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Elementary School Teachers instruct students aged from 5 to 12 and oversee their social and emotional development. Usual duties described on a well-written resume sample are preparing lesson plans, assigning papers, grading tests, implementing instructional programs, organizing activities, and reporting to parents. Key skills needed to work as an Elementary School Teacher are coaching, patience, communication, enthusiasm, and the ability to motivate and discipline children. Those seeking to secure this type of position should be able to highlight a Bachelor's Degree with emphasis on teaching concepts.

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Elementary School Teacher - Grade 5 Math & Science

Redesigned fifth grade math curriculum to meet the needs of students entering below grade level while ensuring that students mastered fifth grade state benchmarks.

  • Created and implemented data tracking system for fifth grade math and science standards based on state benchmarks and unit assessments throughout the school-year to ensure all students achieved 80% mastery of all content standards.
  • Produced action plans and weekly reports to increase parental involvement by developing measurable goals to raise the number of parents who engage themselves in their child's academic and social progress.
  • Mentored new teacher transitioning to general education setting from ESE classroom.
  • Selected as school representative to facilitate transition to fifth grade common core math standards.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
American Studies
MS
Teaching
2

Elementary School Teacher

First year of teaching in sixth grade at a Title I, economically disadvantaged school for at-risk students.

  • Recognized for strong communication abilities and implementing behavior and incentive motivational tools that encouraged learning.
  • Implemented engaging lessons in all subjects and provided extra help and assisted students with homework before and after school.
  • Interacted with parents, teachers and administrators, establishing an open oral and written communication.
  • Designed a guided reading literacy approach that aligned with Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills.
  • Utilized Boys Town and Assertive discipline to increase/decrease behavior and adjusted curriculum to meet IEPs.
  • Appointed as assistant chess coach to encourage extracurricular activities in an elementary school.
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Early Childhood Education
MS
Teaching And Learning Online
3

Elementary School Teacher

Conducted instruction in Kindergarten and 4th grade classrooms while providing students with an engaging, effective, and supporting environment.

  • Designed and integrated technology into lessons according to curriculum guidelines and student needs.
  • Teacher of the Month in April 2012; Responsible for classroom management, preparation, delivering curriculum content, and assessment.
  • Established daily routines to maximize learning time; Communicated high expectations to all students.
  • Provided individual accommodations to a diverse student body.
  • Utilized formative and summative assessment data to drive daily instruction; created formative assessments based on benchmark standards; proven high student achievement.
  • Encouraged family involvement through the use of weekly newsletters, volunteers, and class events.
  • Active participant in School Events (Raised over $600 by hosting Osteen's 2011 Bowl-a-Thon)
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BS
Elementary Education
MA
Educational Leadership
4

Elementary School Teacher

Implemented Positive Behavioral Intervention Support (PBIS) behavior management system

  • Monitored and evaluated student performance and progress to inform instruction
  • Created units on Animal Adaptations, Forces & Motion, and Native Americans
  • Administered DRA2, Aimsweb and district testing
  • Developed differentiated plans to meet the needs of special education, ELL and gifted students
  • Encouraged creative writing through poetry unit and in-class writing contests
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Human Development And Family Studies
MS
Education
5

Elementary School Teacher

Assume complete responsibility of 45 students, managing their behavior and their educational goals. Also analyze data, build and manage relationships between parents and students, manage all facets of a working classroom, plan and create lessons based on each individual student's educational needs.

  • Shown student growth annually.
  • Students achieved higher than district average on the Curriculum Guidance Assessment for Reading.
  • Recognized for developing and maintaining excellent student and parent relationships.
  • Exceeded expectations for seeking outside sources to help develop teaching skills
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Business Management
MBA
Business Administration
6

Elementary School Teacher

Provided instruction in Kindergarten and 4th grade classrooms.

  • Designed and integrated technology into lessons according to curriculum guidelines and student needs.
  • Teacher of the Month in April 2012; Responsible for classroom management, preparation, delivering curriculum content, and assessment.
  • Provided individual accommodations to a diverse student body.
  • Utilized formative and summative assessment data to drive daily instruction; created formative assessments based on benchmark standards.
  • Encouraged family involvement through the use of weekly newsletters, volunteers, and class events.
  • Active participant in School Events (Raised over $600 by hosting Osteens 2011 Bowl-a-Thon)
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
MA
Reading Education Program
MA
Educational Leadership
7

Elementary School Teacher

Introduced Italian for beginners, taught English, reading, writing, history, geography, social studies and physical education utilizing course of study adopted by the board of education and other appropriate learning activities

  • Developed lesson plans and instructional material and provided individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student
  • Used a variety of instruction strategies such as inquiry, group discussion and lecture
  • Established and maintained standard of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom
  • Evaluated students academic and social growth, kept appropriate records and prepared progress reports
  • Communicated with parents through conferences and other means to discuss students progress and interpret the school program
  • Identified student needs and cooperated with other professional staff members in assessing and helped students to solve attitude and learning problems
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
8

Elementary School Teacher

Instructed students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.

  • Established clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicated those objectives to students.
  • Assigned and graded class work and homework.
  • Prepared, administered, and graded tests and assignments in order to evaluate students' progress.
  • Participated in and conducted parent teacher conferences, advising parents on child's progress and how best to reinforce education.
  • Tutored students and parents privately in English as a second language.
  • Developed relationships with parents in order to effectively educate students as a team.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
C
Education
9

Elementary School Teacher

Taught fifth and second graders, ensuring that students are afforded the best learning opportunity and are learning to the best of their abilities.

  • Prepared lesson plans and implemented the same
  • Took charge of classroom of between 24 and 28 students, ensuring student strengths and weaknesses were identified and reinforcing positive experiences while conducting remedial measures, as appropriate
  • Worked with team to develop short- and long-range curriculum plans, and school improvement plans
  • Maintained continuous and open communications with parents and school administration, addressing student issues as appropriate
  • Took charge of administrative duties for summer learning program
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BBA
Management Information Systems
MA
Teaching
10

Elementary School Teacher

Full Time teacher collaboratively working on grade level teams

  • Lead Teacher - Organized and conducted in an after school program for at-risk students
  • Designed and implemented grade level schedules, curriculum plans, and assessments
  • Analyzed data of student assessments to guide new instruction
  • Facilitated small group and large group instruction focusing on reading and math for state-wide testing
  • Proficient in: Microsoft Office 2012 applications and SmartBoard Technology
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Elementary Education
Special Education

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