Elementary School Teacher
Elementary School Teacher- Create,
2000 – Current
the learning environment for third grade students with hands-on manipulatives, cooperative learning, behavior modifications to increase success and self-esteem. Use positive rewards, and perform a variety of instructional strategies for various abilities of students. Analyze data to establish goals and monitor the necessary intervention skills needed. Work with team and title One to establish pre and post tests in CLT environment using Interactive Achievement tests. Tutor Math after school and during resource. Use flexibility in scheduling and working with various ranges of learning styles. Work closely with the social worker and parents to further ensure success for student's academics and positive regard for school achievement. Regular evaluation and conferencing with student and parent help to ensure further success.
*Instructional Leader for Science- Coordinated Science Fairs, educated community on environmental concerns.
* Lead Teacher
*Teach Summer and after School
* Instructed C.H.R.O.M.E-Science and math club for minorities
Homebound Teacher and Substitute Teacher-While
Hampton City Schools, Hampton, VA
Jan 1997 – Jan 2000
working full- time, Educated students with disabilities using guided reading, the collaborative model, whole language, hands on approach, behavior modification while promoting self - esteem.
Davita Dialysis, Hampton, VA
Jan 1986 – Jan 2000
- Trained new employees on Hemodialysis function and treatment.
Educated patients regarding their treatment and importance of proper nutrition. Monitored patients regularly and kept them comfortable throughout treatment.
Orthopedic Technician- Trained nursing students on the set up and use of various types of traction. Educated patients on the application of apparatus and continued care for their injuries. Administered therapeutic treatment in recovery rooms immediately after surgery.
Pulmonary Technician- Administered respiratory therapy treatments while educating patients on continued home care. Performed blood gases on patients and reported results to nurses and doctors. Trained new employees, taught quality control, OSHA regulations, and reporting of results. Responded to E.R. traumas and code situations.