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Art Teachers are employed by various education institutions and are in charge with instructing students on art principles, theory, and practical skills. Typical resume samples for Art Teachers highlight duties such as ordering art resources, showing students how to use materials and techniques, encouraging students to create art work, evaluating class activity, and organizing student exhibitions. Employers select resumes showcasing artistic talent, strong communication skills, organization, teaching abilities, and patience. A degree in Fine Arts is usually required.

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Fine Art Teacher

Curriculum development and fine art instructor for K-8 in core areas such as drawing, painting, ceramics, 3d design, 2d design, commercial design, print making, aesthetics, art history, art appreciation.

  • Designed and Instructed music appreciation program grades K-6.
  • Coordinated school-wide special events, community outreach programs, sponsored chapter of the National Art Honor Society.
  • Coordinated annual student art exhibition at the Phoenix Art Museum.
  • Participated and won awards in annual Phoenix Earth Day science and art programs.
  • Grant received from National Art Education Association for program entitled: Kinetic Sculpture: A Junior High School Study of Physics and Sculpture.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Certificate
BFA
Media Arts
Educational Leadership
2

Pre-k-12th Art Teacher

Developed and implemented daily and unit lesson plans for 9th-12ths grades, administered tests and other evaluations, as well as examined student performance.

  • Adapted those same lesson plans and executed them for grades pre-K through 8th grades.
  • Conducted group activities.
  • Fostered a classroom environment conducive to learning and promoting excellent student/teacher interaction.
  • Participated in faculty and parent conferences.
  • Coordinated and supervised field trips.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Education-cum
3

ART TEACHER, FACILITATOR, COORDINATOR

Art Specialist Teacher providing in-depth instructional experiences focusing on creativity and design.

  • Proven professional track record of empowering students and teachers with programs to win awards in art exhibitions, contests, and partnerships throughout the community
  • Provided expert art instruction defining art standards and objectives
  • Organized and implemented effective strategies and monitored student achievement in enrichment program
  • Facilitated [company name] Arts Education Conference Workshops for teachers (2013, 2011, 2009)
  • Acclaimed "Textile Design Specialist" for [company name]. Student
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
4

Visual Art Teacher

Students utilized problem solving skills, creative and critical thinking to complete artwork

  • Incorporated cross context curriculum into lessons
  • Coordinated a consignment lesson with staff
  • Encouraged students to participate in Doodle for Google, Jefferson County Fair, District Art Show, and variety of other artist opportunities
  • Students incorporated writing to reflect on their art and the process through artist statements
  • Collaborated with the French teacher on a field trip to the Denver Art Museum
  • Created and developed two dimensional and three dimensional lesson plans in 7 and 8th
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Art K
MA
Leadership And Management
5

Art Teacher

Design and present exciting lessons (painting, drawing, computer art, digital media, stop animation, Gifted/Talented) that actively engages learners while educating on proper artistic methodologies and various technical aspects. Provide students with the opportunity to reach their fullest potential through creative expression and a broad range of historical and production experiences.

  • Developed and implemented various thematic lesson plans utilizing age-appropriate material and focusing on relevant topics
  • Prompted student motivation and peer participation through the implementation of positive reinforcement and “Mona Buck” rewards.
  • Positively impacted lessons by using smart board, computers, video clips, video cameras, games, and music
  • Directed planning and supervision of student contests and arranging of art exhibits.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
BA
Art
MA
Instructional Technology
6

Art Teacher

Teach kindergarten through sixth grade in a rural, low-income school where 99% of students eat free or reduced price lunch

  • Service 535 students seeing each student once per week for forty-five minutes
  • Create rigorous curriculum that emphasized art creation, critical thinking, and self-expression aligned to state learning standards
  • Asses and track student progress: 86% of students master teacher-created summative and 90% of students achieved two years of growth on cognitive drawing rubric
  • Certified Teacher (Arkansas) Art, K-12
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Studio Art
7

Art Teacher

Grades 7-12

  • Produced Graphic works and photographs for the School district
  • Created tutorials, designed lessons and taught Multi-media
  • Collaborated as a team member of the Technology Committee, Blended Learning
  • Planned, organized, wrote step by step instructions, presented and taught lessons
  • Organized, advertised, collaborated and ran city wide art shows and events for the school district such as homecoming, winter break out, and staff appreciation
  • Budgeted, managed, purchased and inventoried supplies for two art departments
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Graphic Communication
BA
Fine Art
8

Art Teacher

Instructed pupils in art, such as painting, sketching, designing, and sculpturing.

  • Prepared lesson plans and established course goals.
  • Selected books and art supplies for courses.
  • Demonstrated method and procedure to pupils.
  • Observed and evaluated pupils' work to determine student progress or to make suggestions for improvement.
  • Inspired students and assisted them in developing their creativity and self-expression through various art forms and media.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
9

Art Teacher

Instructed camp creativity classes 2011-2012, taught weekend classes 2010-2012

  • Taught classes on a variety of topics including painting, collage, color theory, art instillation, earthworks, basic drawing, portraiture and figure drawing. Organized classes and wrote original lesson plans for implementation
  • Instructed children ranging in age from five to sixteen.
  • Assisted with set up and labeling for weekly art show at Corcoran.
  • Introduced topical lessons on past and contemporary art and artists including collage boxes by Joseph Cornell, Peruvian pre-Columbian metallurgy, Native American Art of the Pacific Northwest, Roman Mosaics and tessellations by MC Ecsher
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Education
MA
Master of Arts
Visual Arts
10

Tenured Art Teacher

The UFT SCS is in the process of becoming a 6-12 school. It is currently in its 5th year.

  • Created, planned and implemented data-driven interdisciplinary art curriculum and lessons for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade regular education and CTT classes.
  • Served as the Specials and Arts Department Head. As such, represented Art, PE and Foreign Language on the School Leadership Team.
  • C0-created, implemented, and monitored school wide 6th - 8th grade advisory goals and curriculum. Including specific academic, community service learning, social and life skills lessons.
  • Acted as advisor for 12-15 at-risk students each school year.
  • Intrinsically involved in the following committees: HS Planning, Curriculum and Instruction, Parent Involvement and Engagement, and Community Service Learning.
  • Headed School Beautification Project including creation of 5 4ft x 6ft "mural" paintings.
  • Managed art department budget for supplies. Used household, discounted, and recycled items whenever possible.
  • Organized educational field trips.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Art Education
MA
Clinical Art Therapy

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