Language Arts Instructor
604 Harmony Lane
Pleasantville, CA 94588
World Language Arts (French and Spanish) Instructor
• Collaborative Planning • Proactive Classroom Management
• Community Service Emphasis • Thematic Approach to Lesson Design
• Multicultural Awareness and Teaching Style • Cooperative Learning
• Team Teaching • Individualized Learning
State College of New Jersey, Trenton, NJ
Teacher Certification Program
Rutgers Dickinson University, New Brunswick, NJ
Bachelor of Arts, French and Spanish (double major)
Certified in Elementary and Secondary Education in the State of New Jersey
TRENTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS, Trenton, NJ
2001 - Present
Adult School Language Arts Instructor
Instructs ESL (Spanish-speaking) adults in beginning and intermediate English language arts. Design lesson plans to demonstrate language arts and reinforce learning through computer assisted instruction. Plan and administer exams to reinforce and gauge student comprehension.
CAMDEN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, Camden, NJ
1998 - Present
Language Arts Instructor
Teach pre-teen, elementary level students Spanish language arts using a variety of teaching and motivational strategies including cultural studies and interactive lab experiences. Identify areas of difficulty and prepared lessons to assist students in overcoming them. Incorporate music and internet based activities to increase students' comprehension and language arts skills. Observe and participate in parent-teacher conferences and contribute feedback in course material selection, department objectives and institution direction.
CAMDEN HIGH SCHOOL, Camden, NJ
1995 - 1998
Language Arts Teacher
Taught blocks of Spanish I and II, and French I, II, and III. Implemented student engaged learning activities including oral projects, listening and writing comprehension utilizing computer lab, and cultural presentations. Assisted students and faculty in Computer Resource Lab. Served as Spanish and French Clubs advisor and participant in Senior Review Assessment Program. Taught technology classes to faculty and staff. Collaborated on development of ninth grade academy and thematic community for grades 10 through 12.
EWING RECREATION DEPARTMENT, Ewing, NJ
1994 - 1995
Primary translator for English to Spanish projects. Held several administrative responsibilities, including reporting sales, processing applications and answering telephone inquiries. Independent contractor available for Spanish and French translation.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Works, Excel, Power Point, HyperStudio, and Microsoft Access
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