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Angela Marocco
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To obtain a teaching position where I am able to create a safe community of learners, so that all students can flourish academically and socially.



• Colorado Teacher Certification: Elementary Education and English Language Arts
• Michigan Test for Teacher Certification: Elementary Education and Language Arts Certification
• Praxis Elementary Education Content Knowledge Test
• American Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certification



Michigan State University           
East Lansing, MI
Masters of Arts in Educational Technology
• 4.0 grade point average
​• Completed studies overseas in Dublin, Ireland

Michigan State University           
East Lansing, MI
Bachelors of Arts in Elementary Education
• Undergraduate Major: Elementary Education (K-5 all subjects)
• Teaching Major: Language Arts (Grades 7-12)
• 3.7 grade point average
• Honors diploma recipient/Dean’s List Student

East Lansing Public Schools          
East Lansing, MI
Internship Program
• Completed a year-long intensive internship program
• 4.0 grade point average
Teaching Experiences


Munroe Elementary School (Denver Public Schools)                          
Denver, CO
Third Grade Teacher


Classroom Responsibilities 
• Incorporated technology into content and pedagogy using Promethean Boards, Netbooks, iPads, web based tools, document cameras, Accelerated Reader and Accelerated Math 
• Designed original technology based lesson plans and adapted lesson plans from curriculum 
• Implemented the following curriculum programs: Everyday Math, Tracks Science, and The Six Traits of Writing 
• Integrated literacy instruction with guided reading and writer’s workshop 
• Platoon taught writing with a blended learning model 
• Designed technology based formative and summative assessments 
• Administered TCAP testing, ACCESS ELL testing, weekly running records and school wide writing assessments 
• Modified curriculum and instruction to meet the needs of English Language Learners 
• Communicated with parents daily and at parent-teacher conferences 
• Met weekly with grade level members and instructional coach for co-planning and reflecting 
School Leadership 
• Implementer of Accelerated Reader and Accelerated Math pilot program 
• Member of the Parent Communication and Engagement Committee 
• Facilitator of after school tutoring club 
• Participant of biweekly professional development in the area of guided reading 
• Presenter of Common Core professional development for school staff 


Windemere Park Charter Academy (National Heritage Academies)   
Lansing, MI
Third Grade Teacher/Fourth Grade Teacher
• Grade Level Teacher Leader, Chair of Moral Focus Committee, After School Math Club Teacher, and Accelerated Reader building advisor
• Implemented the following curriculum programs: Think Math, Lucy Calkins Writing, Delta Foss Science, Open Court Reading, Accelerated Reader, and The Six Traits of Writing
• Administered NWEA MAP testing and MEAP testing

East Lansing Public School District: Donley Elementary                        

East Lansing, MI
Internship Teacher
• Full year internship in a third grade classroom
• Member of the Mathematics School Improvement Team and the Growing Readers book Club
• Volunteer for Odyssey of the Mind, Literacy Night and March is Reading Month
• Substitute taught throughout the school year of internship year

Teaching Related Work


Lansing Public School District: Bingham Elementary                            
Lansing, MI                                                               
America Reads/America Counts Tutor
• Provided one-on-one tutoring for a native Spanish speaker
• Assisted and observed in a second grade classroom
• Helped to organize and lead the after school program and founded a 4-H recreational club
Volunteer Work


• 2011 Windemere Park Charter Academy Spelling Bee Volunteer
• 2009 Donley Elementary judge for the regional and state Odyssey of the Mind competitions
• 2004-2009 Volunteer coordinator for an MLK celebration program at local elementary schools
• 2005-2008 Chair of volunteer dinners for the Ronald McDonald House in Lansing, Michigan
Scholarships and Awards

• 2006-2009 Recipient of the Arens Education Scholarship at Michigan State University
• 2004 Recipient of the Huron Valley Lions Club Scholarship, Michigan State Troopers Scholarship, The SET Fund Scholarship, and The James Faust Memorial Scholarship
• Art work displayed in the 2007-2009 Michigan State University Photography Exhibition and the 2008 Michigan State University Art History Undergraduate Exhibit

Leadership Roles

• 2004-2008 Community Service Chair of TEAM (Tomorrow’s Educators for the Advancement of Multicultural Students) at the MSU College of Education
• 2004-2005 AmeriCorps member, a national volunteer program
• 2004-2005 4-H leader for an after school club at Bingham Elementary in Lansing, MI

Technology Skills 


• Experience with web-designing and repurposing technology tools for classroom use
• Proficient in using SMART board technology, document cameras, overhead projector, LCD projector, video and digital camera, Photoshop, I Movie and Mac/PC computers
Professional Development 


August 2011                      
The Flippen Group                                         
Capturing Kids’ Hearts Teacher Training
• Training on classroom management and building community in the classroom
July 2010                           
Gurian Summer Institute                              
Gender Specific Learning Training
• Three day training session encompassing how boys and girls learn differently in the classroom

August 2009                      
National Heritage Academies                        
New Teacher Orientation
• Seminars attended: CHAMPS, Think Math and Open Court Reading

August 2009                       
Windemere Park Charter Academy             
Shirley Poulton: Six + 1 Writing Traits
• Training on implementing and incorporating the Six Traits of Writing curriculum

September 2009                 
Windemere Park Charter Academy             
Cultural Diversity Training
• Workshop to implement diversity and cultural awareness in educational settings



References Available Upon Request
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