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High School English Teachers instruct grade 9 to 12 students and help them improve their English writing and reading skills. The average resume sample for this role highlights duties like developing lesson plans, teaching courses, implementing school policies, organizing classroom activities, joining students during school trips, and preparing them for standardized tests. The ideal candidate should demonstrate instruction skills, patience, creativity, supervision and communication. Employers select resumes displaying a Bachelor's Degree in English literature or a similar field.

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High School English Teacher

Taught American & British Literature, Writing, and Grammar to 10th and 12th graders.

  • Taught Psychology to 12th graders.
  • Organized cooperative learning activities.
  • Sponsored The Beta Club, Yearbook, J.H. Cheerleading, and Dance Team.
  • Tutored students seeking additional guidance with course work
  • Assessed student performance throughout the term.
  • Conducted individual student conferences.
  • Wrote and taught dynamic lesson plans and maintained electronic and hard copy grade books.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
English
12

High School English Teacher

Recognized for raising writing scores in the school (29-59%) for 9th graders. Increase was part of the Blue Ribbon recognition.

  • Mentored 7 new teachers
  • Featured on Channel 96 for a critical thinking lesson
  • Wrote curriculum and taught in the first University High School
  • Participated in the yearly Gallery Walk (African American History)
  • Sponsored several winners for the county Write-A-Book contest
  • Taught grades 9-12 (Writing, Literature) (Comprehensive and College Prep)
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BA
English
MA
Administration And Supervision
EdD
Doctor of Education
13

Public High School English Teacher

Introduced a communication-centered learning environment uncommon to traditional
Japanese education practices

  • Implemented curriculum in four high schools, including adult language and film studies
  • Developed lesson plans that fostered a holistic understanding of the English language and
  • Assisted individual students with speech and debate development and presentation
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Social Science
History
14

Grade 11th High School English Teacher and ESOL Teacher

Collaborated with colleagues in developing purposeful, rigorous, and engaging daily and long term plans aligned to state standards and regularly revised the material.

  • Administered and analyzed meaningful and frequent assessments from which re-teaching are planned.
  • Maintained a productive, safe, and disciplined learning environment in which teaching objectives, process charts, and student work were clearly displayed.
  • Upheld all school policies within the classroom.
  • Integrated feedback and goal setting into the lesson delivery.
  • Provided the differentiation and accommodations needed for the growth and success of all students.
  • Reviewed and complied with guidelines of students IEPs, follow IDEA reporting requirements, and provided information about student's performance and services received.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Education
MS
Master of Science
15

High School English Teacher

  • Selected to pilot Scholastic's Expert-21 Program, a computer data-based literacy course
  • Taught Read-180 classes, a computer data-based reading comprehension course focused on basic skills
  • Created curriculum for and instructed Drama and Communication Arts classes, producing plays and shows
  • Collaborated with city mayor and The Parks Group to produce a 'Shakespeare in the Park' presentation
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Education
BA
English
BA
Communication
16

Junior & Senior High School English Teacher

  • Oversaw the educational development of 300 junior and senior high school students in the first, second, and third years in both levels.
  • Developed and delivered English language classes to Japanese junior and senior high school students which integrated various activities stressing oral communication; handled the preparation of daily, weekly, and quarterly lesson plans
  • Planned and set written and oral exams, including the recording and editing of entrance examinations
  • Developed and supplied various materials advancing English instruction efficiency, such as written, audio, and visual aids
  • Participated school-wide term speech events - individually coached students on their speeches
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
C
Paralegal Studies
C
Teaching, Teaching
BA
Business Administration
17

High School English Teacher

Instructed and prepared college-bound students in the courses of American Literature, British Literature, English composition, communications and creative writing.

  • Created lesson plans to meet the Common Core requirements of the state; assessed and evaluated students' abilities to ensure proper placement.
  • Corresponded with co-workers, department chair, administrators and parents to improve classroom interest and retention.
  • Additionally served as an ACT-prep and home bound instructor.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Photojournalism
MA
Teaching
18

High School English Teacher

Taught English I, III, and IV and Freshman Seminar

  • Consistently produced improved test scores from my students
  • Received the highest marks possible in every administrative evaluation and was promoted to the honors house after one year
  • Coordinated field trips to local colleges to motivate students to continue to pursue their education beyond high school
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
MBA
Master of Business Administration
Marketing
19

High School English Teacher

Effectively created and taught lessons for courses LAIII, college preparatory LAIV, and ACT Preparation

  • Closely supervised and maintained classroom management with 20+ students
  • Actively sponsored Beta Club and Drama Club
  • Willingly served as Attendance Committee Member
  • Productively raised funds as a Senior Class Sponsor and Beta Club Sponsor
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BA
English
MA
Master of Arts
20

High School English Teacher

Taught 9th, 10th, and 11th grade English (full-time).

  • Worked one-on-one with students, and as a whole class.
  • Created and implemented lesson plans.
  • Helped plan school activities, and trips.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BA
English Literature (creative Writing Concentration)
MS
English Adolescent Education

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