Resume

Courtney Adams

Box 279

Broadview, SK S0G 0K0

1-306-696-2202

courtneyadams10@hotmail.com

 

OBJECTIVE

 

Bachelor of Education (Secondary) graduate seeking a full-time teaching opportunity with a preference for Grade 9 to Grade 12.

 

EDUCATION

 

2011 – present          Bachelor of Education

                                    University of Regina, Regina, SK

Completion April, 2015

 

Scholarships & Awards

2011               Centennial Merit Plus Scholarship

2011               Governor General Award

2011               Kin Canada Bursary

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2015               Coping with Grief

2014               Treaty Education in the Classroom

OCRE (On Campus Research Experience)

TIFA Learning Community (Teacher Intern Faculty Advisor)

 

SKILLS AND ABILITIES

 

Teaching/Instructing Skills

 

  • ability to teach mathematical outcomes using varying teaching strategies
  • able to motivate learners through positive communication techniques
  • consciously adapt lesson plans to meet the needs of the learners
  • work effectively with fellow teachers, administrators and parents
  • experience coaching volleyball
  • effective classroom management skills
  • incorporate technology appropriately into lessons
  • able to develop short term and long term goals effectively
  • able to take initiative and prioritize tasks
  • effectively used varied forms of assessment to showcase students’ abilities
  • able to collaborate and work effectively with fellow colleagues and peers
  • computer skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint), SmartBoard, Twitter, Remind 101, WordPress

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

Internship:                September – December 2014

 

School:                      Kipling School, Kipling, SK

 

Supervising Teacher: Ms. Kara Shaw

 

Assignment:              Taught grade 9 mathematics and English, Workplace and Apprenticeship 10, and Pre-Calculus 30

 

Responsibilities:      -developed, taught, and evaluated two units for grade 9 math, eigh units for Workplace and Apprenticeship 10, and two units for Pre-Calculus 30

-team-taught a unit in grade 9 English

-participated in parent-teacher-student interviews with supervising teacher

-helped coach junior boys volleyball

-provided extra math help for students

-helped supervise Homework Club

-participated in intramural volleyball

-observed other classrooms at varying levels

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE

 

2010-present                                    Tutor students from any age level in mathematics

-provide help to students who are struggling in mathematics

 

2014                                       Pre-Internship at Campbell Collegiate High School

-taught two units in Foundations and Pre-Calculus 10

-taught five lessons in Grade 9 mathematics

-observed English classrooms

 

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

 

2013-Present                        Whitewood Orioles hockey team

-helped with annual golf tournament for two years

-helped the executive during home games

 

2012                                       Campus for All

-tutored three students with different needs

-took students to Agribition

-had coffee and lunch dates with students

-taught students how to send and retrieve emails

 

                                               

 

 

ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS

 

Interests:                                Volleyball, badminton, hockey, baseball, drama, dance, music, fishing, traveling, reading and writing.

 

REFERENCES

 

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