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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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Middle/high School English Teacher

  • Lectured, demonstrated, and used various instructional methods to present subject matters to middle and high school students
  • Prepared and administered tests and recorded results
  • Kept attendance and grade reports as required by the school
  • Taught rules of conduct and maintained a suitable learning environment in the classroom
  • Evaluated student performance and discussed progress with parents
  • Taught multi-level age group of ages 12-18 through direct instruction and hands-on experience
  • Trained and assisted all levels of administration and faculty on how to use various software programs such as Thinkwave, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook and how to use various kinds of technology in an instructional environment
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Bible / Theology And Preaching / Evangelism
Technology Applications
32

High School English Teacher

Implemented creative and unique curriculum based on four core literary novels

  • Edited hundreds of analytic, expository, and creative essays for content, mechanics, focus, and organization
  • Maintained and updated an on-line teacher web site with assignments, class Power Point lessons, and helpful links
  • Organized and developed individualized education plans and assessments for students of different learning styles and abilities
  • Multi-tasked with time-sensitive deadlines on a daily basis: grading papers, developing lesson plans, updating curriculum maps, and pursuing professional and personal development
  • Developed a positive rapport with peers, students, and administration with openness to feedback, constant communication, and a daily positive attitude
  • Worked in a team environment to implement a more engaging and student-centered summer reading program
  • Balanced first-year teaching duties while volunteering to advise the school newspaper, chaperone dances, monitor behavior at sporting events, and coach the girls' track and field team in an effort to help create a whole person educational environment
  • Championed the conversion of the school newspaper from print to online
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Film / Video
BA
English
33

High School English Teacher

  • Facilitated a credit recovery and dual credit program necessary for high school graduation.
  • Developed standards-based curriculum for 9th grade Pre-Advanced Placement English courses.
  • Analyzed state test data to implement targeted remediation strategies for at-risk students.
  • Active collaboration in weekly professional development cohort utilizing research-based evaluation model.
  • Recruited students in cooperation with school staff and administrators to participate at regional Academic Decathlon competition with an emphasis in essay writing and public speaking.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
English
Education
34

High School English Teacher

Reading and writing workshop, creative writing, mythology, children's literature, modern literature, American Cultural Studies, Honors freshman English

  • Interim co-department head of the English department
  • Served on a team that initiated and maintained a RTI study block
  • Co-teacher with Social Studies
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
C
Teaching English As A Second Language
BA
English
MA
English Education
35

High School English Teacher

Prepared students to be career and college ready through facilitating resume writing and cover letter workshops, and assisting students with the college admissions process

  • Taught English Language Arts for students in grades 10, 11, and 12
  • Demonstrated leadership skills through position as Head Swim Coach, Assistant Track and Field Coach, and Leadership Newsletter Editor
  • Collaborated with a wide range of diverse students and faculty
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
MS
Adolescence Education
36

High School English Teacher

Instructed high school students

  • Taught students of various abilities in a classroom setting
  • Taught one class of mentally challenged students
  • Introduced a self-paced curriculum to the English department
  • Initiated a National Honor Society chapter
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Arts
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Secondary Education
37

High School English Teacher

Anticipated, assessed, and met the needs of individuals and groups

  • Analyzed state and district standards and benchmarks in order to create relevant assessments and dynamic lesson plans and units
  • Collected and assessed data to determine the success of established goals
  • Created and executed plans based on collected data to help individuals who were not meeting goals obtain success
  • Communicated individual and group achievements and areas of improvement to various stakeholders in a timely fashion
  • Collaborated with other professionals to research and establish courses/programs and protocols to ensure success of individuals and the organization
  • Trained staff on new requirements
  • Established and maintained positive relationships among parents, students, colleagues, and administrators
  • Maintained and created accurate records of stakeholder contact, individual, group, and organization - wide achievements, professional development, and other related data
  • Supervised and managed small and large groups
  • Established an environment that emphasized the organization's mission and vision
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
English And Teacher Education
38

High School English Teacher

  • Developed lesson plans and supplementary materials compatible with the division's instructional philosophy and congruent with course / SOL standards
  • Identified student needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students solve learning, health, and attitude problems
  • Adapted English material and methods to develop relevant sequential assignments and lesson plans that guide and challenge students
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
English: Technical Writing
39

High School English Teacher

Developed and implemented daily lesson plans for high school students.

  • Administered tests and evaluations.
  • Analyzed student performance.
  • Conducted group/individual English activities.
  • Participated in faculty and parents meetings.
  • Prepare, administer, and grade tests, listen to oral presentations, and maintain classroom discipline.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
40

High School English Teacher

Developed, adapted, and implemented lessons for English classes grades 7-12

  • Created a positive learning environment in which students felt safe to express themselves
  • Practiced classroom management skills
  • Participated in Parent-Teacher conferences
  • Directed the Christmas musical
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Secondary Education

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