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Kindergarten Teachers work with children aged 5 and 6 and teach them reading, math, art and science. Everyday activities performed by these professionals include developing lesson plans, tracking student performance, reporting to parents, enforcing classroom rules, grading tests, and supervising students in classroom and on the playground. Main job skills and requirements listed on a Kindergarten example resume are instruction, communication, patience, creativity, writing, and interpersonal skills. Employers select resumes making display of a Bachelor's Degree in education.

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Kindergarten Teacher

Developed lesson plans using creative instructional techniques geared towards the Common Core curriculum

  • Delivered lessons in a manner conducive to students ages 5 and 6 years of age with various types of learning styles and behaviors
  • Differentiated learning for students through the use of scaffolding, varying center activities, and one on one teacher led small groups
  • Set standards for group and individual assessments using benchmarks provided by the state
  • Set standards, goals, and expectations with behavioral systems through the use of rewards and consequences to maintain classroom management
  • Communicated with parents via phone, email, written notes, and school conferences regarding any concerns, grades, behaviors, and special classroom activities
  • Significantly improved classroom participation, student self-awareness, expectations, and capabilities through exposure to rigorous, high level lessons as well as basic foundational lessons such as phonetics, counting, shapes, reading sight words, and writing while using creative means of making academic connections
  • Made great strides in preparing students for 1st grade and their academic careers
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
MS
Marriage And Family Therapy
22

Kindergarten Teacher

Utilized the practices of Responsive Classroom

  • Conducted daily Morning Meeting consisting of a Greeting, Share, Activity, and News and Announcements
  • Facilitated Guided Reading, Writer's Workshop, Reader's Workshop and Balanced Literacy
  • Implemented Everyday Mathematics Curriculum
  • Created engaging lessons while including adaptations for students with special
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Family And Child Studies
MA
Educational Practice
23

Kindergarten Teacher

Developed and implemented daily and unit lesson plans for Kindergarten, admin- istered tests and evaluations, and analyzed student performance.

  • Conducted group/individual reading, math and science activities.
  • Fostered a classroom environment conducive to learning and promoting excellent
  • Participated in faculty and parent conferences.
  • Fostered a classroom environment conducive to learning and promoting excellent
  • Conducted parent conferences.
  • Volunteered for numerous after school activities.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Lutheran Elementary Education
MA
Educational Design And Technology
24

Kindergarten Teacher

Differentiated instruction to accommodate the varied academic, psychological and social needs of students within the class.

  • Engaged students in the learning process through the use of a variety of teaching techniques.
  • Implemented classroom management plan to enforce positive behavior.
  • Facilitated parent teacher communications through conferences, meetings, phone calls and newsletters.
  • Monitored students' progress through formal and informal assessments.
  • Collaborated with co-workers and administration to identify strategies to address students with challenges (e.g., behavioral, low academic performance).
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Business Education
Elementary Education K
25

Kindergarten Teacher

Improved phonemic awareness and word recognition

  • 95% of children read and spelled all kindergarten sight words by April
  • Improved decoding and comprehension skills through guided reading with leveled books
  • Increased stamina for reading and working independently
  • Increased mathematical number sense: addition, subtraction, sorting and grouping, graphing, patterns, and telling time to the hour and half hour, All children counted past 130; skip counting by 2's, 5's, 10's.
  • Assessed individual reading progress: running records, comprehension checks, journals, teacher observation
  • Set individual and whole class goals with students
  • Promoted parent involvement through class parties, guest read aloud, newsletters, conferences, progress reports
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Elementary Education And Anthropology
MA
Special Education
26

Kindergarten Teacher

Managed and taught diverse classroom of 16 kindergarten students

  • Collaborated with special education teachers to differentiate work for students with special needs
  • Assessed and compiled data regarding student learning and growth throughout the year
  • Implemented various teacher/parent/student activities throughout the school year
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
Elementary / Special Education
27

Pre-kindergarten Teacher

Designed developmentally age-appropriate activities to strengthen cooperative learning and play

  • Developed hands-on, exploratory lessons using manipulative materials, sensory objects, and audio/visual resources
  • Investigated and implemented strategies for behavior management and encouraged student autonomy toward positive decision making
  • Provided daily communication to parents on student improvement and behavior, communicated curriculum themes and units through monthly newsletters, and held parent-teacher conferences following bi-yearly student assessment/evaluation forms
  • Introduced a variety of poetry, nursery rhyme, and other literary works throughout curriculum themes to foster interest in language, reading, and literature
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Elementary Education & American Studies
MA
Early Childhood Education
28

Preschool/kindergarten Teacher's Assistant/intern

Assisted teachers in daily activities

  • Ensured safety of children during playtime
  • Assisted in organization and cleanup of classrooms
  • Took in conjunction with college child development course
  • Provided support for children and fostered their sense of self-reliance by encouragement of problem solving through playtime, art and social interactions with other children
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
29

Pre - Kindergarten Teacher

Established relationships with students and families from a wide range of cultural backgrounds.

  • Created a trusting atmosphere through sensitivity to students' strengths, weaknesses, and personal learning styles.
  • Engaged students through humor and activities designed for maximum interactions.
  • Developed curriculum that was appropriate to students learning abilities and reflected their needs and interest.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
30

Kindergarten Teacher

A highly qualified and caring educator who maintained a safe, nurturing environment for children and families. Planned, structured and implemented educational activities for the children in the classroom based upon the program curriculum and the school's philosophy.

  • Provided explicit systematic instruction. Developed consistent comprehension through strategies and skills based on the Houghton Mifflin concepts of learning. Mentored under a Master teacher with 30
  • Executed the success of learning through the development of oral language, phonetic awareness, letter
  • Developed a system to competently diagnose, inform and document each student's individual progress.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology And Multi-disciplinary
MA
Special Education And Rehabilitation For The Visually Impaired

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