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SY PRESCOTT
PE Teacher

From

USA

Currently lives in

Yiwu
4 year(s)
Associate Degree
Not available
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Work Experience

Yiwu International Academy- Yiwu, China- English Second Language Teacher/Physical Education Teacher 6th grade. – August 2019- Present

• Plan, prepare and deliver instructional activities that facilitate active learning experiences develop schemes of work and lesson plans

• Establish and communicate clear objectives for all learning activities

• Provide a variety of learning materials and resources for use in educational activities

• Identify and select different instructional resources and methods to meet students’ varying needs

• Instruct and monitor students in the use of learning materials and equipment

• Use relevant technology to support instruction

• Observe and evaluate student’s performance and development and assign and grade class work, homework, tests and assignments

• Maintain accurate and complete records of students’ progress and development

Amherst Middle School, Amherst, MA USA U.S. History 7th and 8th grade/Physical Education August 2013 to May 2014

  •  Created a positive, safe and collaborative classroom environment for students
  •  Attended all department, grade and staff meeting, including regular data analysis meetings
  •  Collaborated with teachers and peers to share best practices
  • Participate in weekly and biweekly meetings with teachers and implemented next steps urgently.
  • Executed the network and created unit and lesson plans to accelerate students learning
  • Built a classroom community that fostered learning and growth
  • Utilized data from interim assessment and exit tickets to drive instructions
  • Remained empathic to students previous experiences when observing and responding to their behavior
  • Supported all students learning styles

Youth Basketball Development league/Amigo Sports Academy – Foreign Manager/Curriculum Developer – Shanghai/Suzhou, China – June 2015 to June 2019

  • Demonstrate methods that support the physical, social, cognitive, and emotional development of children.
  • Create appropriate physical education instruction adaptation for learners of different abilities.
  • Understand individual group behaviors and motivations as to create a safe learning environment in a basketball setting.
  • Create learning environments that encourage positive social interaction and self-motivation.
  • Understand effective verbal and nonverbal communication techniques to enhance learning and encourage engagement.

Education First – English Teacher – Shanghai, China – June 2013 to May 2015

Prepare lessons and equipment in advance for all classes.

Administer, correct and record the results of progress reports, tests and assessments for students.

Substitute for absent colleagues, perhaps at short notice, on or off-site.

Meet regularly with the Director of students and/or center colleagues to communicate all relevant information.

Assist the Director of students upon request with the development and marketing of courses and induction of sales, service and teaching staff into the practices of the center

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Education

B.A. – University of California, San Diego. Major – Ethnic Studies, Minor – International studies and Theater. June 2011.

M.Ed – University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Secondary Education /Social Justice Education. May 2014. TEFL in China Certification

Moreland University Teaching Certificate- (In progress) Physical Education/History -May 2021

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