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7140 Camino Del Rey ~ Rockford, Michigan 49341 (616) 481-1398 ~ OBJECTIVE To become a high school mathematics teacher that positively influences the lives of her students. EDUCATION Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan Bachelors of Science Major: Mathematics Minor: Psychology Emphasis: Education Accepted in Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society and Pi Mu Epsilon: Mathematics Honors Society G.P.A. of 3.924 Calvin Christian High School, Grandville, Michigan High School Diploma Graduated 8th in my class with a G.P.A. of 3.96 EXPERIENCE Sylvan Learning Center, Rockford, Michigan Instructor Lead a table with a 3:1 student-teacher ratio. Covered topics such as reading skills, study skills, writing skills, and mathematics. April 2013-Current August 2009-April 2013

August 2004-May 2009

Mill Creek Middle School, Comstock Park, Michigan August-November 2012 Student Teacher Acted as a full time teacher for a period of twelve weeks. Taught 4 sections of 6th grade mathematics class o Average class size was 20 students o Average of 3 English-Language Learners per class Stellenbosch, South Africa Teacher Assistant Study abroad program with GVSU, where I was able to teach all grade levels for a six week time period. o Average class size was 45-50 students o All English-Language Learners Allendale High School, Allendale, Michigan Teacher Assistant Helping with daily instruction, grading and classroom management in a Geometry and AP Calculus course. Created a three week unit on Polygon Area and Perimeter Access to SmartBoard and flipped classroom March-April 2012

January-March 2012

Calvin Christian High School, Grandville, Michigan Head Freshmen Volleyball Coach Led daily practices that developed volleyball skills My team had an overall record of 20-10-1 and District Championship title. Young Life 1279 Taylor Street, Jenison, Michigan 49428 Allendale High School Young Life Leader Mentored high school students to lead lives that have a purpose and meaning. Led weekly clubs and bible studies Leader of a girls cabin at Timber Wolf Camp Led a backpacking trip at Pictured Rocks and the Grand Tetons

August 2012-Current

August 2010-Current

Grand Valley State University (GVSU) August 2010-December 2011 Allendale, Michigan 49401 Mathematics Facilitator Led a Mathematics workshop for the entry level math classes. Aided a GVSU Mathematics Professor in the classroom. Provided outside assistance to those students who needed extra help. Private Tutor for Mathematics Tutor for students at Allendale High School Assisted individuals who were struggling in Mathematics and were seeking further help. AWARDS / ACHIEVEMENTS I Am Grand Valley Award Recipient A leadership recognition program for GVSU students Deans List All eight semesters of college Honor Roll : Gold All four years of high school January 2011-May 2011