – Present

8th grade Mathematics/Science Teacher

  • Currently teach mathematics for 8th grade, including enrichment (Algebra I), regular education, and inclusion. Taught 8th grade science courses for several years, including Chemistry and Physics material.
  • Recognized as the 2017-18 Ridgway Middle School Teacher of the Year.
  • Developing an after-school program for enrichment students entitled, “Own It: Mathematics”. This 10-week course, beginning in March 2019, will combine mathematics and life skills as students learn how to own their learning.
  • Algebra I classes achieved one hundred percent passing rate (scores of 4’s and 5’s) on PARCC for ’15-’16, ’16-’17, and ’17-’18 school years.
  • Led a tuition-based program partnership developed with Delanco School District in previous years for students to take Algebra I course to expose their students to the material.
  • Created a Google Curriculum Portal for the district to upload all curriculum documents online through a secured link on our webpage.
  • Spent the summer of 2017 analyzing and updating curriculum for all grades (K-8) and disciplines.
  • Experience with analyzing data for internal assessments, such as LinkIt!, Northwest Evaluation Association Measures of Academic Progress testing (NWEA MAP), and external assessments, such as PARCC data.
  • Organized and facilitated professional development for the Math Department on how to analyze PARCC data.
  • Developed interview questions for a Math Department opening and sat on the interview panel.
  • Created curriculum for Science when transitioning to Next Generation Science Standards and Pearson Interactive textbook.
  • Numerous professional development hours based in key areas such as Sheltered Instruction, Google Classroom Training, Close Reads, STEAM Design Challenges, Technology to Support Classroom Instruction, and Growth Mindset.
  • Mentored a new staff member in the Science department during the 2018 school year.
  • A member of the Positive Behavior Support in School (PBSIS) committee for several years, in which we created and ran school-wide events that promoted and rewarded positive behavior.
  • Co-director for the Ridgway Stagecrafters Drama Club, consisting of teaching vocals, choreography, acting, and set construction skills for students in grades 5-8.
  • Completed 300 hours. of Administrative Internship under the mentorship of Principal Ron Trampe from January-May 2017.
  • Completed 150 hours of Superintendent Internship under the mentorship of Superintendent Dr. Roy Rakszawski from May-August 2017.
  • Orchestrated planning and preparation for 8th grade graduation trip to Baltimore for the past 5 years.