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Brooke Douglas

1.906.399.6163
dougl181@msu.edu

CREDENTIALS
Michigan Elementary Standard Certificate
Grades K-5 All Subjects
American Red Cross Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

EDUCATION
Teacher Certification
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI April 2018
● Completed 12 graduate credits
Bachelor of Arts, Elementary Education
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI May 2017
● Teaching Major: Social Studies
Gladstone Area High School, Gladstone, MI May 2013

EXPERIENCE
Challenger Elementary School, Kentwood, MI August 2017-April 2018
Student Teacher, 4th grade
● Co-planned and collaborated with mentor teacher and fourth grade team to create
quality lesson plans for students.
● Continuously taught, reflected, and adapted skills based on own teaching
techniques and state guidelines.
● Utilized student-centered learning techniques including demonstrations,
independent learning, and modeling.
● Differentiated techniques to adapt to different learning styles and abilities.
● Assumed all classroom responsibilities including lesson planning, classroom
management, and data management for a class of 26 students for six weeks.

Eastminster Child Development Center, East Lansing, MI August 2016-August 2017


Assistant Teacher, preschool
● Developed schedules and routines for each child based on curriculum.
● Observed each child to assess skills, interests and needs to facilitate learning and
growth.
● Established a positive relationship with each child's family and communicated
what happened throughout the day.
● Fostered play and personal skills of students.
● Managed conflict-resolution situations with students.
● Promoted creativity using multiple forms of media.
● Encouraged developmental milestones and motor coordination.
Steele Street Elementary School, Mason, MI October 2016-May 2017
Field Placement, 4th grade
● Planned and taught hands-on lessons in science, social studies, language arts and
mathematics for entire class.
● Observed daily classroom management techniques and activities.
● Adapted classroom and lessons for diverse learners.

EduStaff, Ingham County, MI October 2016-June 2017


Substitute Teacher, K-12
● Implemented classroom teacher’s instructional plans.
● Responsible for classroom management.

Donley Elementary School, East Lansing, MI January 2016-May 2016


Field Placement, 1st grade
● Observed classroom activities and management techniques.
● Worked with an individual student administering Qualitative Reading Inventory-5
(QRI-5) and planning lessons based on reading level.

Rainbow Child Care Center, Lansing, MI September 2015-July 2016


Assistant Teacher, preschool
● Developed schedules and routines for each child based on curriculum.
● Observed each child to assess skills, interests and needs to facilitate learning and
growth.
● Established a positive relationship with each child's family and communicated
what happened throughout the day.

Northern Lights YMCA, Escanaba, MI October 2011-December 2016


Lifeguard
● Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certified.
● Responsible for safety of patrons.

Northern Lights YMCA, Escanaba, MI February 2012- November 2016


Swim Instructor
● Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certified.
● Instructor for children in levels Sunfish (0) through Gold Medal Challenge (12).