Resume

Amy Burghardt

Phone: (306) 338-8313
E-mail: burghara@uregina.ca

OBJECTIVE_____________________________________________________________

Bachelor of Education (Elementary) graduate seeking a full-time teaching opportunity with a preference for Kindergarten to Grade 5.
EDUCATION____________________________________________________________

2008 – present    Bachelor of Education (Elementary)
University of Regina, Regina, SK
Completion April 2012

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT________________________________________

2011 40 Fundamental Assets Conference, (E)merging Professionalism Conference

2010  P.L.A.C.E. (Professional Learning as Community Experience), Project Wild,          Treaties in the Classroom

SKILLS AND ABILITIES_________________________________________________

– interned in a grade 3 class teaching various subject areas
– develop engaging and diverse lesson plans
– work effectively with fellow teachers, administration, and parents
– creatively adapt lesson plans to meet needs of the learner
– able to improvise when scheduled plans are shifted
– work with fellow teachers to create and teach flexible groups of multi-grade students
– creatively employ self-developed lesson plans using a variety of teaching strategies
– effectively assist to organize extra-curricular events
– experience assisting in coaching volleyball
– computer skills: PowerPoint, Internet; able to create and operate blog pages

TEACHING EXPERIENCE________________________________________________

Internship: August – December, 2011

School: Henry Janzen School, Regina, SK

Supervising Teacher: Mrs. Chera Miller

Assignment: Taught grade 3 in a special ability diverse classroom

Responsibilities:  

 -developed, taught, and evaluated science units on structures   and materials, magnetism and static electricity; health unit on healthy bodies; art unit on the environment; language arts novel study on Beezus and Ramona; math group unit on numbers to 18
– active participant in goal setting conferences discussing RAD and initial Mathematical Assessment
– organized a field trip for forty students to University of Regina Tipi Raising
– was responsible for school ground and lunchroom supervision
– assisted in coaching girls B volleyball
– assisted with the organization of a school dance and hotdog sale

RELATED EXPERIENCE_________________________________________________

April 2012 – present     Early Childhood Educator                                                                                                                 Emerald Park Child Care                                                                                               Emerald Park, SK

-responsible for care of children aged 6 months to 12 years                                               -assist in planning activities, outings, and goals based around Play and Exploration                -work closely with other educators to plan activities

Jan. 2012 – May 2012    Early Childhood Educator
Stepping Stones Daycare
Regina, SK

– responsible for children; toddler to age 12
– assist in preparing activities

June – Aug. 2010    Early Childcare Home Worker
Home of Regina family
Regina, SK

– responsible for two girls, 4 and 6 years old
– planned activities/crafts

ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS____________________________________________

Interests:
– Arts and crafts
– Volleyball
– Reading/Writing
– Baking/Cooking

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