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Experience

University High School, Johnson City TNAugust 2010 - present
Employed as teacher

  • Teach Biology, AP Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology

Elizabethton High School, Elizabethton TNAugust 2003 – 2010
Employed as teacher

  • Served as science department chairman multiple times
  • Taught Anatomy & Physiology, Chemistry I, and Life Science
  • Coordinated and supervised the participation of Chemistry I students in National Chemistry Week
    activities at Eastman Chemical Company on numerous occasions
  • Serve as senior sponsor, supervised the ushers & marshalls for both Honors Day and Graduation
    ceremonies, served as prom coordinator for senior proms
  • Elected to Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers
  • Wrote and received a Helping Teachers Teach grant to purchase supplies for Anatomy classes
  • Selected as an alternate for the nationally competitive Japan Memorial Fulbright Program
  • Elected to Who’s Who Among America’s Businesspeople and Professionals

Sea Life Park, Oahu Hawaii June 2008 – August 2008
Education Intern

  • Conducted conservation education lessons for children’s day camps
  • Developed high school educational programs based on state curriculum standards
  • Assisted guests with hands-on educational activities such as turtle touches & tide pool touches

Sullivan North High School, Kingsport TN August 2001 – August 2003
Employed as science teacher

  • Taught Biology I, Chemistry I, Life Science, and Biology Gateway Remediation
  • Wrote and received a Putting Children First grant from Eastman Chemical Company to implement
    gel electrophoresis activities in the classroom allowing biology students to perform DNA
    fingerprinting experiments
  • Coordinated and supervised the participation of Chemistry I students in National Chemistry Week
    activities at Eastman Chemical Company

East Tennessee State University Upward Bound Program, Johnson City TN
Employed as science teacher

  • Taught course on bioethics during June 2003 – July 2003 session
  • Taught course on weapons of mass destruction during June 2002 – July 2002 session
  • Taught microbiology course (both lecture and lab portions) during June 2001 – July 2001 session

Education

Milligan College, TN Aug. 1994 – May 1998 and June 2000 – Aug. 2001

  • Graduated in May 1998 with a B.S. in Biology and a Chemistry minor
  • Received Masters degree in Education in August 2001
  • Active Master’s +30 teaching license – certified 415 Biology and 416 Chemistry
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