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Jessica Lauren Vilorio JVilorio@une.edu Objective: To obtain a position as a social science teacher in a middle school.

Teaching Experience: Somerset Virtual Academy Lead Global Teacher Miami, FL 08/2011 Present

Teach English, United States Government, United States History, Economics, Global Studies, and Psychology to international students who are part of the dual diploma program. Lead a team of six (6) teachers and five (5) grading assistants who also work with our international students. Administrative duties include monitoring and supporting at-risk students in the international dual diploma program, assisting with registration and enrollment of students, ensuring that teachers are maintaining safe, positive, and effective learning environments, and providing support to teachers. Somerset Virtual Academy Social Studies Teacher Part Time AP United States Government & Politics Instructor American Government Instructor (Regular and Honors levels) Mater Academy Charter School Social Studies Teacher & Head Swim Coach Hialeah Gardens, FL 07/2008 08/2011 Miami, FL 01/2011 06/2011

Taught 6th grade Geography, 7th grade Civics & Economics, 8th grade U.S. History, and 9th grade World History (Honors and Regular Level). Worked as a mentor to teens on the school moot court 7th grade Civics team leader for the 2010 2011 school year Close Up Washington D.C. middle school field trip advisor Varsity and Middle School Swim Team Coach Member of the Literacy Committee (2008 2009 school year) National Board Certification Take One Participant Saturday FCAT tutoring

Education: University of New England Graduate Student Biddeford, ME 06/2012 Present

Masters of Education student specializing in Educational Leadership (Expected graduation: May 2014) Courses taken include: Introduction to Educational Leadership, School Finance, School Law, Supervision and Evaluation of Instructional Personnel, Organizational Theory and Strategic Planning, Motivational Theory and Class Management, and Differentiation Theories and Strategies. Florida Atlantic University Non Degree Seeking Student Non degree seeking student taking education classes University of South Florida Non Degree Seeking Student Non degree seeking student taking education classes Florida International University Non Degree Seeking Student Non degree seeking student taking education classes University of South Florida Undergraduate Student Governmental and International Affairs Major Awarded Bachelor of Arts degree May 2007 USF Legislative Intern for 4 semesters Member of Student Government Senate and Supreme Court Tampa, FL 08/2003 05/2007 Miami, FL 01/2008 05/2008 Tampa, FL 05/2008 05/2010 Boca Raton, FL 8/2010 12/2010

Awards and Accomplishments: 2010 Middle School Social Studies Teacher of the Year for Miami Dade County 2010 Florida Social Studies Teacher of the Year Recognized as one of Florida Outstanding Social Studies Teachers of the Year for 2010 2011 Somerset Virtual Academy Teacher of the Year for 2011 Participant for NBPTS Take One Program Nominee for National Social Studies Teacher of the Year award

Professional Development: Participant for NBPTS Take One Program Gifted Endorsement Classes Nature/Needs Special Populations Counseling Curriculum Creativity Pre AP Workshop: Using visual materials in the social studies classroom Pre AP Workshop: Writing using SOAPSTONE in a social studies classroom Teaching the Holocaust seminar National Association for Gifted Children Annual Conference 2009 Advanced Teaching Strategies for Gifted Children Workshop IDEA Expo Program in National Security Crisis in Haiti Social Studies Teacher Introduction Program ESOL Endorsement Class CRISS (Creating Independence through Student-owned Strategies) Training

Extracurricular Work: Member of the Pearson/Prentice Hall Textbook Review Committee for middle school social studies texts (June 2010) United States Marine Corps Unit Volunteer (June 2011 Present)

Professional Organization Memberships: National Middle School Association (04/2008 Present) National Association for Gifted Children (11/2008 11/2011) ASCD (02/2009 12/2010) Miami Dade Council for the Social Studies (02/2010 Present) Florida Council for the Social Studies (02/2010 Present) National Council for the Social Studies (04/2011 Present)

Certifications: Professional Educators Certification Professional Educators Certification Professional Educators Certification Professional Educators Certification Professional Educators Certification Professional Educators Certification Gifted Endorsement FL & SC META Endorsement FL

Elementary Education K-6 - FL Social Science 6-12 FL Primary Education SC Elementary Education SC Middle Grades Social Studies - SC Social Studies - SC