Clayton County Public Schools Lee Street Elementary - Fifth Grade Teacher Reading Resume Example

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Jackson Thompson
Professional Summary

   I am an accomplished and energetic teacher with a solid history of achievement in reading and writing. I am a motivated team player and leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include mentoring teachers and students, demonstrating skill in communication, problem solving and collaborative decision making, and willing to work with a building team in the development and implementation of student achievement.

  •  Collaborative Planning Committee Leader - 2012-13 (Lee Street Elementary)
  • SACS (Team 5) Leader - 2012-13 (Lee Street Elementary)
  • Mentor - 2001-2002 (Horrell Hill Elementary) 
  •     2005-2013 (Lee Street Elementary)

  • Early Intervention Program (EIP) Lead (Lee Street) 2012-13

  • Hospitality Committee Chairperson - 2007-08 (Lee Street) 

  • Coordinator of ASR (Afterschool Remediation) 2009 (Lee Street)

  • Grade Level Chairperson 2001-2002 (Horrell Hill)
  •     2005-06 and 2014-15 (Lee Street)

  • Lee Street New Teacher Orientation Presenter - 2007-09

  • Superintendent Advisory Council (SAC) 2006-07 (Lee Street)

  • 2007 Teacher of the Year (Lee Street)

  • Writing Workshop Instructor - 2014-15

  • Clayton County Health Curriculum Writer - 2015
Fifth Grade Teacher - Reading/ELA Aug 2013Present Clayton County Public Schools - Lee Street Elementary Jonesboro, GA
  • Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Meet with parents and guardians to discuss their children's progress and to determine priorities for their children and their resource needs.
  • Prepare students for later grades by encouraging them to explore learning opportunities and to persevere with challenging tasks.
  • Enforce administration policies and rules governing students.
  • Collaboratively plan with colleagues and support team to discuss individual students' needs and progress.
  • Attend professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops to maintain and improve professional competence.
  • Administer standardized ability and achievement tests and interpret results to determine student strengths and areas of need.
Early Intervention Program (EIP) Teacher Aug 2006May 2013 CCPS - Lee Street Elementary
  •  Implemented strategies to meet the needs of students with learning deficits in kindergarten through grade 5.
  • RTI/SST chairperson for grades 3 through 5.
  • Encouraged students to explore learning opportunities and persevere with challenging tasks to prepare them for later grades.
  • Reinforced and communicated clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects to students.
  • Instructed small group learning in academic subjects, using a variety of techniques, such as phonetics, multisensory learning, or repetition to reinforce learning and meet students' varying needs.
  • Attended professional meetings, conferences, and teacher training workshops to improve professional competence.
Fifth Grade Teacher - Reading/ELA Aug 2003Jun 2006 Lee Street Elementary
  • See previous job descriptions
Fourth Grade Teacher Aug 2002Jun 2003 Lee Street Elementary
  • See previous job descriptions.
Fourth Grade Teacher Aug 1999May 2002 Richland County School District One - Horrell Hill Elementary Columbia, SC
  • See previous job descriptions.
Sixth Grade Math/Science Teacher Sep 1998Jun 1999 Department of Defense (DoDDS) - Italy LaMaddalena, IT
  • Adapted teaching methods and instructional materials that met students' varying needs and interests.
  • Instructed through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in two subjects, mathematics, and science.
  • Assisted students who needed extra help through a tutoring  program.
  • Met and corresponded with parents or guardians discussing students' progress and determined priorities and resource needs.
  • Conferred with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.
  • Performed administrative duty assisting in  monitoring bus loading and unloading.
  • Coordinated and supervised a book club for grades 6 through 8 as an extracurricular activity.
Combination Grades (2-3 and 3-5) Teacher Aug 1995May 1998 Timothy Christian Academy Athens, GA
  • Attended workshops, seminars, or conferences to obtain program ideas, information, and resources.
  • Conferred with clergy members and congregational officials to encourage support of or participation in religious education curriculum, A Beka Curriculum.
  • Kept abreast of current trends in education by reading current literature, talking with colleagues, and participating in professional conferences.
  • Collaborated with colleagues to address teaching and student progress concerns.
  • Established clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects and instructed those objectives to combination grades.
ESOL Endorsement Jun 2005 Clayton County Public Schools Clayton, GA
TSS Endorsement (Mentor) Jun 2004 Clayton County Public Schools Clayton, GA
Master of Arts : Early Childhood Development May 1998 Piedmont College Demorest, GA Received initial certification in education - GPA (3.6)
Received the Director's Award - Certificate of Honor of the Master of Arts Graduate Program (1998).
Bachelor of Arts : Political Science May 1985 Hampton University Hampton, VA
Doctorate of Education : Teacher Leadership Walden University Minneapolis, MN Completed all coursework - GPA (4.0)
In the dissertation stage - 2012 to present
Current degree - ABD (All but Dissertation)

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