K-8 Art After School Arts 5th Grade After School Academics 3rd Grade, 6th Grade Champion Learning Tutor K-12 Mabel G Holmes( K-8), Elizabeth, NJ Feb 2010- Present Nicholas S. LaCorte (K-8), Elizabeth, NJ Feb 2010- July 2012 Robert Morris School #18 (K-8) Substitute Art Teacher LTS, Elizabeth, NJ Nov 2010-Jan 2010 Champion Learning (K-12) English/Math Enrichment Teacher, Staten Island NY Oct 2010-Present Westfield Public School District (Grades K-12) Substitute Teacher, Westfield, NJ Sept 2009-Present Kean University, Center for Professional Development Graduate Assistant, Union, NJ Sept 2008-June 2010 *Orange Ave Middle School (Grades 6-8) Student Teacher, Cranford, NJ March 2010-May 2010 *Governor Livingston High School (Grades 9-12) Student Teacher, Berkeley Heights, NJ Jan 2008-May 2009
A student centered approach where the instructor facilitates and focuses on activities. Responsibility is placed on the students to take initiative to achieve results for the various tasks. Students are independent, active, collaborative learners learners. I typically design group activities which necessitate active learning, student-to-student collaboration and problem solving.
M.A. Art Education-Alpha Lambda Epsilon Honor Society B.F.A Graphic Design-Phi Beta Delta Honor Society
M.A. Art Education-Alpha Lambda Epsilon Honor Society Kean University , Union, NJ June 2010-Aug 2010 B.F.A Graphic Design-Phi Beta Delta Honor Society Arcadia University, Glenside, PA Aug 2004-May 2008 Study Abroad Experience Accademia Italiana, Florence, Italy Jan 2007-Aug 2007
I teach for the kids and I love what I do. When I am not working I enjoy being with my family and friends. I am involved in Digital & Film Photography, Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, Freelance Design, Traveling, Softball, Snowboarding, Track, Volunteering, and Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentorship.