Wayne E. Spitz
75 Crossroads Lane Rochester, NY 14612
585.227.5535 & 585.329.7335
The Children’s Institute – Master Observer
7/2010 – Present
Conduct Early Childhood Education classroom and teacher evaluations using research-based
instruments (Classroom Assessment Scoring System and Early Childhood Environmental Rating
Scale) for the 21 Century Schools program for the United States Department of Education.
Demonstrate reliability of observation using CLASS and ECERS with participation in co-
Two Doors Community Resource Center - Director
8/2006 – 2/2008
Recruited, coordinated, and supervised 20 volunteers for the Homework Assistance Program.
Enrolled program participants.
Managed monthly parent intake and involvement activities.
Organized and supervised field trips.
Composed written proposals for operation expenses.
Action for a Better Community – Education/Disability Specialist
6/2008 – 1/2010
Trained, supervised, and evaluated staff of 20.
Developed parent involvement activities for 200 parents.
Implemented the inclusion process for 32 children with special service needs.
Provided parent workshops on special education offerings.
Sears Holdings Inc – Project Consultant
11/2004 – 6/2006
Provided demonstrations and sales consultation for home improvement products and services.
Oregon Leopold Day Care Center – Executive Director
4/1980 – 11/2003
Supervised 30 staff members including teachers, program coordinators, paraprofessionals,
youth and senior workers, physically challenged employees, and interns.
Created written proposals to procure more than one-half million dollars in support revenue.
Implemented program development/expansion of service for seven sites to include infant care,
toddlers, school age, Universal Pre-K, after and before school care, and teen mothers child care.
Provided contract administration with Monroe County, Rochester City School District, USDA,
United Way, Visiting Nurse Services, Rochester Hearing and Speech center, and foster
Lead recruitment activities for volunteers, interns, and trainees.
SUNY Brockport, Master’s Degree in Public Administration
SUNY Fredonia, Bachelor’s Degree, Sociology
Grantsmanship Training Course Certificate from Grantsmanship Center, Los Angeles, CA.
New York State Requirements for Permanent Certification (N – 6)
Certification of Master Observer, Teachstone, Charlottesville, VA