Uchon Elementary School
Immersion Program Teacher
March 2013 — February 2014
-Homeroom teacher for grade 3 with a class size of 28. Taught using grade 3 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt American curriculum for subjects such as math, science, social studies, reading, and grammar.
-Analyzed the curriculum and designed long range plan, and made weekly lesson plans and homework schedule.
-Maintained class's website with daily postings of multimedia teaching aids, reports, pictures, and resources.
-Worked collaboratively with third native English and Korean grade teaching teams to create exams and better instructional aids.
-Devised motivational programs to encourage academic improvement.
-Maintained detailed records of students and counseled parental guardians on how to help students' achieve their academic goals.
-Ensured a safe and welcoming learning environment.
-Devised and implemented monthly reading goals and incentives for homeroom class, which resulted in the third grade class with the most improved Lexile scores.
-Collaborated with the school librarian to produce effective literature for parental guardians about library programs, school-wide reading incentive programs, and diagnostic tools for gauging reading comprehension abilities.