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Social Science Teachers are employed by secondary schools and instruct students on areas such as history, current events, economics, geography and politics. Typical resume examples for this job mention duties like planning lessons, assigning homework, grading tests, organizing classroom activities, and recommending public library resources. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate teaching aptitudes, communication, supervisory skills, and the ability to motivate students. Most candidates for the job hold a Bachelor's Degree in social studies.

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Social Science Teacher

10th grade World History and 12th grade Economics

  • Developed interesting and rigorous lesson plans based on state adopted standards and Common Core standards to meet academic and social needs of students.
  • Used a variety of instructional strategies to encourage student critical/analytical thinking and discussion.
  • Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among a class of 30-45 students.
  • Designed and implemented formative and summative assessments to measure student understanding and progress toward state adopted standards.
  • Professional Development training in Common Core content literacy
  • Creation of curriculum and assessments with a focus on literacy
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BA
Anthropology
2

Classroom Social Science Teacher

  • Selected to lead a pilot program for a new Civics curriculum.
  • Effectively developed lesson plans for five courses which met consistently changing requirements caused by legislative and district policy changes.
  • Recognized by students and parents for delivering content in a way that resonates with students.
  • Administered standardized ability and achievement tests and interpreted results to determine student strengths and areas of need.
  • Created an open learning environment to welcome thoughtful discussion and debate.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Political Science
MA
Teaching
3

History/social Science Teacher

Evaluated student performance through a variety of assessments.

  • Prepared highly engaging lessons that incorporated all learning modalities.
  • Evaluated students through standardized and alternative assessments.
  • Maintained a productive classroom environment, conferred with parents and staff.
  • Advised students on academic progress.
  • Implemented character education and social development in daily lessons.
  • Collaborated with Special Educations Teachers to provide adequate services for students with IEPs.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
History
Education Administration
4

Social Science Teacher

Managed a diverse classroom effectively

  • Developed and implemented various thematic projects
  • Utilized creative strategies to incorporate real life connections
  • Promoted student collaboration and sharing of thoughts
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
History
5

Social Science Teacher

Taught eight classes, sixth grade US history and science, fifth grade world history and science, second grade social studies, science, English, and reading, and a project based social studies class.

  • Developed lessons, test, homework, and project materials.
  • Guided students in improving their English speaking abilities through writing assignments and oral presentations.
  • Developed projects based class with a focus on research, creativity, and presentation to help gifted students improve critical thinking, analysis, group work, and public speaking.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Management
MA
Social Studies Education
6

Juvenile Detention Counselor, Macon Youth Development Campus & Social Science Teacher

Taught social science and ensured at-risk youth had access to academic, recreational, vocational, medical, mental health
counseling and religious services.

  • Worked in conjunction with Probation Officers & Court Officials to develop a plan to rehabilitate the youth, prevent
  • Developed youth progress & release reviews for dissemination to the Courts and other legal entities.
  • Served as the Staff Council President; implementing programs and initiatives to inspire and encourage increased positive
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Political Science
BA
History
MA
Student Personnel
7

Social Science Teacher/key Club Advisor

  • Applied knowledge gained from technology education training to enhance student learning
  • Served as sponsor for Key Club and supervised various community service activities
  • Aided the Assistant Principal in the planning and execution of a school-wide multicultural showcase
  • Gained experience working with a population of low-income students and non-native English speakers
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Interdisciplinary Studies
8

Secondary Social Science Teacher

  • Integrated curriculum that established student-oriented lessons and assessments
  • Developed parent and community relationships through letters, calls and home visits
  • Participated as class advisor and created special events for class activities
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
African American Studies
9

English and Social Science Teacher

Personalized and developed a curriculum for American Literature and Economics

  • Served as dorm parent for floor of 24 tenth grade males and helped to create and maintain a comfortable living experience
  • Served as academic advisor to a group of 5 tenth grade male students
  • Served as the Head Varsity 'B' Hockey coach and weight training coach
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
History
10

Junior High Social Science Teacher

Teaching Junior High with multi-intelligences strategies in Social Sciences areas and Theology (Religion)

  • Constructed lessons to always have an immediate applicable use for students in Social Science and Theology
  • Established interdisciplinary expectations with students
  • Incorporated the lives of the saints in daily lessons
  • Catechized students in preparation to join the Catholic Church and Confirmation
  • Engineered units for both subjects to promote learning outside the textbook through technology
  • Fostered and focus on the classics in Ancient History (Greeks, Romans, Renaissance)
  • Elevated a concentration on the Constitution with a focus on the Amendments
  • Promoting speakers with a personal story applicable to units taught
  • Coached volleyball and basketball for 8th grade girls
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
Secondary Education-social Sciences

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