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Emma Hamilton

96 Berwick Road
Delmar, New York 12054
Cell: (518) 817-3103
e.c.h.1125@me.com

Lynchburg College
PO Box 4214
1501 Lakeside Drive
Lynchburg, Virginia 24501
Hamilton_e1@students.lynchburg.edu

OBJECTIVE To obtain a full time, Special Education, teaching position (K-12).
EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science, Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, Virginia, May 2015
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies, Special Education Emphasis (K-12)
GPA: 3.38
LICENSURE
Special Education teacher licensure for K-12 completed in May 2015
RELATED COURSEWORK
Introduction to Behavior Modification, Social Psychology, Intermediate Spanish,
Teaching English as a Foreign Language
RELATED EXPERIENCE
Student Teacher, Sixth Grade, Bedford Middle School, Bedford, Virginia,
Spring 2015
• Prepared lesson plans for sixth grade subjects in line with the Standards of
Learning
• Taught lesson plans full time in sixth grade
• Participated in school meetings
Student Teacher, Kindergarten and First Grade, Bedford Primary School,
Bedford, Virginia, Spring 2015
• Observed and Assisted Cooperating Teacher as she taught kindergarten and
first grade
• Developed and taught lesson plans for kindergarten and first grade subjects in
line with the Standards of Learning
• Taught math and reading in both inclusion and pullout settings
• Helped individual students with specific skills that were included in their IEPs
• Participated in school meetings and activities
Camp Counselor/Teacher, First Grade through Fifth Grade, Universidad Viña
del Mar, Chile, Winter 2015
• Developed lesson plans for Chilean students ages 6 through 11
• Focused on teaching basic English and introducing aspects of American
culture
• Taught a group of first graders English and assisted with other grades

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Field III Teacher Assistant, High School, Heritage High School, Lynchburg,
Virginia, Fall 2014
• Observed a high school cooperating teacher two to three times per week as she
assisted students in a resource classroom
• Worked with students on specific math skills that met the Standards of
Learning
• Assisted the cooperating teacher in providing help to special education
students in all subjects
Field II Tutor, Book Buddies Kindergarten, T.C. Miller Elementary School,
Lynchburg, Virginia, Spring 2014
• Developed lesson plans to target certain problem reading areas for a special
needs kindergarten student, as well as assist them in meeting the Standards of
Learning requirements
• Worked one-on-one with student to improve comprehension, decoding, and
sight word knowledge
• Developed games and activities to engage the student in multiple Bloom
Levels
Field I Teacher Assistant, Fourth Grade, T.C. Miller Elementary School,
Lynchburg, Virginia, Spring 2013
• Observed a fourth grade classroom
• Helped teacher organize paperwork and grade assignments
• Assisted teacher in classroom management
• Worked with individual students on seat work to ensure understanding
WORK HISTORY
Sales Associate, Gap Inc., Colonie, New York, 2012-present
Lead Phonathon Caller, Annual Fund, Lynchburg, Virginia, 2014-present
COMPUTER SKILLS
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Powerpoint
Microsoft Excel

Smart Board
Web 2.0 Tools
Google Docs

Twitter
Instagram
Facebook

ACTIVITIES AND AWARDS
• Member of Kappa Delta Pi: Education Honor Society, 2014- current
• Deans List: Fall 2013, Spring and Fall 2014.Winter 2015
• Honorable Mention: Fall 2011, Spring 2012 and 2013
• Lynchburg College Senior Gift Committee: 2015
• Lynchburg College Equestrian Show Team: 2011-2013
REFERENCES
Available upon request