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CHARITY SMOOT

6620 Old Madison Pike NW, Huntsville, AL 35806 | H: 2054617570 | C: 2054617570 | cas0022@uah.edu

Summary
Kind and compassionate Elementary School Teacher and Special Education Teacher dedicated
to creating an atmosphere that is stimulating and encouraging to all students. Enjoys using
modern technology in the classroom and is strongly focused on developing plans that meet the
auditory, visual, tactile and kinesthetic needs of all students.

Highlights
Critical thinker
Title I knowledge
Curriculum development
Learning assessments
IEPs knowledge
ActivInspire knowledge
Skilled with Animoto and Prezi
Flexible and adaptive
Calm under pressure

Excellent clerical knowledge


MS Office proficient
In-depth knowledge of autism
Classroom management
Patient

Accomplishments
High School:
National Technical Honor Society (2009-2010), Beta Club (2009-2010), Among the Top 15 of
graduating class, Recipient of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship
College:
Dean's List (2011-2012, Spring 2013 and 2014) Member, NAACP, Member, Delta Sigma Theta
Sorority, Inc.

Experience
Student Teacher (Kindergarten and Autism)
Jan 2015 to May 2015
Providence Elementary School - Huntsville, AL
Implemented a variety of teaching methods such as lectures, discussions and
demonstrations. Observed and assessed student performance and kept thorough records of
progress. Collaborated with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting
learning and student engagement. Delegated tasks to teacher assistants and
volunteers. Improved students' reading levels through guided reading groups and whole group
instruction. Created lesson plans in accordance with state curriculum and school-wide
curriculum standards. Worked outside normal hours to be available to answer parent and
student questions. Differentiated instruction according to student ability and skill level.
Assistant Teacher
Aug 2011 to May 2014
Huntsville & Madison City School System - Huntsville, AL
Performed student background reviews to develop tailored lessons based on student
needs. Developed, administered and corrected tests and quizzes in a timely
manner. Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order
among a class of 18 students. Received high remarks for the creativity of classroom lesson
plans and instructional techniques from students, parents and faculty. Created and enforced
child-based hands-on curriculum to promote student interest and receptive learning. Designed
lesson plans focused on age and level-appropriate material. Earned positive verbal/written
feedback from parents regarding classroom instruction and student learning success.

Bachelor of Arts, Elementary Education


University of Alabama in Huntsville - Huntsville, AL, United States
Minor in Collaborative Studies
3.3 GPA

2015

High School Diploma, High School Studies


Bessemer City High School - Bessemer, AL, United States
Academic Path/Honors Diploma
Class Rank: 12/150
3.54 GPA

2010

Alabama, Math, Science, and Technology Initiative-Certified Pre-service Teacher:


Year 1, Grade 3 Math & Science
Alabama Reading Initiative-Certificate of Beginning Reading Training for Pre-service
Teachers

Community Service
Education
Youth Ministry Leader (Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Brighton, AL), American Legion Auxiliary
Member (Birmingham, AL)

Certifications