8th Grade Science Teacher/Department Head
August 2012 — June 2014
Teacher: Responsible for lesson planning that is hands on, informative and relevant to the lives of my students while educating them in Earth, LIfe, Physical, and Space science in preparation for the mandantory state exam. Responsible to for relationship with students and parents. Responsible for ensuring supplies are in class when needed, technology is available and used correctly, and that learning is safe and fun. I also hold Homework clinics for my parents throughout the year to reteach concepts they may have forgotten since they were in school.
Department Head: Responsible for purchasing, inventory, and supply for Science department of Kermit Junior High. Responsible for mentoring new teachers, ensuring the professional needs of my department are scheduled and met. Ensure all teqcherrs in my department hand in lesson plans that are effective and relevant for the unit they are on in a timely manner. Supervise subs when in my department. Exhibit leadership qualities, and ensure science department runs smoothly.