Teaching Experience: 2013-Present- Substitute, Teacher for all grades for the Clay County, Florida, USA 2011-2012 1st Grade Teacher, Bilingual Program - Spanish/English, Ogden Preparatory Academy, Ogden, Utah, USA 2003-2011 1st Grade Teacher - Ogden Preparatory Academy, Ogden, Utah, USA 2003-2006 ESL Teacher, Adult Education - Ogden School District, Ogden, Utah, USA 1999-2003 1st Grade Teacher - Ashton School, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1992-1999 English Teacher - all Grades K-12th and Adults, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Proven ability to develop and implement highly effective teaching methods and learning strategies that adapt to the needs of each student. Versatile an flexible teacher; always willing or learn new strategies. Designs and implements the following planning objectives or the common curriculum of the United States. Possessing excellent interpersonal skills that allow work well in an interdisciplinary team environment, maintaining open communication with students, faculty and parents.
Teacher of the Year 2004-2005 for the State of Utah - No Child Left Behind - President George W. Bush
Bachelor of Education - Unicaribe, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic Master of Education - Framingham State College, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Specialization in Reading - Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, USA 370 hours of courses and workshops on Training and Professional Development - Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Science, Spanish, Coaching, School, Technology Administration and other - Utah Educational Network, District School Ogden and Ogden Preparatory Academy, Ogden, Utah, USA
Experience in Bilingual Education, English / Spanish Basic Education and Adult. Certified as Teacher Kindergarten to 8th Grade in the Dominican Republic. Certificate of Education K-3, Level II for the State of Utah; Endorsed in ESL (English as a Second Language) and Reading. Certificate of Education K-6, Reading and ESL Endorsement for the State of Florida. Basic Education, ESL and Praxis Assessments passed :: Content Knowledge (0014), Principles of Learning and Teaching K-6 (0522), and Teaching Reading (0204).
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Other (Math), Science, Social Studies - History, Civics, U.S. History, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Other (Arts), EFL - ESL - ELD, Math Test Prep, Other (Social Studies - History), Life Skills, Word Problems, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing, Reading Strategies, Mental Math, Place Value