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      JOHN M. SMITH

      Campus Address: 123 Main Street - Macomb, Illinois 61455 - (309) 111-1111

      Permanent Address: 9898 South Western Avenue - Chicago, Illinois 60608 - (312) 222-2222

      jms@hotmail.com

      EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Education - Elementary Education - May 2009

      Western Illinois University - Macomb, Illinois - NCATE Institution

      Endorsements: (K-8) Language Arts, Social Science, and Mathematics

      Overall GPA: 3.3/4.0 Major GPA: 3.7/4.0

      TEACHING EXPERIENCE

      Student Teacher - Lincoln Elementary School - Macomb, Illinois - Spring 2009

      • Provided instruction in all-subject areas to 20 3rd grade students, including BD and LD students.
      • Created and implemented lesson plans adhering to the Illinois Learning Standards.
      • Utilized the Accelerated Theory to promote self-discipline, positive self-esteem and socialization skills.
      • Conducted parent/teacher conferences to assess the student TMs learning and progress.

      Pre-Student Teacher - Ingesoll Middle School - Canton, Illinois - Fall 2008

      • Provided instruction in Mathematics to 12 special needs students (LD & BD) in a self-contained classroom.
      • Taught all subject areas to 25 students in 5 separate sections.
      • Developed a World Tour intra-disciplinary unit, participated in team meetings, and established a Parent Night.

      Pre-Student Teacher - Edison Middle School - Macomb, Illinois - Spring 2008

      • Provided instruction in all subject areas to 22 4th grade students.
      • Developed intra-disciplinary weather & reading units in addition to math & social studies lessons.

      Private Tutor - Macomb, Illinois - 2006 to 2008 (part-time)

      • Worked one-on-one with a 7th grade student in a tutoring program emphasizing literacy through the America Reads Program.

      RELATED EXPERIENCE

      Teacher TMs Aide - The Little People Developmental Learning Center - Macomb, Illinois - 2006 to 2007 (part-time)

      • Assisted in the care of children ages 3 to 10 and with educational and recreational activities.

      ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE

      Bartender - The Icehouse Corporation - Macomb, Illinois - 2006 to 2008 (part-time during school years)

      Sales Associate - The Gap - Chicago, Illinois - 2006 to 2007 (seasonal - full and part time)

      AFFILIATIONS

      • Illinois Education Association
      • National Education Association
      • Kappa Delta Pi ( Education Honor Society)
      • Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity

      HONORS

      • WIU Dean TMs List: 5 semesters
      • The Joseph J. Joseph Scholarship Award: all 4 years

      SKILLS

      • Computers: Microsoft Office (all software programs)
      • Languages: Conversational Spanish

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