Experience

Lake Norman Charter Middle School (Started 8/1/2001 and not 2009)
5th, 6th Math/Sci. Teacher; 6th Grade Team Leader

08/01/2009 – 07/01/2017 
Huntersville, NC

  • Design, implement and assess lessons based on the NC Standard Course of Study, Common Core, and STEM
    Plan and lead weekly team meetings for a team of ten 6th grade teachers

  • Correspond with parents, students, and administrators to communicate expectations, plan events, schedule all grade-level parent conferences, troubleshoot issues & address concerns or discipline issues

  • Incorporate technology and 21st century learning into classroom lessons, including PowerPoint, Smart Board, video streaming, various iPad applications, and NASA conferencing

  • Take part in the interviewing process for prospective teachers and support staff as well as a mentor to young teachers
    Schedule 6th-8th grade students into their science and social studies classes

  • Pilot for McGraw-Hill & THRIVE’s “Time TO Know” Science CurriculumMaintain personal teacher website and team website, including email distribution groups and document uploads, to enhance communication

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    Corvian Community Charter School
    Middle School Principal

    07/01/2017 –  
    Charlotte, NC

  • Established routines and procedures for the newly built-out middle school
    Responsible for a staff of 40 people
    Established Team and Curriculum Leaders
    LEA for all 5th-8th IEP Meetings

  • Helped to create the RTI/MTSS program
    MAPS Testing Coordinator
    Handled student discipline and behaviors
    Responsible for creating a budget for instructional supplies and building needs

  • Developed a strong academic program centered around Bloom’sTaxonomy
    Built strong relationships with students, parents, and staff
    Worked with the Athletic Director to build sports programs & Boosters

  • Created Curriculum Night
    Developed the staff calendar that included all staff and department meetings, drills, testing, etc.
    Created a bell system for students to change classes

  • Held Team meetings to determine student placements
    Scheduled all 5th-8th grade students in their core classes as well as their elective classes
    Planned 8th grade field trip to Washington DC

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    Cabarrus County Schools
    Dean of Students/Assistant Principal

    07/01/2015 – 04/01/2019 
    Concord, NC

  • Facilitate instructional support for ELA PLC, Science PLC, and 6th grade

  • Manage 6th grade discipline

  • LEA representative for all 6th grade IEPs

  • Ensure student safety

  • Build relationships with all stakeholders

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    Susan Alberts, PhD
    Private instructor/tutor

    09/05/2018 –  
    Durham, NC

  • Prepares lessons in high school biology

  • Assigns constructive homework worksheets and projects

  • Supports student’s learning development, identifying best practices and good learning habits particular to the student

  • Plans field trips and lab days relevant to the course material

  • Gives and receives feedback from the student

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    Wake Technical Community College
    Microbiology Instructor

    01/04/2018 –  
    Raleigh, NC

  • Preparing laboratory and lecture materials

  • Delivering clear instructions and course content

  • Maintaining a safe laboratory environment

  • Evaluating student progress and understanding

  • Reporting grades and performing other administrative duties in a timely fashion

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    Woodlawn School
    Assistant AD/PE Teacher

    08/01/2017 –  
    Mooresville, NC

  • Assisting in management of logistics and operations for 17 Sports in the NCISAA 1A Classification

  • Scheduling matches, officials and payments for venue maintenance

  • Hiring and developing coaches to improve the student athlete and program while compliant with NCISAA

  • Purchasing new equipment and jerseys and managing a 40K athletic budget for the 2018-2019 season

  • Creating and executing a curriculum for K-12th graders in Physical Education

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