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High School Biology Teachers are found in both public and private schools and are in charge of teaching biology. Based on our collection of example resumes, these instructors perform activities like preparing class materials, teaching courses, organizing lab activities, giving assignments, grading tests, and teaching students how to protect the environment. A successful candidate should showcase in his or her resume biology knowledge, enthusiasm, attention to details, instructional skills, and computer competencies. A Bachelor's Degree in Science with focus on education is commonly seen among High School Biology Teachers.

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High School Biology Teacher

Prepared and delivered lectures to students on topics such as morphology, anatomy, physiology, taxonomy and nomenclature, cell biology, and reproduction.

  • Evaluated and graded students' papers, assignments and class-work.
  • Supervised laboratory examinations as an external examiner for other schools.
  • Prepared course materials such as syllabus that included detailed course work, a calendar with due dates for assignments, class works and tests.
  • Prepared progress reports that included the scores and grades of each subject the student earned during each term.
  • Provided after school coaching in subjects like biology, elementary English, math, reading and writing for the neighborhood children.
  • Taught students of ages between 11 and 15 with 45 students in each class.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Clinical Research
MS
Zoology
Zoology
2

High School Biology Teacher

Developed interesting and exciting lessons in Language Arts and Biology for students with mild to moderate dyslexia and language based learning disabilities

  • Educated students during individualized tutorial sessions on essay writing, reading comprehension and fluency, spelling, test taking skills, and organization
  • Composed monthly individualized education plans and bi-yearly reports concerning students' progress
  • Wrote letters to encourage different organizations to offer captivating and low cost field trips
  • Edited fellow teachers' Individualized Education Plans and 10-25 page reports on each student
  • Held weekly afterschool groups for MCAS practice and study skills
  • Mentored adolescents on life and social skills, and post graduate preparation
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Biology
Student Teaching
Teaching Certification
3

High School Biology Teacher

Developed lesson plans based on principles and research in the National Research Council's How People Learn;
emphasized the nature of science to encourage making claims with evidence and scientific inquiry

  • Initiated in-depth animal behavior research project to illustrate the nature of authentic scientific observation in a non- classroom setting
  • Collected data on student misconceptions regarding evolution to better accommodate student learning
  • Served as high school Science Olympiad coach; competed in 2011 Missouri state competition
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Animal Behavior And Evolution
Curriculum And Instruction / Science Education
4

High School Biology Teacher

Challenged and interacted with 9-11 graders in the subject of Honors Biology.

  • Served as co-chair of Odyssey of the Mind Club in support of 9-12 grade science inventors and scholars.
  • Maintained student records and progress reports.
  • Aligned coursework to organizational learning objectives and to individual students' learning needs.
  • Motivated and encouraged students to think broadly and critically.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Biology-pre-medicine / Pre-dentistry
MPA
Public Administration
5

High School Biology Teacher

  • Taught biology, marine science, and physics to tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grade students through student-centered learning and hands on lab activities
  • Frequently assessed students’ strengths and needs, provided appropriate activities to address students’ needs, and generated progress reports
  • Implemented all relevant policies governing student conduct
  • Utilized a variety of student learning modalities in each lesson and used differentiated instruction within those lessons
  • Presented subject matter to students to maximize learning opportunities and provided real-world, application based examples
  • Assisted in the on-going curriculum revision process including the selection of books, equipment, and other instructional material
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BS
Science Education
6

High School Biology Teacher

  • Created and implemented unit plans, including laboratory activities.
  • Motivated student learning by utilizing various instructional strategies, such as inquiry based and cooperative learning.
  • Developed and utilized various assessment tools to better determine student strengths and growth opportunities.
  • Nominated First Year Teacher of the Year for New Britain Public Schools (1999).
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Biology / Secondary Education
7

High School Biology Teacher

Establish and enforce rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among students.

  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Consult with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
  • Confer with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.
  • Launched tutoring program for freshman Biology students in jeopardy of not passing the MCAS exam.
  • Encouraged students to become life-long learners.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
School And Off Drugs
Athletic Training
Natural Science
8

High School Biology Teacher

  • Administered and managed high school level classroom and lab activities pertaining to such things as DNA
  • Made reports, registers, and records called for by the Board, Superintendent, Principal, or parents
  • Designed and maintained a curriculum to ensure a productive learning environment for students
  • Ensured compliance of teaching objectives to state law and administrative regulations
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
HS
Summa
BS
Biological Sciences
9

High School Biology Teacher - Woodstock High School

Designed and implemented lessons that engaged students in a positive and active learning environment

  • Worked as the general education teacher in a team-taught classroom
  • Applied formative and summative assessment strategies to monitor student progress
  • Modified original lesson plans or teaching strategies as needed to assist and encourage all students in achieving high academic standards
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Biology
MS
Education
10

High School Biology Teacher

Integrate multiple teaching methods, instructional strategies, and technology to support student mastery of Biology TEKS

  • Embedded instruction on critical reading and thinking skills to improve test taking skills for greater success in school, on state mandated tests and beyond high school
  • Embedded hands on laboratory instruction into weekly lessons to deepen student involvement
  • Sponsored student lead STEP club to increase student investment in school
  • Increased positive communication with students and parents by maintaining website with content data, class calendar, and electronic copies of assignments given in class for make up or lost work
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Communication
MA
Stem Education - Engineering
Biology Teacher

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