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Mary E.

Simon

8677 Vicki Lynn Lane |Brighton, MI 48116| (517)775-8420 |mary.simon@okemosk12.net

Objective
To obtain an elementary teaching position that will utilize my strong dedication to childrens
development and their educational need.

Certification

K-5 All Subjects


6-8 English/Language Arts

Education
2012-2013

Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan

Teacher Certification Internship


12 Graduate Credits in Teaching and Curriculum
2008-2012

Michigan State University

East Lansing, Michigan

Bachelor of Arts
Major: Elementary Education
Focus: Language Arts
Cumulative GPA: 3.88, Graduated with High Honors
MSU Deans List (2008-2012)

Teaching Experiences
Classroom Teacher
Cornell Elementary: Grade 2

Okemos, Michigan

August 2013-Present

Implemented a variety of instructional techniques to promote student


achievement including: whole group, small group, individual support, guided
practice, and teacher modeling
Utilized evidence-based research on Best Practices as well as student assessment
data to facilitate prescribed curriculum
Facilitated the Everyday Mathematics Program to strengthen students skills in
mathematics while also incorporating technology
Trained in and implemented Scott Foresmans Reading Street literacy
curriculum
Participated in development and implementation of Individual Education Plans
(IEPs) and early intervention meetings

Planned, organized, and led Girl Power: Girls Inspiring Girls Program

Student Teaching Year-Long Internship


Cornell Elementary: Grade 4

Okemos, Michigan

2012-2013

Independently planned and presented standards-based lessons in all subject


areas in accordance with fourth grade curriculum guidelines
Motivated children to strengthen their skills in mathematics using the Everyday
Mathematics Program while incorporating technology into lessons
Attended and actively participated in IEP development and differentiation.
Assisted in screening, diagnostic, and progress monitoring assessments

Field Experience
Post Oak Elementary: 2nd grade

2011-2012

Used multiple ESL strategies to promote advancement in a predominantly


English Language Learner environment
Used current state standards and education theories to prepare and teach whole
class lessons in Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies.
Facilitated guided reading lessons to model questioning, clarification, and
problem solving techniques
Expedited the development of At-Risk Readers by creating an individualized
curriculum
Waverly Intermediate School: 5th grade

Spring 2011

Lansing, Michigan

Lansing, Michigan

Observed and analyzed students development of literacy skills


Utilized a balanced assessment program, including both formative and
summative assessments, to collect data and drive future instruction.
Conducted a focused Child-Study of a student and developed a specific plan using
the assessment data to supplement that students reading instruction.

Personal Employment History


March-August 2012 MSU Office of Admissions: Student Coordinator

East Lansing, MI

Interviewed, hired, trained, and managed all Student Assistant Small Group
Leaders

Created all training materials, coordinated and executed all meetings

Edited and added content to the Getting Started Booklet given to over 10,000
incoming MSU students

Professional Development/Technology

K-5 Writing-Lucy Calkins


Teachers Learning Together Initiative (TLT)-Dr. Kevin Feldman
SMEA Professional Development Conference
Okemos Public Schools, AIMS Web Proctoring and Evaluating
Okemos Public Schools, Teaching and the Law
Infant and Adult: First Aid Certification, CPR certification, AED certification
Epinephrine Pen training
Smart Board Technology, LCD Projectors, flip cameras, blog/website creations
Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and various Internet applications

Honors and Awards


2012

Jack and Ingrid Wallach Endowed Scholarship in Education

2012

Margaret F. Lorimer Endowed Scholarship in Education

2012

Woodrow Wilson, Sr. and Lillie B. Wilson Endowed Scholarship in Education

2008-2012: MSU Deans List

Activities and Volunteer Work


Fall 2012-Present

Cornell Elementary PTO Meetings/Professional Development Days


Planned and organized school-side Spirit Weeks, Penny Drive, and Fall Can Drive
Participated in and attended school musical concerts
Planned and participated in International Festival and Global Awareness Night
Participated in Cornell Elementary Science Fair
Created, organized, and led Girl Power: Girls Inspiring Girls Elementary club
Member of Student Michigan Education Association