Jordan M.

Maurice
1508 Doodler Dr. ▪ Sioux Falls, SD 57103 ▪ (605) 360-4817
Jordan.Maurice@k12.sd.us
http://mrmaurice.weebly.com/
OBJECTIVE
To obtain a teaching position in grades K-6.

EDUCATION
South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
Bachelor of Science in Education and Human Sciences. May 2016

Major and Certification: Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education (K-8) certificate from DSU

RELATED EXPERIENCE
Education Assistant. Horace Mann Elementary Bridges Program, Sioux Falls, SD. September 2016- Present.
Working alongside Jenny Griffiths in Regular Ed till November. Working alongside Jordan Cook in
Structure teach till present.

Substitute Teacher. Sioux Falls School District, Sioux Falls, SD. August 2016- September 2016. Implement
lesson plans of main teacher, interact with staff and children. Horace Mann Elem, 1st & 2nd.

Citibank Bright Horizons. Sioux Falls, SD. Co-Lead Teacher. May 2016- August 2016. Develop and
implement lesson plans, communicate with parents, interact and supervise children.

Student Teacher, Grades 5th and 6th. Elkton School District, for ELED, Elkton, SD. Spring 2016. Developed
and implemented lesson plans that integrated goals from cooperating teacher. Planned and taught 5 th and
6th grade ELA (English Language Arts), Computers and 5th grade Social Studies. Additionally, I’m
developing a TWS (teacher work shop) about parts of speech. Two lessons will be videotaped to analysis
my teaching, lesson, classroom management, and teacher effectiveness.

Great After School Place. Great After School Place, Brookings, SD. Hillcrest, Camelot, Methodist church,
Medary Summer 2013-Fall 2015. Interact with children, supervise children, and communicate with
parents of children.

Middle School Practicum Grade 7. Mickelson Middle School, Brookings, SD. October 2015- December
2015. Developing and implementing 2 lesson plans that integrated goals of cooperating teacher. Planning
lessons on making DNA and how genes change for Science. Evaluating students progress. Appling and
learning classroom management skills.

Elementary School Practicum Grade 5. Camelot Intermediate, Brookings, SD. February 2015-May 2015.
Developed and implemented 4 lesson plans that integrated goals of cooperating teacher. Planned and
taught verb tenses for English and box method for Math. Evaluated students progress. Applied classroom
management skills.

Student Teacher, Kindergarten. Fishback Center, for ECE, Brookings, SD. Fall 2014. Developed and
implemented lesson plans that integrate goals of cooperating teacher. Planned and taught stations for 2
weeks that focused on the water cycle, addition and number recognition, reading, showing a story through
writing and/or drawing and letter recognition and sound. Evaluated student’s progress. Provided input and
feedback to teaching team and parents. Applied classroom management skills.
Early Childhood Practicum Age 4 and 5 year olds. Fishback Center, for ECE, Brookings, SD. Summer 2014.
Developed and implemented lesson plans that integrate goals of cooperating teacher. Planned and taught
stations for a week that focused on insects, hand to eye coordination, letter recognition. Evaluated
student’s development. Provided input and feedback to teaching team and parents.

Study Abroad. Belize, Spring Break 2014. Interacted, involved and observed in a middle school setting
classroom for a full week. Students taught Spanish to me. As a team, worked together to build an outside
lunch area for the school district.

MEMBER
Member of Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program May 2015-Present
NEA

SPECIAL SKILLS
Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Evernote, Reflex, Khan Academy

Referee for Elkton high school Basketball

COUNTUEING EDUCATION
Edcamp Brookings, SD April 2nd 2016

Edcamp East River, SD Oct. 15th 2016