Patrick McNally
139 Fairview Ave. Lansing, MI 48912 ⋅ (810) 513-6523 ⋅ mcnall56@msu.edu
OBJECTIVE
To obtain a position as a self contained general education K-5, resource room K-12, or language arts K-8
educator.
CERTIFICATIONS AND ENDORSEMENTS
Elementary Education
Learning Disabilities (SM)
Language Arts
Urban Education Endorsement
American Red Cross CPR and First Aid
EDUCATION
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
Bachelor of Arts, Education,
Major: Special Education
Teaching Major: Language Arts
• Member of the Urban Education Cohort Program
• 3.5/4.0

May 2015

May 2014

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Gardner Academy
Lansing, MI
Intern
Grade Level: 7-8
Jan. 2015 – April 2015
• Oversaw a caseload of 24 special education students
• Taught 3 sections of study skills and supervised 2 hours of an accommodations lab
Mt. Hope STEAM
Lansing, MI
Intern
Grade Level: 5
Aug.2014 – Dec. 2014
• Taught all subjects including, engineering, art, music, and physical education
• Empowered student learning through use of technology
• Spearheaded fundraiser to pay for fifth grade field trip, raised $450 which paid for all students
• Designed project based learning unit
Mt. Hope Elementary School
Lansing, MI
Student Aid
Grade Level: 4/5
Sept. 2013 – April 2014
• Actively observed classroom activities and behavioral management techniques
• Taught lessons in literacy, mathematics, science, and social studies
Haslett High School
Haslett, MI
Student Aid
Resource Room
Sept. 2012 – Dec 2012
• Actively observed classroom activities and behavioral management techniques
• Assisted special education students on an individual basis with their classwork
Lyons Elementary School
Student Aid

Lansing, MI
Grade Level: 1

Sept. 2012 – Dec. 2012

Examined literacy development of individual students and taught individualized literacy lessons

ISK Refugee School
Maastricht, Netherlands
Student Aid
Grade Level: 9-12
May 2012
• Developed and taught a lesson plan about the United States to refugee students from around the world
• Refined ESL skills to work between language barriers
TEACHING-RELATED EXPERIENCE
Study Abroad Program Assistant
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan
Sept. 2013 – May 2014
• Guided MSU pre-internship teachers around the Netherlands, France, and Germany
• Directed informational meetings prior to the trip
• Designed lessons on culture and constructed student assignments
• Assessed student work
Supervisor
MSU Greenline
East Lansing, Michigan
May 2013 – May 2015
• Promoted from caller to supervisor after one year at Greenline
• Facilitated a team of 10-15 student callers
• Trained and prepared students to call several different campaigns
• Provided feedback and evaluated students to improve communication skills and performance
• Catalogued weekly statistics on individual caller and team performance
• Earned over $120,000 on the phones as an individual
• Team earnings total about $300,000
Head Swim Coach
Flushing Valley Country Club
Flushing, Michigan
May 2010 – Aug. 2010
• Promoted from Assistant Swim Coach to Head Coach after one summer
• Coached kids 6-18 in a summer swim league “Interclub”
• Created the line up for each meet.
• Scheduled team events throughout the season.
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE
Detailer
Autopride Collision

Flint, MI,

May – Aug. 2011

TECHNOLOGY
Proficient in: Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Google Sites, Weebly, iMovie, Elmo Digital Presenter,
Promethean Board, Nearpod, LearnBoost, Reflex Math, IXL Math, Raz-Kids
HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENT
Michigan State University Deans List: Fall: 2011, 2012, 2013 Spring: 2011, 2013.
MSU Greenline: Caller of the Week, Caller of the Month, Caller of the Year, Mentor of the Month, Most
Money.