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Jamie Ray

A Education; BA French; Endorsements in ELA, ESL31621 Gable, Livonia MI 48152 (734) 578-8382, Jray427@aol. To obtain a position in an elementary or middle school teaching position where I will promote a safe, enjoyable, and differentiated learning environment.


University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MIGraduation 07/2011

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Master of Arts in Elementary Education Endorsements in Language Arts (6th-8th grade), English as a Second Language (pending) GPA: 7.8/8.0 BA French Excelled in education courses Selected by Admissions Office administrator as a Student Ambassador to guide incoming students

Grand Valley State Allendale, MI Graduation 08/2001


TEACHING EXPERIENCE Teaching Intern, fourth grade Miller Elementary School Canton, MI 09/2010-01/2010 Created and implemented grade level curriculum for all subjects y Differentiated instruction for learners with a variety of abilities and needs y Utilized technology throughout classroom instruction y Aligned lessons to meet state academic content standards y Implemented Everyday Math, Lucy Calkins, Fountas and Pinnell, and FOSS Science Kits
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Math Tutor, third grade Mitchell Elementary School Ann Arbor, MI 10/2010-12/2010

Adapted Everyday Mathcurriculum for individual students needs y Preparedlesson plans, teaching materials andlearning activities based on students needs y Planned collaborative lessons in a team teaching setting y Created differentiated instruction to fit the needs of students

Summer Intern, kindergarten Summer Academy Field Elementary SchoolCanton, MI 07/2010-08/2010 Substitute Teacher Livonia Public Schools09/2001 12/2002 Preschool Teacher

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Assessed individual reading levels through use of running records Adapted math lessons using Everyday Math curriculum for individual students needs y Promoted discussion to enhance students understand in reading, writing, and comprehension

Designed lesson plans in teachers absence Taught wide range of students, kindergarten through grade twelve Instructed students in variety of subjects Create age appropriate lessons for thirty children

TLC PreschoolLivonia, MI05/2000 12/2002

Responsible for classroom of ten children Provide a safe environment for children ages 2-5 Communicate effectively with parents regarding childs progress TESOL certified, member of Michigan Reading Association, member of National Council of Teachers of Mathematics


OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE Global LT Ltd. Troy, MI Language Trainer Recruiter 08/2008/10/2009 Recruit instructors for over 35 languages Interview and hire foreign language instructors Train incoming teachers for teaching assignment Responsible for creating virtual lessons to present nationwide to teachers Chase Bank Warren, MI Assistant Manager 12/2002-08/2008 Interview potential branch candidates and fully staff new branch Educate new employees on operating systems Ran student bank in various elementary schools Manage tellers and other branch staff Responsible for ongoing training in sales, communication, and customer service Resolve customer and employee concerns Act as manager in his/her absence Sell products to best suit consumer needs


English, French MS Office- Excel, Word, PowerPoint; Skype, WebEx, Interactive Wipe Boards, Digital Camera, Flip Camera, Edmodo Enjoy cultural events, traveling, reading, and learning about other cultures. Find satisfaction in volunteering for community service projects, avid fan of baseball, downhill skiing, and photography. Available upon request


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