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Drama Teachers instruct students on various acting techniques and styles. Usual work activities performed by a Drama Teacher are developing lesson plans, teaching courses, helping students create dramatic pieces, leading rehearsals, grading assignments, and monitoring student performance. Those seeking to become Drama Teachers should showcase in their resumes acting expertise, strong interpersonal skills, patience, creativity, the ability to detect and cultivate talent, and organization. The most successful resume samples mention a Bachelor's Degree in theater or performing arts.

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Elementary Teacher/drama Teacher

Enhanced student academic and social growth by using creative activities and teaching strategies

  • Developed age appropriate lesson plans and directed classroom instruction in all subject areas
  • Prepared monthly newsletters to encourage open communication with parents
  • Provided an inviting, exciting, innovative, and challenging learning environment
  • Helped with fundraising ideas such as carnivals, contests and school promotions
  • Planned various field trips and activities
  • Taught children how to create, write, and act in their own plays for school assemblies
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
2

Drama Teacher

Instructed four levels of drama courses and two electives: "Public Speaking" and "Writing for the Stage and Screen"

  • Modified curriculum and created lesson plans to integrate students with special needs and differentiate instruction
  • Oversee and organize Triton Original Play Festival, an adjudicated festival of original high school productions, and established Triton Middle Fest, an adjudicated festival of fifteen minute middle school productions
  • Direct, choreograph, and design yearly afterschool musicals: "Legally Blonde" and "Anything Goes"
  • Lead annual stage combat workshop and fight choreography for fall plays: "MacBeth" and "Tom Jones"
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Dramatic Literature
MA
Theater Education
3

Junior High English/public Speaking/drama Teacher

Taught Grade 8 English aligned to the Washington State Learning Standards

  • Utilized Reader/Writers Workshop and Step Up to Writing models
  • Designed and taught public speaking courses to increase presentation skills to be applied to all curricular areas
  • Coordinated and directed junior high theatre involving approximately 40 students per year.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Educational Leadership
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
Elementary Education
4

Sophomore English/drama Teacher

Taught and planned English literature and writing lessons for three sections of 10th grade students in a summer college preparatory academy designed to prepare students for the upcoming school year.

  • Provided written feedback to students through progress reports.
  • Facilitated a Drama elective that focused on the theatre background, dramatic games, and short performance pieces.
  • Directed a short performance piece featuring student-written monologues for talent and variety show.
  • Provided individual and group instruction to students in the English/Language Arts and History classes.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
English
MA
Teaching Of English
5

Language Arts and Drama Teacher, Renfroe Middle School

Lead student instruction in collaboration with grade level teachers. Assessed students formally and informally. Maintained frequent communication with parents.

  • Created and executed lesson plans in accordance with district's objectives
  • Assisted in design of Drama curriculum to better align local school's objectives with state's objectives
  • Provided tutorial services to students in Georgia Reading Challenge program
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Office Administration
MA
Adult Education
Educational Leadership
6

English, Speech and Drama Teacher

Instructed English 10 and 11 students on the elements, genre and styles of both American and English literature; along with formal essay and research writing techniques, utilizing a proven Cabrini curriculum where approximately 75% of the students pass the Advanced English placement tests.

  • Designed and implemented a Speech Communication Skills class that became mandatory for all students and is still being used today.
  • Created and implemented both a Drama I and Drama II curriculum.
  • Started a drama club that included Stratford Festival field trips, talent shows, and children's productions.
  • Cast, directed, and produced the first major theatrical productions in three years.
  • Increased play audience attendance by over 400% within the first year.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Drama And Theatre For The Young
7

Drama Teacher

Developed and maintained 12 partnerships with local and national organizations, to expose at risk youth to additional learning opportunities and resources.

  • Pioneered school-wide performing and visual arts curriculum majors for [company name] students to accelerate high school and college preparation.
  • Provide logistic support and manage operations for the Cultural Arts Department to ensure effective communication and efficient execution of administrative duties
  • Managed multiple short and long-term projects to increase student and parental involvement in preforming arts and literacy.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BFA
Business Administration Magna
MA
Theatre Arts
8

English Teacher/drama Teacher

  • Created and implemented lessons for a diverse population of learning capabilities.
  • Taught acting theory and techniques for the Introduction to Drama class.
  • Master Teacher that supervised student teachers and provided curriculum guidance and assessment.
  • Sponsor of the Thespian Club for three years that included production supervision of You're a Goodman Charlie Brown and GHCHS Annual Talent Show.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
Radio-television And Film
MS
Education, Teaching Credential
Elementary Teaching Credential
9

Drama Teacher

create lesson plans that emphasize personal expression, stage techniques, and body/movement awareness

  • provided oral and written feedback on student assignments
  • coordinated administrative duties with colleagues, e.g. testing schedules, professional development seminars, etc.
  • chaperoned/supervised extracurricular theater-related experiences at local universities and colleges
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
English Literature
10

Speech/drama Teacher

Taught speech and drama to 6-8th grade students

  • Modeled and taught acting for the stage, T.V. commercials, talk shows, and news casts
  • Modeled and taught techniques for writing and delivering a wide variety of speeches
  • Produced a school documentary involving student crew members
  • Implemented a class of management using lectures and cooperative learning
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Education / Type 3 Teaching Certificate
Special Education

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