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Barbara S. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Oct 5, 2010

Barbara S.

Former HS English Teacher
   United States
  |   Harbor Beach, MI
  |  7:17 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $25

I am a former high school English teacher. I quit teaching to stay home with my three young children. I enjoy reading, writing, and editing. I am an excellent researcher too. I am looking for creative work. I'm a solid worker; I deliver on deadline, and I'm easy to get along with.

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English Vocabulary Test (U.S. Version)
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U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Service Description

As a teacher I was responsible for effectively teaching Composition I, Composition II, Literature I, Literature II, Shakespeare, Expository/Technical Writing, 19th Century Literature, and 20th Century Literature courses. I also organized daily lessons to meet Michigan Curriculum Frameworks, edited student documents, developed diverse lesson plans meeting all student needs, supervised Accelerated Reader Program reading and testing, prepared students for MEAP testing, practiced effective classroom management skills, conferenced with administration, colleagues, and parents about student success, provided specialized care and instruction for individual students, attended in-service and departmental meetings, attended professional development conferences, collaborated with Huron County teachers to develop, write, and edit a Countywide Curriculum.


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Employment

Harbor Beach Community Schools
High School English Teacher
2003 - 2006
Harbor Beach Times
Freelance Journalist
2005 - 2005

Education

Saginaw Valley State University
Teacher Certification Program
2001 - 2003
Michigan State University
Bachelor of Arts, English
1997 - 2001
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