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Biology Teachers may work in both public and private schools and are responsible for teaching biology. Based on the best-written resume samples, the most common duties of a Biology Teacher are preparing class materials, grading examinations, overseeing student behavior, and implementing school policies. Those seeking to work in this area should showcase in their resumes teaching skills, patience, the ability to supervise and discipline students, enthusiasm, and computer competencies. Biology Teachers hold at least a Bachelor's Degree of Science with an emphasis on education.

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Pre-ap Biology Teacher

Assigned to teach Pre-AP Biology in the STEM Academy of Berkner High School. Students in this course were 10th grade and second year STEM students.

  • Top 3% of passing 2011 TAKS test scores in District. Top 5% for 2010.
  • Passing rate of courses 98% for 2011; 95% for 2010.
  • Devised curriculum aides for standard district curriculum through Project-based Learning. These aides reinforced student learning and raised standardized test scores throughout the school year.
  • Created standard learning outcomes for STEM Biology course to reflect STEM philosophy of Pre-AP level outcomes.
  • Designed and operated critical thinking Problem-solving Seminar for Biology students to aid them in their efforts to resolve biological problems they faced in class.
  • UIL Science Coach for 2010-2011. Prepared students for the competition through tutoring and prep sessions in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MS
Science Education / Biology
MS
Global Terrorism & Criminology
Teaching
2

Classroom Biology Teacher

Taught 6 sections of regular and honors biology, approximately 200 students

  • Designed original student centered curriculum with corresponding lectures and lab activities which aligned with the Minnesota State Science Standards
  • Prepared students for the MCA III Science Test, increasing test scores by 30% from 2011 to 2012
  • Actively participated on a team of biology teachers to create common formative assessments and cooperative learning opportunities
  • Adapted and updated curriculum to keep content relevant for students
  • Created student-centered learning targets, serving to guide lesson and assessments objectives
  • Supervised extracurricular activities including the [company name] chapter of High Schools Against Cancer, helping to raise $1,800 for the American Cancer Society
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biology
3

Biology Teacher

Teach 9th grade Biology classes in a Title One school, with 75% of students being Hispanic and economically disadvantaged. Develop and implement lesson plans in accordance with school curriculum and state standards. Tailor lessons to accommodate multiple intelligences and facilitate all learning styles. Monitor and analyze student achievement through weekly assessment data, revising lessons and providing individualized support as necessary. Participate in daily department and learning community meetings to discuss student achievement and lesson alignment. Collaborate with colleagues to share best practices and refine teaching techniques. Perform regular administrative duties such as grade/record keeping, daily attendance, and parent conferences. Maintain regular communication with parents to keep them informed of their child's academic progress and to resolve lingering issues.

  • Integrated various forms of technology on a constant basis to improve students 'comprehension of various concepts.
  • Incorporated hands-on activities and various strategies to instil a love for biology in students, and help significantly enhance their comprehension skills.
  • Utilized interventions including tutorials, student academic and/or behavior contracts, instructional accommodations, and learning community support to ensure struggling students succeeded.
  • Presented a positive discipline plan that promoted student responsibility, problem-solving skills, and student accountability to considerably decrease the number of classroom discipline referrals.
  • Created skill-based assessments used by the entire Science department to assess student mastery on required skills of focus, resulting in increased student success.
  • Member of a professional learning community, which focused on interdisciplinary lesson collaboration to increase student achievement
  • Elected as Faculty Advisory Committee representative by peers for the 2009-2010 school year.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Biology W / Chemistry
4

Biology Teacher

Looping Teacher

  • Delivered scheduled lectures for different standards
  • Prepared the ready reference notes for the purpose of students' exams and future usage
  • Recorded progress of each student by conducting periodic assessment tests increasing stable behaviors in the classroom
  • Implemented student discipline measures, decreasing classroom disruptions by 80%.
  • Gathered voluminous information regarding the major innovations in biology
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Health Science
MS
Master of Science
5

Biology Teacher

Wrote and implemented lesson plans for 9th grade students. Incorporate exciting and engaging activities that reinforce student's participation and hands-on learning. Set clear guidelines and high expectations to encourage students to succeed and do their best.

  • Consistently recognized on both oral and written evaluations as exceed expectations" in relations to orderliness, timeliness, patience and ability to communicate effectively with students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
  • Received special invitation from Director to escort student to Belize
  • Spearheaded and promoted a visit to Belize Embassy for a briefing to foster the Multicultural Enrichment Program. Designed curricula to provide students with the background knowledge of the county of Belize.
  • Lead professional development workshop for teachers based on information gained at National Society of Chemistry training.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Biology
MA
Science Education
Education
6

Biology Teacher

Developed and implemented daily lesson plans for five junior-level Chemistry courses and one sophomore-level Biology course.

  • Fostered a classroom environment conducive to learning and promoting excellent student/teacher interaction.
  • Developed excellent rapport with students.
  • Administered tests and evaluations, analysis of student performance.
  • Conducted weekly group and one-on-one labs/activities.
  • Taught general education students as well as those with special needs within a mainstreamed, inclusive classroom.
  • Established positive relationships with students, parents, fellow teachers, as well as administrators/staff.
  • Performed daily duties such as tutoring, hall monitoring, fostering staff collegiality, and student outreach programs
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
month
at this job
7

Chemistry and Biology Teacher

Educated international student body population in chemistry, biology, environmental science, and anatomy and physiology.

  • Served as a student advisor to over ten cadets.
  • Created and implemented a new science curriculum in chemistry and environmental science.
  • Redesigned the chemistry, biology, and physics lab to meet OSHA operating guidelines while keeping the cost under budget.
  • Instructed and mentored student teachers from St. Joseph's University and Cabrini College.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Advanced Chemistry Instruction
BS
Geology & Astronomy
MS
Chemistry
8

Biology Teacher

Designed and implemented highly effective lesson plans that appeal to the diverse learner

  • Analyzed complex scientific material and presented material in a clear, concise manner to a diversity of learners
  • Analyzed student work and developed scholastic achievement plans based on student performance
  • Communicated with students and parents in order to foster positive relationships
  • Aided and inspired coworkers to implement engaging, inspiring lessons
  • Sponsored Bullying Be Gone Club
  • Collaborated with school science department and other science professionals to develop dynamic lesson plans and assessments
  • Managed and maintained order of students
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Teaching
9

High School Chemistry and Biology Teacher

Cultivated a classroom environment that was welcoming, encouraging, and dedicated to giving every student the opportunity for success.

  • Developed and executed daily lesson plans to engage and challenge student understanding and involvement, including international students (ESL) and students with specialized educational needs.
  • Implemented a clean, organized, and safe laboratory environment.
  • Engaged in peer collaboration and instruction during staff development opportunities as well as peer observation of classroom strategies and assessment.
  • Advised and mentored student council leaders: helped facilitate meetings, organize socials and execute fundraisers.
  • Worked with students, guardians, and administrators to manage conflict and work through corrective plans.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Marine Biology
10

Biology Teacher

Teacher for Biology, Ecology, and AP Environmental Science courses

  • Prepared students for the AP Environmental Science Exam
  • Provided group and individual instruction to motivate students
  • Planned, developed, and utilized a variety of instructional materials and aids appropriate to the instructional level of the pupils
  • Completed 2010 summer workshop conducted by Oxford Institute for Environmental Education in Oxford, Georgia
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Botany
MS
Botany
MA
Master of Arts

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