San Jose, CA, 95117
Joined on March, 2014
Weekends at any time
Tues/Thurs after 6PM
Tues/Thurs after 6PM
Up to 15 minutes away for no additional charge
EducationI received My B.A. in English from Central Connecticut State University.
I have a an AMI certification for Assistant Teacher with Montessori Schools.
City Year- Lee Mathson Middle School - San José, CA
Corps Member : Literacy Coordinator 07/13- Current
-Created, implemented, and piloted Language Arts curriculum for an extended learning program
-Collaborated with English Language Arts teachers to align content across a team of teachers
-Tutored 10 intensive students to help all ten students reach grade level benchmark in literacy
-Helped students raise their G.P.A. Grades increased from F’s to B’s and C’s
-Assisted two students struggling with attendance by creating weekly initiative goals and making phone calls to families to help the school reach an average daily attendance greater than 90%
-Facilitated and organized events that showcased students work for the school staff, parents, and community
Montessori Magnet School- Hartford, CT 01/13– 07/13
Intern for Hartford Public Schools
-AMI Trained Assistant teacher certificate which was earned after internship
-Practiced developing reading and writing skills with children from urban communities
-Lead everyday tasks with children that help them intellectually, socially, and emotionally
-Collaborated with head teacher to create a prepared environment for students to work in comfortably
-Observed and documented children’s progress in a classroom
I want to be a tutor because I love education. I have a lot of experience in tutoring post graduation and while I was in college. City Year has provided me with a lot of trainings on how to tutor effectively. I like working with children a lot. I plan on being a teacher and this is a great opportunity.
HobbiesI love to read, dance, do yoga, travel, try new foods and explore cities.
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