polly's resume August 2015 (1)
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107 W Harrington Ave Broadway, NC 27505 (919) 258-5688
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATOR SEEKING
Twenty years of K-8 teaching experience reinforced by completion of MA in Psychology.
Three years of experience coaching Special Education teachers
Credentials include current NC teaching certification, NC Teaching Fellow, BA in Special Education,
MA in Psychology.
Passion for quality education and student/school success. Skills and knowledge areas include:
— K-12 Instruction (All Subjects)
— Supervisory Experience
— Ability to Develop Student Plans
— Student Records Management
— Progress Monitoring
— Classroom Management & Discipline
— Parent / Teacher Communications
— EC Compliance
— Teacher Education
— ESL Instruction
— Crisis Intervention
Exceptional Children Coach 2012-present – HARNETT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (Lillington, NC)
Provide individual coaching for teachers of Exceptional Children regarding state procedures for identifying and
educating children with special needs. Review student records for compliance with state and federal laws. Model
best practice teaching methods proven to enhance student learning.
Special Education Teacher (6-8), 1996-2012 - LEE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (Sanford, NC)
Key Contributions & Educational Outcomes:
Consistently demonstrated dedication, reliability, organization and effectiveness as one of school district’s
Special Education teachers. Maintained detailed student records, closely adhered to lesson plans
personally developed from NC standards, and kept students motivated, engaged and focused.
Served two separate terms as Department Chair.
Frequently chosen as ESL Summer School Instructor. Showed resourcefulness and teaching effectiveness
in meeting the needs of students with limited English language proficiency as well as learning disabilities.
Voluntarily organized and chaired School Climate Committee, designed to plan and implement school-wide
activities to boost teacher and student morale.
Incorporated technology into students’ learning activities for varied academic disciplines.
Special Education Teacher (K-5), 1993-1996 - CHATHAM COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT (Siler City, NC)
Provided individualized instruction for young students with a variety of special needs. Incorporated creative lessons,
activities and experiential learning into daily teaching and created a structured yet enjoyable learning environment.
Elevated children’s social, language and cognitive skills to enable them to participate in mainstreamed classrooms.
Education & Credentials
BA in Education, Minor in Psychology, 1993 - WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (Cullowhee, NC)
North Carolina Teaching Certification, 1993 (Renewed in 1998, 2003, 2008, and 2013)
MA in Psychology, 2010 - EAST CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (Greenville, NC)