Teacher Assistant - ( October, 2006 - Present) Mamie Martin Elementary School, Brookhaven, MS (United States) I currently am a teacher's assistant for a Kindergarten classroom. I help the teacher with reading centers and teaching math lessons. I assist children who need one on one help with assignments and activities. I also do all clerical work for the teacher such as running copies of all assignments or activities. I assist the teacher in whatever she needs me to do so that our classroom runs smoothly and that the students needs are all met. Kept attendance records. Advised students about their educational development. Motivated children to investigate learning chances and to persist with defiant activities to qualify them for future grades. Communicated to children simple objectives for all lessons, units and activities. Taught children colors, numbers, letters, shape and other skills such as personal hygiene and social abilities, using diverse learning tools. Taught children using different resources to explore and manipulate, through games and imaginative activities. Evaluated children's fulfillment and behavior, social skills and physical health and met parents periodically to show children's progress and needs. Met parents to inform and clear up students' conduct and academic matters.
Virginia Western Community College - Did not graduate Roanoke, VA, United States General Education classes, No degree was given I took General Education classes for a year before transferring to a 4 year college.
Belmont University - 2005 Nashville, TN, United States Music Business, Bachelors in Music Business I double majored in Music Business and Business with an emphasis in Management from Belmont University.
University of Southern Mississippi - 2014 Hattiesburg, MS, United States Education, B.S in Elementary Education I received my B.S. in Elementary Education through the online program, Teacher's Assistant Program, at the University of Southern Mississippi.
My goal as a teacher is to provide the foundation for young children to develop the skills and knowledge to have academic successful as well as the tools they will need in order to be successful in life.
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