1112 Hammond Street firstname.lastname@example.org
Lansing, MI 48910 www.msu.edu/user/shepar52
Certified to teach any secondary science subject (DX Certification)
Also Highly Qualified to teach Biology and Chemistry
Obtain a teaching job in a middle school, junior high, or high school teaching
science and coaching Science Olympiad or a sport.
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 2002-Present
Teacher Certification Program
Cumulative GPA: 4.0 on a 4.0 scale
Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI 1993-1997
Bachelor of Science Degree
Major: Biology, Minor: Chemistry
Cumulative GPA: 3.2 on a 4.0 scale
Lansing Community College, Lansing, MI 1993
General Education Courses
Cumulative GPA: 3.62 on a 4.0 scale
Internship at Holt Junior High School, Holt, MI August 2004-May 2005
Assumed total responsibility for unit and daily lesson planning for two
seventh grade science classes beginning the first week of school.
Used many different sources during planning, including internet, peers,
books, and textbooks.
Established classroom rules and routines.
Worked with special education teacher to adapt and modify assignments
and curriculum when needed.
Prepared students for year end assessment test.
Helped students organize portfolios of their work to be presented at
student-led conferences in the spring.
Coached Science Olympiad and seventh grade girls’ volleyball.
Established curriculum for science based elective class including scientific
method and processes.
Created and maintained website for students, parents, and other teachers
to access, which included unit plans, daily in-class activities, homework,
future projects, quizzes, and tests, school-wide activities, and other
Participated in staff professional development activities on Wednesday
Haslett High School, Haslett, MI January 2003-April 2003
Tutored Sudanese student in chemistry.
Haslett Middle School, Haslett, MI October 2002-April 2003
Observed and participated in lessons, labs, classroom management
strategies, teaching, tutoring, and grading in an eighth grade science class,
4 hours per week.
Planned and taught several lessons.
Community Connections Learning Center, Lansing, MI
October 2002-December 2002
Observed and participated in lessons and activities in high school level
classroom at an alternative education facility, 2 hours per week.
Led class discussions on various topics.
Ingham Intermediate School District, MI March 2001-present
Substitute teaching in all grades (K-12) and subjects.
2002-2003 Student Advisory Committee, class representative for TE 401 and
402, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2001-2002 Literacy tutor for the Capital Area Literacy Coalition, Lansing, MI
2002-present Member of Michigan Science Teachers Association. Attended and
volunteered at 2003, 2004, and 2005 annual conferences.
2004 Attended SIMS training seminar for teaching test taking and
writing across the curriculum.
2005 Participated in alternative math assessment at Holt Junior High.
Evaluated and graded students’ math project presentations as a
form of their final exam.
2004 Attended training seminar for using Inspiration software program.
2004-2005 Attended weekly staff professional development meetings at Holt
Geoffrey Stauffer Sarah Poirier
Mentor Teacher Language Arts and Social Studies Teacher
Holt Junior High, Holt, MI Holt Junior High, Holt, MI
(517) 699-7669 (517) 699-
Dr. Johnny Scott Laurie Meyers
Principal Special Education/Resource Teacher
Holt Junior High, Holt MI Holt Junior High, Holt, MI
Charles W. Anderson
Professor of Teacher Education
Michigan State University, East
MS Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Office
Adobe Reader and Photoshop
Email communication with parents and students
Grading software Webspeed and whatever they use at Haslett Middle