Community country day school
June 2009 — January 2012
This job started strait out of high school, started working in the summer program doing physical, expressional, and educational activities with elementary school students. Eventually I went on to primarily being a teachers aide and secondarily a substitute and worked on the office when needed.
Implemented reading and writing workshops to increase student literacy and support school reading programs.
Successfully improved student participation in the classroom through integration of creative role-playing exercises.
Developed program to work with students and increase interest in higher learning.
Enforced the Buddy System mentoring program between 1st and 5th grade students, increasing student development and enthusiasm for learning.
Fostered meaningful relationships among students through student field-trip retreats and team-work community service projects.
Developed and taught lessons on relevant children's books, poems, movies and themes to promote student interest.