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JESSICA  BOLDT  

boldtj@uni.edu  
(319)  521-­‐5926  

 
OBJECTIVE  
 
 
 
EDUCATION  
 
 

Seeking  a  teaching  position  in  an  elementary  level  classroom  that  encourages    
learning  and  development  of  all  students.      

 

 
University  of  Northern  Iowa,  Cedar  Falls,  IA  
Bachelor  of  Arts:  Elementary  Education    
§ Minor:  Leisure,  Youth  and  Human  Services  
§ 3.87/4.00  Cumulative  GPA  
§ Expected  Graduation  Date:  May  2016  
§ Dean’s  List:  Fall  2012-­‐Fall  2015  
 
OSHA  Certificate  •  Mandatory  Child  Abuse  Reporter  and  Dependent  Adult  Certificate  •  High  Risk    
Behaviors  and  Substance  Abuse  Certificate  •  CPR/AED  Certified    
   

 
CERTIFICATIONS  
 
 
 
 
FIELD  EXPERIENCES  
 
 
Student  Teaching  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Spring  2016  
 
 
rd
3  Grade-­‐  Skinner  North  Classical  School,  Chicago,  IL  
§ In  progress  
 
th
4  Grade-­‐  Okoboji  Elementary,  Okoboji,  IA  
§ Developed  and  carried  out  two  weeks  of  full  time  teaching    
§ Assisted  with  and  led  classroom  management,  routines  and  lessons  
§ Strategized  with  fellow  teachers  to  develop  lesson  topics    
 
Level  III    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fall  2015  
nd
 
2  Grade-­‐  Oak  Forest  Elementary,  Houston,  TX  
§ Observed  every  aspect  of  a  classroom  and  teacher  for  one  week  
§ Aided  the  teacher  in  small  group  and  large  group  lessons  and  preparation  
§ Taught  for  two  full  days  with  lead  teacher  observation  
Level  II  
st
 
1  Grade-­‐  Hansen  Elementary,  Cedar  Falls,  IA  
 
 
 
Spring  2014  
§ Planned  and  taught  two  math  lessons  on  subtraction  and  length  
§ Provided  aid  in  daily  activities  and  lessons  
§ Administered  spelling  tests  
§ Utilized  small  and  large  group  discussions  to  provide  students  with  better  understanding  
of  material    
Level  I  
2nd  Grade-­‐  Kittrell  Elementary,  Waterloo,  IA  
 
 
 
Spring  2013  
§ Observed  different  teacher  management  and  classroom  styles    
§ Worked  with  students  individually  and  in  small  groups  to  develop  literary  skills    
§ Assisted  teacher  with  daily  classroom  activities  
   
OTHER  TEACHING  EXPERIENCES  
 
Prairie  Lakes  Church  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fall  2013-­‐2015  
 
 
MOPS  Childcare,  2  year  old  teacher  
§ Provide  a  safe  and  fun  environment  for  children  to  grow  in  their  faiths  

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Communicate  with  families  to  ensure  comfort  in  the  care  of  their  children  
Prepare  and  teach  developmentally  appropriate  lessons    

Blackhawk  YMCA,  Waterloo,  IA    
 
 
 
 
May-­‐August  2015  
Summer  Camp  Staff    
§ Prepared  ideas  for  program  activities  to  keep  children  engaged    
§ Created  and  maintained  a  healthy,  safe  and  fun  environment  for  children    
§ Developed  positive  relationships  with  students  and  parents    
 
African  American  Children  and  Families  Conference    
 
 
February  2015  
Participant  
§ Expanded  personal  knowledge  varying  cultural  backgrounds  of  students  
§ Collaborated  with  colleagues  on  topics  affecting  African  American  students  
§ Gained  perspective  on  teaching  practices  to  help  all  students  

 

HACAP  Inn  Circle,  Cedar  Rapids,  IA    
 
 
 
 
May-­‐August  2014  
Youth  Summer  Programmer  
§ Worked  in  accordance  with  AmeriCorps  to  provide  youth  programming    
§ Developed  fun  and  academically  enriching  summer  programs  for  at-­‐risk    
§ Worked  with  the  community  to  provide  a  variety  of  opportunities  for  youth  
 
VOLUNTEER  EXPERIENCES  
 
Ridgeway  Assisted  Living    
 
 
 
 
 
Fall  2014-­‐2015  
Volunteer,  Sunday  program  planning  

 

 

 

 

 

Prairie  Lakes  Church  
 
 
Kidventure,  Sunday  School  Teacher  
 
Irving  Elementary  School      
 
Teammates  Mentor  

 

 

 

 

Spring  2014-­‐2015  

 

 

 

 

Fall  2012-­‐2015  

 
Prairie  Lakes  Church  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fall  2013-­‐2015  
 
 
The  Rock  Small  Group  Leader  
 
 
 
RELATED  ACTIVITIES    
 
 
 
Cedar  Valley  Viewpoint  Youth  Camp  
 
 
 
 
Summer  2012  
 
 
Field  Coordinator  Staff  Member  
§ Planned  and  coordinated  faith-­‐based  programming  for  middle  school  youth  
§ Collaborated  with  other  staff  members  to  provide  an  overall  faith  enriching  opportunity  
for  youth  campers  
§ Coordinate  work  in  the  community  for  campers  to  campers  to  complete  in  addition  to  
faith  based  worship  and  small  group  opportunities    
 
OTHER  WORK  EXPERIENCE  
 
 
 
Hy-­‐Vee,  Cedar  Rapids,  IA    
 
 
 
 
 
Summer  2010-­‐2015  
 
 
Cashier  
§ Greet  each  and  every  customer  with  a  smile    
§ Accommodated  customer  needs  and  store  operations  
§ Willingness  to  complete  a  variety  of  jobs  based  on  circumstances  
 
AFFILIATIONS  
 

 
 
Multicultural  Teaching  Alliance  
 
 
 
COLLEGE  ACTIVITIES    
 
 
 
Kappa  Delta  Pi  Honor  Society  
 
 
Dance  Marathon    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fall  2013-­‐2015                                                                                      

 
 

 
 

 
 

 
 

                               Spring  2014-­‐present    
 
Spring  2013-­‐present