Secondary School Teacher Resume Sample
EXPERIENCED HIGH SCHOOL BIOLOGY TEACHER
Dynamic professional with extensive background in education, biological sciences, and classroom management. Develops and maintains classrooms conductive to effective learning and teaching as passionate High School Biology teacher. Provides volunteer hours in leadership roles for schools’ student activities. Designs effective lessons plans to provide engaging instruction while offering additional tutorial sessions for further learning. Well-adept at preparing classrooms for relevant exams in order to ensure student success. Known as energetic, detail-oriented, and organized leader who enjoys collaborating with colleagues to suggest strategies for implementing improvements. Uplifting and results-driven, thrives under tight deadlines; fluent in both Spanish and English.
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON, HOUSTON, TX
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN BIOLOGY
Texas Educator Certification in Life Science 8 – 12 – Texas Board of Education 2010
06/2012 - Present
Alief Independent School District, Houston, TX
BIOLOGY TEACHER – FRESHMAN / JV CHEERLEADING SPONSOR
Serves as Biology Teacher with Alief Independent School District in 3-year program focusing on courses regarding constructing meaningful relationships, technology adaptation in the classroom, and differentiated instruction. Program centered upon effective lesson design and delivery as well as fostering student engagement. Delivers engaging instruction encouraging understanding about various aspects of Biology and their relevance to personal life. Collaborates with colleagues to develop effective lessons plans making unique suggestions for improvement on student activities during departmental team meetings. In addition, further develops classroom management skills and establishes strong line of communication with parents.
08/2009 - 05/2012
Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District, Houston, TX
During first year teacher mentorship with Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District, provided engaging instruction in variety of Biology subjects while developing professional teaching skills by observing senior teachers. Designed enjoyable and interactive lessons plans in order to encourage student participation and understanding of Biology’s relevance to daily life. Developed solid foundation in classroom management skills as well as how to demonstrate teaching excellence. Offered weekly tutorial session for students needing to further study subject material as well as analyzed school performance data for student success on formal Biology assessments.
08/2005 - 08/2009
Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialist, Houston, TX
Served as Radiology Technician working directly with board-certified veterinary radiologist and radiology residents. While working in this environment, obtained radiographs of client pets for diagnostic purposes in addition to informing clients on pet health issues and treatments including hyperthyroidism. Recognized for performing superior work on consistent basis as well as filling role as equipment trainer for new hires.
Texas State Teachers Association 2012 – 2014