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Arts Teachers work in various educational institutions and are responsible for providing instruction to students and encouraging them to create their own art. Eligible resumes in the field mention duties such as preparing lesson plans, teaching multiple art mediums, presenting principles of art and art history, providing feedback to students, and grading assignments. Essential job skills seen on an Arts Teacher resume sample include instruction skills, creativity, presentation abilities, being able to cultivate talent, and organization. Most Arts Teachers hold at least a Bachelor’s Degree in fine arts.

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1

Visual Arts Teacher

Designed and presented exciting lessons that actively engaged learners through the use of a wide array of artistic mediums. Provided students with opportunities to reach their fullest potential through creative expression and cognitive strategies. Proven ability to maintain a well disciplined and highly motivated classroom.

  • Developed an innovative art program with strong interdisciplinary connections, which integrated all subject areas and numerous diverse cultures.
  • Successfully achieved student participation by utilizing creativity and incorporating "real life" connection to gain and maintain interest and encourage self-expression.
  • Initiated and after-school Art/Mural Club to provide students with additional opportunities to further their artistic capabilities and discover new mediums.
  • Prompted student motivation and effective listening skills through the implementation of positive reinforcement and rewards.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BFA
Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential
2

7th Grade English Language Arts Teacher

Utilized assessment data, multi-modal teaching strategies, strong management skills and collaborative instruction to increase achievement for all students in English Language Arts

  • Spur achievement for students of concern through after school tutoring
  • Facilitated, led and created parent workshops in English and Spanish to increase academic achievement at home
  • As team leader, mentored novice teachers regarding classroom management, content area teaching strategies and best pedagogical practices
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
English
3

7th Grade Language Arts Teacher

  • Built collaborative and team-based environment in classroom to ensure shared progress for students with diverse backgrounds and learning needs.
  • Incorporated numerous approaches to deliver and assess content in varied and meaningful ways; including using Smartnotebook and other digital resources.
  • Interpreted relevant data to use as achievement tools and ensured that appropriate interventions were in place for underachieving students.
  • Identified and sorted students into small, similarly skilled groups using both qualitative and quantitative data
  • Designed, implemented and evaluated instructional programs and high quality resources for many students.
  • Solid team building skills developed by working as a team supporting school teachers in spreading and sharing good practices and engaging in the review processes together with the school management.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
4

Language Arts Teacher

  • Created and implemented curriculum for 7th grade reading course, including a heavy focus on technology integration
  • Presented multiple seminars for peer teachers focusing on how to better teach reading in content area classrooms.
  • Collaboratively worked with a team of peer teachers to continuously align curriculum and develop interdisciplinary units
  • Mentored new teachers
  • Contributed to extra-curricular school activities, including Drama Club, band, and after-school tutoring programs.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BS
Education
MS
Teaching
Education
5

Middle School Reading and Language Arts Teacher 6th- 8th Grade

Provided consulting, assessed long term needs and offered services as member of the Steering Committee for school's first accreditation

  • Coordinated, developed, and produced the school's Yearbook with outside vendor
  • Editor-in-Chief of school's newsletter.
  • Writing Competition coordinator.
  • Mentor for new hires and coached staff, as well as students, with communication skills and subject knowledge
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
English
English
6

Language Arts Teacher

  • Increased test scores on Reading MCAs from 5% of students meeting or exceeding standards in 2008 to 38% of students meeting or exceeding standards in 2009.
  • Facilitated comprehension groups for high-achieving students.
  • Obtained $450 worth of books for the classroom via a grant from Donors Choose.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Elective Studies
MA
Teaching
Student
7

Language Arts Teacher, Grades 7 & 8

  • Developed and delivered targeted instruction for an academically and culturally diverse team of 120 students per year in a high-performing suburban school district.
  • Provided orientation for students regarding social and performance expectations in accordance with State and district-wide priorities and standards.
  • Monitored student performance and created and managed systems for tracking large amounts of student data.
  • Planned and participated in team-building activities and events to build strong interpersonal relationships between students, teachers and colleagues.
  • Served as a mentor in new employee orientation and mentorship program to support the success of new staff.
  • Provided guidance to teachers making the transition from high school to middle school levels including orientation, conflict resolution and team-building.
  • Engaged in proactive professional development opportunities to develop best practices, improve performance and share new ideas and methodologies with colleagues.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
MA
Secondary Education 40 Gpa
8

Sixth Grade Language Arts Teacher

  • Taught three classes with 25-30 students - 2 honors and 1 standard
  • Ensured student learning through engaging and enriching activities
  • Managed classroom behavior and safety
  • Collaborated with a team to build curriculum and lesson plans that correspond with NC State Standards
  • Communicated positive and negative feedback to parents
  • Interpreted English-Spanish interactions and conferences for teachers, administration, parents, students, and other staff
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
English
MA
English
Study Abroad
9

Sixth Grade English Language Arts Teacher

Taught sixth grade reading, language arts, and writing

  • Established positive, successful learning environment
  • Provided students and their parents with timely feedback
  • Established rapport with parents from diverse backgrounds
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Communication Arts
MA
Marriage And Family Therapy
Middle Grades
10

English/language Arts Teacher

Instruction is provided on a daily basis using classroom strategies that engage students and assist them in meeting specific learning goals.

  • Established attainable educational goals for culturally diverse students to promote personal and educational growth.
  • Provided ESOL instruction for students needing to learn the English language on a basic and intermediate level.
  • Knowledgeable of Marzano's classroom strategies.
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Institutional Marketing And Student Enrollment
C
Teaching Adults English As A Second Language
BA
English / Creative Writing

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