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MELANIE WIEDERHOLD

533 8TH AVE, NEW HYDE PARK, NY 11040 (516) 286-2475 MELWIEDERHOLD@GMAIL.COM

EDUCATION
Hunter College, City University of New York
Masters in Adolescent Mathematics Education, expected May 2017
GPA 4.0
Excellence in Academics and Teaching Award in Adolescent Mathematics Education

State University of New York at Geneseo


Bachelor of Science in Biology, May 2013
GPA 3.9
Phi Beta Kappa, Tri Beta National Honor Society, Deans List

CERTIFICATIONS

NYSTCE ALST, EAS, and CST in Mathematics

TEACHING FIELDWORK E XPERIENCE

Academy of American Studies, Long Island City, NY January to June 2017


Student Teacher
Led instruction in two Common Core Geometry classes of approximately 30-35 tenth graders
Collaborated with cooperating teacher on planning, creating lesson materials, assessments, and grading
Worked individually and in small groups with students during office hours

Academy of American Studies, Long Island City, NY September to December 2016


Observed math teachers and assisted students individually and in groups with completing classwork
Created and led short geometry activities with small group and whole class
Assisted teachers with lesson material preparation
Long Island City High School, Long Island City, NY September to December 2015
AVID Tutoring with small group of approximately 6 students
Observed math teachers and assisted students with completing classwork

TEACHING/TUTORING E XPERIENCE
Sponsors for Educational Opportunity, New York, NY February 2016 to Present
Math Instructor
Taught two Saturday Academy Precalculus classes of approximately 20 tenth graders (Spring 2017)
Taught two Saturday Academy SAT Math classes of approximately 20 eleventh graders (Fall 2016)
Taught weekday after-school trigonometry class of approximately 12 tenth grade students (Spring 2016)
Substitute taught Saturday Academy classes of approximately 20 ninth or tenth grade students (Spring
2016)

Dolciani Math Learning Center, Hunter College, New York, NY October 2015 to December 2016
Supervisor and Problem Session Leader
Supervised Pre-Math 101 Workshop, a remedial workshop to prepare students for College Algebra
Led problem sessions of approximately 15 students for College Algebra and Precalculus
Held drop-in tutoring hours for College Algebra and Precalculus

Mathnasium--The Math Learning Center, New Hyde Park, NY September 2013 to January 2017
Tutor
Tutored children grades 1-12 in mathematics
Provided homework help, test preparation, and instruction in Mathnasium curriculum to a group of 2-4
students after school or on weekends
East Harlem Tutorial Program, New York, NY September 2014 to July 2015
Assistant Teacher, Middle School Program
Supported and executed after-school mathematics activities and facilitated a Google CS club for a class of
approximately 15 students
Provided homework help to sixth grade students during the school year
Assisted Lead STEM Teacher in instruction of Lego Mindstorms EV3 Curriculum to two classes of 20-25
sixth grade students and led an arts and crafts club for a class of approximately 20 sixth grade students
during the summer
SUNY Geneseo Biology Department, Geneseo, NY September 2011 to May 2012
Ecology Tutor
Provided students with homework help and test preparation during weekly office hours
Assisted professor with grading assignments
INTERNSHIPS

University of Colorado Mountain Research Station, Boulder, CO June 2012 to August 2012
Research Experience for Undergraduates
Collaborated with University of California, Merceds Alpine Treeline Warming Experiement
Developed and conducted an independent research project to monitor the growth of limber pine seedlings
under simulations of global warming on Niwot Ridge
Analyzed data and presented results to other laboratory groups at Mountain Research Station
Livingston County Planning Department, Geneseo, NY June 2011 to August 2011
Ash Tree Inventory/Emerald Ash Borer Internship
Identified, measured, and mapped the location of ash trees on public land with a team of three other interns
Monitored ash trees on public land for signs of emerald ash borer infestations

RELATED SKILLS
Familiar with Microsoft Excel, Minitab, SmartBoard, Geometers Sketchpad, and graphing calculators

REFERENCES
Available upon request