Kelvin & Wendy: Wendy's Resume Search

Wendy Thompson
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wendy@wendyandkelvin.com	 
Professional
Objective
To collaborate with an innovative team of educators in making the learning process exciting and engaging for students

 

Experience

Stenstrom Elementary School, Oviedo, FL

1999-Present 3rd Grade Teacher

  • Grade Level Team Leader (Grade 3) 2000-2001
  • After-school Tutorial Program Teacher (Grade 4) 2000-2001
    • Implemented integrated science/life skills curricular project utilizing egg hatching
    • Piloted e-reader technology integration project for intermediate grades

Pine Crest Elementary School, Sanford, FL

1996-1999 3rd Grade Teacher
1995-1996 4th Grade Teacher

  • After-school Tutorial Program Coordinator 1997-99
  • After-school Tutorial Program Teacher (various grade levels) 1996-97
  • Social Committee Co-chair 1997-98
  • Student Assistance Team Member 1996-98
  • Technology Committee Member 1996-98
    • Hired as part of school-wide staff change for "Break-the-Mold" Project
    • Coached team members in integrating technology into curriculum
    • Integrated "Life Skills" and "Brain-Based Classroom" approaches into classroom teaching

Thacker Avenue Elementary, Kissimmee, FL

1993-95 4th Grade Teacher 1992-93
Varying Exceptionalities Teacher (Grades 4 & 5)

  • Grade Level Team Leader (Grade 4) 1994-95
  • Summer School Teacher (Grade 5) 1995
  • Child Study Team Member 1992-94
  • Discipline Committee Member 1993-94
    • Rebuilt Varying Exceptionalities program to conform with county / state guidelines
    • Created and put into operation a cafeteria discipline program
    • Integrated curriculum with technology
 
	
Presentations &
Faculty Development

Advanced Computer Academy, Seminole County Public Schools, Maitland, FL
Collaborated in curriculum writing, Summer 2000
Facilitated sessions, Summer 2000 - Present

Florida Character Education Conference, Maitland, FL
Presented Life Skills, Spring 1999

Behavioral Leadership Academy, Florida Diagnostic & Learning Resource System (FDLRS), Orlando, FL
Presented Life Skills, Fall 1998

Tier II Summer Institute, Orlando, FL
Presented Life Skills / Procedures / Brain-Based Classroom, Summer 1998

Thacker Elementary School, Kissimmee, FL
Presented Power Writing strategies to Thacker Elementary staff and teachers from out-of-county schools, Spring 1994

 

Professional
Development

Numerous in-service workshops and seminars including training in:
Kovalik Approach; Literacy Learning; Cooperative Learning; Action to Meet Diverse Needs; Power Writing; Clinical Education; Integration of Technology and Learning; ESOL Certification

 

Education

Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL Bachelor of Science - May, 1992

Majors:
Elementary Education (K-6)
Specific Learning Disabilities (K-12)
Early Childhood Education

 

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Page Created: June, 2000
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Author: Wendy Thompson
Contact: kthompso@mail.ucf.edu
at the University of Central Florida