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Kristen Espe

Certified Early Childhood/Elementary Education


(614) 906-0079 kmespe@gmail.com

EMPLOYMENT TEACHER, Grade 1, Fall 2014-Present


Boston P-8, Aurora Public Schools, Aurora, Colorado
 Works with students from an urban background, English Language Learners (5
different languages in my classroom), and students who have disabilities.
 Aligns objectives and goals with Common Core Standards along with designing
lessons based off student’s individual developmental, academic, and social needs.
 Demonstrates classroom management skills.
 Collaborates and communicates student progress with students, parents, and fellow
colleagues in parent-teacher conferences, IEP meetings, READ plans, and grade-level
curriculum meetings.
 Works in an ISSN (International Studies School Network) school with the goal of
developing globally competent students, articulating the knowledge and skills
students need for the 21st century. Creates globally competent students through four
domains of: investigating the world, recognizing perspectives, communicating ideas,
and taking action.
 Active member of MTSS (Multi-Tiered System of Supports), a committee of educators
who aids in data-based problem-solving and decision making for supporting students
so that they may succeed.
 Participates in ILT (Instructional Leadership Team), a school leadership team who
analyzes and evaluates data to make instructional and academic decisions, plan
professional development, recommend and design the school’s master schedule,
communicates recommendations and decisions to faculty, collaborates with
administration, and helps recommend use of funds that supports school priorities.

Miami University, Oxford Ohio, May 2014, Graduated Magna Cum Laude
EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science in Education
Major: Early Childhood Education Minor: Special Education
Overall GPA: 3.75/4.0 GPA in Major: 3.83/4.0
Honors: Kappa Delta Pi Education Honor Society
Miami University’s Honors Program
Member of NAEYC/Ohio AEYC

Regis University, Denver Colorado


LDE Certificate- Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Education

LICENSURE Ohio Certification, Grades Pre-K-3


Colorado Professional Teacher Certification, Early Childhood Education
 Praxis II: Education of Young Children - Passed April 13, 2013
 Praxis PLT: Early Childhood - Passed August 7, 2013
 edTPA - Passed November 21, 2013
 Praxis II: Elementary Education Content Knowledge –Passed November 8, 2014
LDE Certificate