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Elementary Teachers educate and supervise students in elementary schools. These professionals are responsible for the academic and social progress of children aged from 5 to 12. The most successful resume samples highlight work activities like preparing lesson plans, organizing classroom activities, assigning papers, monitoring student performance, explaining abstract concepts, answering to inquiries, and reporting to parents. Based on our collection of resume examples, Elementary Teachers should demonstrate coaching skills, patience, observation spirit, and the ability to discipline and motivate students. A Bachelor's Degree with emphasis on teaching concepts is usually required.

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Elementary Teacher

Planned and managed diverse class projects, field trips, as well as other experiential activities, and successfully guided students in learning from those activities.

  • Prepared unit and lesson plans for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines and common core standards.
  • Trained four student teachers in the preparation and implementation of classroom lessons and instructed them on classroom management.
  • Prepared, administered, and graded tests and assignments facilitating evaluation of students' progress and provided feedback.
  • Instructed students individually and in groups, utilizing various teaching methods.
  • Conferred with parents, guardians, teachers, counselors, and administrators in order to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
BS
Nursing
BA
Criminal Justice
2

Elementary Teacher

Developed and implemented daily lesson plans for 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades, administered tests and evaluations, and analyzed student performance in math, reading, spelling, handwriting, creative writing, phonics, language arts, science, history, and Bible.

  • Conducted group and individual activities to further enhance learning.
  • Cultivated a classroom environment conducive to learning and growing, both academically and characteristically.
  • Promoted positive and encouraging student to teacher interaction.
  • Actively engaged in faculty and teacher conferences.
  • Composed and oversaw the sale of the school's yearbook.
  • Coordinated multiple fundraising events and school-wide activities.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Science
3

Upper Elementary Teacher

Researched, planned, and implemented daily lesson plans for students in grades 2, 3, and 5

  • Instructed students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as whole group lectures, small group instruction, discussions, hands-on activities, and individual skill work
  • Responsible for teaching all subjects including Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, The Arts, and Technology
  • Observed and assessed students' performance, behavior, social development, and physical health
  • Wrote Education Plans for each student to ensure their academic needs and goals were being met
  • Provided daily communication with parents to keep them informed of their child's performance and educational progress
  • Implemented multiple methods to improve student's educational success
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Business Management
4

Elementary Teacher

Worked with student's IEP and school curriculum to develop lessons as indicated by state standards

  • Adapted and modified lessons to meet student's academic needs
  • Worked in a team-supported learning environment
  • Collaborated with school administration, educational staff and peers to develop professional growth
  • Maintained communication and professionalism to support student learning
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AAS
Child Development
BA
Elementary Education
MA
Master of Arts
5

Elementary Teacher

Used effective classroom management skills to teach 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade students' skills to develop a strong academic foundation.

  • Integrated a variety of educational programs such as International Baccalaureate curriculum, 4 blocks 6 + 1 Traits of Writing, Saxon Math program, and Daily Math Review.
  • Created an open door for parent/teacher conferences from 6:30 A.M. to 8:00 A.M. daily to accommodate the schedule of my students' parents
  • Demonstrated to students that their learning is important and their work is valuable. The students received feedback with emphasis on learning from their mistakes to establish a solid foundation so that progress can be made.
  • Displayed a positive attitude in sharing learning activities and investigated what colleagues were implementing in their learning environment.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
28
years
at this job
BS
Elementary
MS
Special Education
6

Upper Elementary Teacher

Planned and implemented individual and group lessons, tailoring curriculum to individual students' needs

  • Maintained learning environment, and practiced effective classroom management techniques
  • Prepared report cards and conducted parent-teacher conferences
  • Attended relevant meetings for professional enhancement, including team meetings with other teachers and parent meetings, to discuss strategies for helping individual students
  • Ensured that the environment and procedures were in compliance with health and fire code, and state rules and regulations
  • Planned, advertised, and executed a weekly after-school art class for students, grades 1-8
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Liberal Studies
7

Elementary Teacher

Utilized MS Office skills to design new method of tracking student progress

  • Constructed PowerPoint presentations as teaching aids
  • Worked with parents, students, and school administrators to develop improvement strategies for underperforming students
  • Established and maintained extensive filing system of all correspondence with parents and students
  • Scheduled meetings with faculty and school administrators
  • Coordinated and collaborated with other colleagues on projects
  • Transmitted concepts and educational processes for up to 35 students at a time
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
BA
Education
8

Elementary Teacher

Utilized standards-based instruction to fully understand each individual child.

  • Created unique curriculums to meet each child's needs.
  • Established a good rapport with parents and students which created mutual respect and accountability in the classroom.
  • Encouraged a sense of curiosity and thorough understanding of varied subjects.
  • Integrated technology that encompassed math, reading, writing, social studies, and science.
  • Managed the classroom in a respectful, orderly fashion.
  • Created routines and expectations which taught time management, organizational skills, and responsibility at an early age.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
25
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
9

Trainee Teacher/kindergarten Teacher/elementary Teacher

Instructed students individually and in groups, adapting teaching methods to meet students' varying needs and interests.

  • Taught basic skills such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills.
  • Observed and evaluated children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
  • Established and enforced rules for behavior, and policies and procedures to maintain order among students.
  • Provided a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate, and use, both in learning activities and in imaginative play.
  • Identified children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems, and discussed them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
10

Elementary Teacher

Developed and implemented daily lesson plans for 4th grade, administered tests, and analyzed student performance.

  • Motivated students through enthusiastic teaching and creative lessons using manipulatives.
  • Conducted parent conferences
  • Collaborated with teachers to enhance our curriculum that was conducive to student achievement
  • Incorporated a variety of interactive and computer based assessments and instruction
  • Used creative teaching strategies to engage children in ethical thinking and conflict resolution.
  • Developed and implemented lesson plans.
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate those objectives to students.
  • Planned and conducted activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BS
Elementary Education
MA
Educational Technology

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