K.A.

Baton Rouge, LA

New York State-certified educator with background in English Literature, Secondary Education, and African Studies. Educator with a passion for social justice, educational equity, leadership development, youth empowerment. Seeking positions

Family & Consumer Sciences
Newspaper
Philosophy
Poetry
Reading
Writing
English Language Arts
English as a New Language/TESOL
Journalism
Literacy
Social Studies/History (General)
Economics
Geography
Government
US History
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Education
Teachers College, Columbia University
Masters, Teaching of English
2015 - 2017
Arizona State University
Bachelors, Secondary Education (English)
2010 - 2014
Experience
Founding English Teacher
Collegiate Baton Rouge - Baton Rouge, LA
09/2020 - Present
Founding Teacher
Brooklyn Emerging Leaders Academy - Brooklyn, NY
02/2017 - 08/2020
English Instructor
Williamsburg Charter High School - Brooklyn, NY
08/2015 - 02/2017
7th Grade English Language Arts & Literacy Teacher
Hyde Leadership Charter School - Bronx, NY
01/2015 - 07/2015
Student Teacher
Mountain Pointe High School - Phoenix, AZ
08/2014 - 12/2014
Certifications
English Language Arts
NY • 7th-12th
Subjects
English
8th-12th
6 years experience
certified
has degree in this subject
Electives
9th-12th
4 years experience
certified
has degree in this subject
Social Studies
8th-12th
2 years experience
certified
has degree in this subject
Languages
American Sign Language
French
German
Latin
Spanish
Instructional Skills
Culturally Responsive Pedagogy
Differentiation
Experiential Learning
Flipped Classrooms
Inquiry Based Instruction
International Baccalaureate
Kinesthetic Learning
Learning Stations Facilitation
Love and Logic Methodology
Montessori
PBIS
Project Based Learning (PBL)
Responsive Classroom
Restorative Justice Classroom Management
Social-Emotional Learning
Socratic Seminars
Universal Design for Learning (UDL)