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  • Where I've Worked

    Escola Americana de Campinas 

    Campinas, Brazil 

    2012-Present

    Leadership Positions and Experience

    • Assistant Principal 2015-Present
    • Administrative Intern 2014-2015 
    • Accreditation Standard C Governance Committee Chair 
    • Accreditation Steering Committee Member 
    • Technology Integrator
    • Technology Committee Member
    • Presented at AASSA (Association of American Schools in South America) Teacher Conference on "Flipped Experience" and "Differentiating Through Writing Across the Curriculum" 
    • Mentor first year teacher on the fifth grade team
    • Varsity Boys' Basketball Assistant Coach  

    5th Grade Teacher

    • Embedded 21st century learning skills and technology into curriculum 
    • Communicated learning and connect through class website 
    • Implemented a flipped math classroom 
    • Collaborated with classrooms around the world via Skype and Twitter to plan, develop, and implement differentiated units (Readers and Writers Workshop, Genius Hour, Literature and Math Circles, etc)
    • Recorded and shared 5th grade team meeting minutes 
    • Presented topics at school professional development training 

     

     

     

     

    Dalian American International School

    Dalian, China 

    2009-2012

    Leadership Positions and Experience

    • Accreditation and Professional Development Coordinator 
    • Planned, organized, and facilitated a tri-accreditation (CIS, WASC, NCCT) 
    • Co-chair of Mission Committee 
    • Chair of Student Life Committee
    • Curriculum Committee 
    • Developed professional development program 
    • In charge of professional development planning and executing in-service PD day
    • Member of School Leadership Team 
    • 5th Grade Team Leader 
    • Elementary Council Member
    • Elementary Student Government Advisor 
    • Community Service Committee Member 
    • Varsity Girls' Basketball Coach 
    • Varsity Girls' Soccer Coach 

     

    5th Grade Teacher

    • Developed and implemented new curriculum for Social Studies 
    • Fostered an engaging classroom environment conducive to promoting a classroom community
    • Collaborated with specials teachers and other grade levels for multiple units and projects 
    • Developed and implemented class simulations for content 

    Blythe Academy of Languages

    Greenville, South Carolina USA

    2006-2009

    3rd Grade Teacher 

    • Planned and implemented weekly lesson plans 
    • Collaborated with third grade team in planning, projects, and scheduling 
    • Included parents in learning by hosting Mystery Reader program

    Leadership Experience 

    • Mentored At-Risk Students in school mentoring program 
    • Promethean Board Trainer 
    • Presented at University of South Carolina Writing Conference on "Applying Technology in Your Classroom" 
    • Middle School Girls' Basketball Coach (Hughes Academy) 
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