Katelynn Marie Hayward

• Cell: (989) 598-4497 • Email: Khollerback4047@gmail.com, holler10@msu.edu

Objective:

To inspire children and instill a love of learning and knowledge through student’s unique
learning styles.

Education:

Michigan State University,
Master of Arts in Teaching and Curriculum, Expected Spring 2016. GPA 3.94
Bachelor of Arts, May 2011. GPA 3.64
Major: Elementary Education; Teaching Major: Language Arts

Certification

Teaching certificate obtained in June 2012
Highly qualified K-5 All Subjects
Highly qualified 6-8 Language Arts

Teaching Experience:

Bangor Township Schools, Bay City, Michigan
July 2012- Present, Kindergarten Teacher
 Taught core subjects in whole groups and small groups
 Differentiated literacy and math instruction through an RTI model
 Involved in districts current curriculum development
 Communicate regularly with parents, community, and colleagues to create a positive
work environment for students
 Involved with school improvement and school climate committees
Lewton Elementary, Lansing, Michigan
August, 2011- April 2012, Yearlong internship in an all day kindergarten.
 Observed a variety of lessons and classroom management techniques
 Taught all subject areas to entire class and in small group format
 Planned units and weekly schedules
 Employed classroom management skills
 Differentiated for individual students
 Took full responsibility of the classroom for 7 consecutive weeks
Murphy Elementary, Haslett, Michigan
September, 2010 –April 2011, 4thGrade student assistant. 4 hrs/week
• Observed classroom activities and management techniques
• Helped students with Individual work
• Taught a Social Studies, Science, Math, and Literacy lesson to the entire class
Forest View Elementary, Lansing, Michigan
January 2010 -April 2010, 1stGrade student assistant. 3 hrs/week
• Worked at a literacy center with small groups
• Read books to the class and asked comprehension questions
North Elementary, Lansing, Michigan
January 2009-April 2009, Special Education student assistant. 2 hrs/week
 Observed and applied a variety of strategies based upon student needs
 Worked one on one with students to complete work

Teaching-related
Experience:

Twistars USA, DeWitt, Michigan; Gymnastics Coach
January, 2009 – May 2012, 4 years
• Taught recreational classes age 18 months to 16 years old
• Frequently the coach with the most gymnasts reenrolled for the next session
 Highly sought after by students and parents
• Coached competitive gymnasts and followed them to competitions
• Managed parent meetings and sent out informational letters
Camp Fire USA, Midland, Michigan; Day Camp Counselor
Summer 2008
• Responsible for outdoor recreational activities
• Planned and supervised daily art activities
• Monitored students on field trips
Perry Woodard School of Dance, Bay City, Michigan; Dance Instructor
September 2003- August 2008, 5 years
• Growth of responsibility over 5 years
• Taught dance technique to students
• Choreographed dance routines for yearly recital that exceeded parent expectations
 Communicated with parents on a regular basis about students progress
 Connected well with young students, even ones with separation anxiety
 Recruited to be an assistant for veteran instructors
 Became an instructor with assistants of my own

Other Work
Experience:

Committee
Experience:

Technology:

Saginaw Medical Federal Credit Union, Saginaw, Michigan; Teller/Assistant
Summer 2009, 2010, 2011
 Waited on members as a teller and in call center
 Plenty of practice working with adults on a professional level

• School Climate Committee
 Kindergarten Steering Committee
 March is Reading Month Committee
 PTA
 School Improvement Team (SIP)
 Promoting academic success for Boys of Color (PAS)
Proficient in:
• Word
• Personal Blog
• Digital Stories
 ELMO

Power Point
Basic Website Design
Smart Board
iPads

Excel
Wiki Spaces
Promethean Board
Chromebooks