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Felicia S. | Elance
 
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Felicia S.

Experienced Academic and Curriculum Writer
   United States
  |   Denver, CO

Overview

I am a veteran public school educator with fifteen years of teaching and school administration experience. I am extensive knowledge of the Common Core learning standards, its implementation in elementary and middle school settings, and the impact it has on schools and and teaching. I have a Master's Degree in Elementary Education, and state teaching endorsements in Linguistically Diverse Education (ESL).

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Feb 2, 2012|Academic Writing|$800|Completed
Aug 5, 2011|Academic Writing|$219|Completed
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Jun 24, 2011|Academic Writing|$356|Completed
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Jun 7, 2011|Academic Writing|$100|Completed
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Portfolio

This is a week long plan for a 6th grade class. Students wrote essay about their...
8th Grade Dilations Lesson
Model lesson for a teacher during a coaching session

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Academic Writing
U.S. Academic Writing Test
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Service Description

I am available for a variety of academic and curriculum projects including curriculum mapping, lesson plan construction, and state learning standards alignment. I have extensive experience in item writing using Common Core and other state standards, lesson and unit planning, and worksheet construction using CCSS in elementary and middle school math. I also have a strong pedagogical background in infusing art, health/wellness and movement into instructional practices. Additionally, my background in ESL has allowed me to create engaging speaking, reading, writing, and listening practices across all content areas.

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Employment

Girls Athletic Leadership School
Dean of Academics; Director of Curriculum;
2012 - Present
Manage Middle School content and teachers to ensure effective outcomes within departments Work with teachers to create and refine GALS curriculum documents (assessments, plans,data tracking),...
Bridge International Academies
Curriculum Writer
2011 - 2012
Provided curriculum development and support to an international company establishing schools in Kenya. Built a framework to create an elementary curriculum that meets the needs of a tri-lingual...
AXL Academy
Instructional Lead Teacher
2009 - 2010
Planned and executed Expeditionary teaching model for all content areas. Implemented workshop model teaching method for reading, writing, and mathematics instruction. Used a variety of teaching...
Lighthouse Academics Curriculum Consultant
Consultant
2007 - 2009
Assisted Vice President of Eastern Region on charter school renewal projects including: curriculum mapping, state standards alignment, and assessment creation. Edited second and third grade...
Bronx Lighthouse Academy
Teacher, School Leader
2006 - 2009
Directed Saturday school enrichment program that services 140 students in grades 3-6. Designed curriculum framework and wrote lessons using workshop model and constructivist math principles....
New York City Department of Education
Teacher
2000 - 2006
Implemented Teacher's College Reader's and Writer's Workshop model, Chicago Everyday Mathematics and TERC Mathematics curricula. Supervised a teaching assistant, providing feedback regarding...

Education

University of Colorado, Boulder
Bachelor's Degree, Sociology
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City College, City University of New York
Masters' Degree, Elementary Education
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Curriculum
academic writing
lesson plans
Common Core
ESL
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