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Elementary School Teacher Sample Resume

  • Responsible for teaching basic academic, social and developmental skills mostly intructing students from Kindergarten to Grade 5
  • Administers praise and introduce abstract concepts instead of facts
  • Prepares materials and classrooms
  • Develop critical thinking skills and problem solving skills

John Dave

Elementary School Teacher

Phone: 999-999-9999
Address: 42, Example Street,
Los Angeles, CA 90001
  • Responsible for creating flexible elementary grade program to establish effective rapport with students.
  • Motivate the students to develop skills, knowledge, attitude provided for a good foundation for upper elementary grade education in accordance to each student's ability


Beginnings School

Pre-School Teacher

July 1993 to June 1994
  • Directed for handling grades 1, 2 and 3 and taught subjects like Social Sciences, Mathematics and Science 
  • Instructed students for reading, language arts, health, attitude, problem solving techniques and music
  • Handled strength of 20+ students and constructed daily lesson plans and scheduled activities
  • Interacted daily with the students, parents, teachers, administrators and coordinating with the other staff members
  • Selected books and instructional aids and maintained relevant records and reports 


ABC Public Schools

Substitute Teacher

July 1994 to June 1995
  • Established and enforced rules for behaviour and procedures for maintaning order among the students 
  • Adapt teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests
  • Instructed students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations
  • Created effective environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, bulletin boards and interest centers
  • Administers group standardized tests in accordance with state testing programs 
  • Observed and evaluated the students performances, behaviour, social development and physical health  
  • Contributed in curriculum development programs 

First Step School

First Grade Teacher

July 2000 to June 2003
  • Handled the curriculum and extra-curriculum courses for the school as per the standards
  • Observed and evaluated students performances and designed courses on the basis of individual students requirements
  • Utilize curricula that reflect the diverse educational, cultural, and linguistic backgrounds of the students served
  • Created projects designed to enhance lectures
  • Translated lesson plans into learning expereinces so as to best available time for instruction
  • Managed group standardized tests in accordance to to the state testing program
  • Supervised students in out-of-classroom activities during the day 

Sacred Heart Elementary Schools

First Grade Teacher

July 1995 to June 2000
  • Developed and managed approved curriculum, corrects homeworks, administers tests, to evaluate performances
  • Managed field trips, visits by guests speakers and guide students in learnings from those activities
  • Keep attendance records, maintains disciplines, 
  • Created instructional resources for use in the classroom
  • Planned, prepared and delivered instructional lessons, conduct activties, demonstration and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question and investigate 
  • Tutored students on individual basis and comunicated with the parents


Westfield University

Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education (K-8)

1990 to 1993

Longwood Community College

Certificate of completion in Child Development & Elementary Education

1986 to 1986

Certificate in Cross Cultural Language in Academic Development (CLAD)

2003 to 2003
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