Headed in the Right Direction
"Vision without action is a dream. Action without vision is simply passing the time. Action with Vision is making a positive difference."
- Joel Barker -
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
- Nelson Mandela -
"Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience"
- Paulo Coelho -
Long-Term Substitute Teacher
- Las Vegas, Nevada -
Taught 500+ students from inner-city school systems to suburban schools systems(K-12); Math, Science, Physical Education, Literature, and Art. Developed an atmosphere where students felt secure, valued, and encouraged to achieve academic and personal goals. Created various lesson plans that not only relayed the material but connected the lessons to real-life situations so students could understand how the material affected their lives and how they could use the lessons for the future. Coordinated activities that exceeded various learning outcomes. Effectively turned around "untouchable" classes through discipline, support, and care. Aided principals and administrative staff to man and create events for cultural enrichment. Supported students in their personal lives, by showing up to sporting events and performances.
- Photo by Nam Hoang on Unsplash -
- Shaoxing, China -
Created lesson plans, leadership groups, and curriculum. Taught students about various philosophical elements that could be examined in various cultures. Prepared comprehensive written and graphic materials to deliver presentations and communicate effectively.
- Photo by Denny Ryanto on Unsplash -
- Hong Kong, Hong Kong -
Planned, organized, and executed daily-lessons based on student interest and large-scale and well-attended educational events. Coordinated and executed print marketing campaigns, presentations, events, and taught classes to promote awareness of resources and services. Conducted facility tours and activities for potential classes of students, curious foreign educators, and interested business representatives.
- Photo by Ryan McManimie on Unsplash -
Business Liaison & Outreach / Admin Coordinator
- Denver, Colorado -
Operating under the Denver Human Services(DHS), I collaborated with community partners/employers to identify & create engagement opportunities to advance our clients. Met and exceeded recruitment metrics of enrolling 90 clients a quarter. Reinforced relationships with organizations and businesses through giving daily presentations in addition to hosting weekly events and meetings. Ensured the face of the organization was amiable and helpful. Developed flowcharts, spreadsheets, marketing collateral, social media platforms, recruitment/ expense reports, and curriculum.
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"The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do"
- B F Skinner -