Top Middle School Teacher Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Middle School Teacher. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Middle School Teacher resumes they appeared on. For example, 11.0% of Middle School Teacher resumes contained Professional Development as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Middle School Teacher actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Middle School Teacher resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Professional Development

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Here's how Professional Development is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed and conducting professional development activities regarding techniques for re-mediating behavioral, social or personal problems of students and learning strategies.
  • Coordinated the development and implementation of all teacher professional development opportunities designed to increase teacher effectiveness in the classroom.
  • Participated in professional development designed to increase student growth and incorporate the Montessori method into teaching practices.
  • Established ongoing attendance and discipline codes, and promoted professional development through curriculum evaluations and instructional leadership.
  • Created and lead technology and instructional professional development opportunities for my school and district.
  • Supervised staff and ability and flexibility, evaluated their progress towards professional development goals.
  • Collaborated with staff and helped facilitate professional development periodically through the Shared Leadership Team.
  • Coached staff on cooperative learning structures through professional development and coaching sessions.
  • Passed the Kentucky Teacher Internship Program and participated in consistent professional development.
  • Participated in differentiated professional development to increase student engagement and learning outcomes.
  • Designed professional development programs for ESOL teachers, content teachers and Para-professionals.
  • Participated in professional development seminars to further enrich teacher education skills.
  • Organized and main presenter for professional development regarding pending legislative bills.
  • Attended and contributed to professional developments and common planning with colleagues.
  • Participated and implemented strategies from Strategic Reading professional development workshop.
  • Facilitated several professional developments based on current educational research.
  • Participated in faculty and meetings and professional development workshops.
  • Participated in faculty professional development and parent conferences.
  • Attended multiple professional development and training workshops.
  • Attended data and professional development meetings.

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2. Student Learning

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Here's how Student Learning is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed thematic units that incorporated real-world examples to introduce grade level appropriate concepts and encourage student learning.
  • Introduced and implemented the Accelerated Math computerized mathematics program into the classroom to improve student learning.
  • Implemented customized education programs to enhance student learning experience in Mathematics and Science.
  • Advanced student learning through collaborative groups, literary circles and integrated technology.
  • Worked collaboratively with other teachers to enrich and enhance student learning.
  • Communicated with parents and administrators about student learning and issues.
  • Integrated technology into lessons to facilitate student learning.
  • Planned and organized instruction maximizing student learning.
  • Provided accurate assessment of student learning abilities.
  • Created weekly class schedules, chose readings, designed activities and assignments, and evaluated student learning.
  • Worked collaboratively with students, parents, and colleagues to support school events and student learning.
  • Provided instructional coaching to faculty and staff to enhance instruction and assessment of student learning.
  • Networked with Baxter and Northrop-Grumman to enhance student learning experiences and explore potential career options.
  • Customized approach to lesson plans and provided individual support as needed to optimize student learning.
  • Focused on student learning and rigor by creating innovative and engaging lessons and activities.
  • Planned and implemented modified homework and assessment tools according each student learning style.
  • Expanded student learning, actively involved in team and student IEP meetings.
  • Created a safe, positive educational classroom climate to maximize student learning.
  • Communicated between school and home to support student learning and well-being.
  • Stayed focused on authentic and meaningful student learning.

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3. Classroom Management

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Here's how Classroom Management is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Contributed to diverse educational initiatives including lesson planning, curriculum development, effective classroom management, diversity and successful teaching strategies.
  • Completed full takeovers of lessons, classroom management, and organization while implementing signature instructional and management strategies.
  • Designed and demonstrated innovative classroom management and engagement strategies for struggling foreign language teachers within the district.
  • Created an effective classroom management system to successfully address behavioral issues and to increase student focus.
  • Provided a positive learning experience for students by implementing various teaching methods and classroom management skills.
  • Developed a successful classroom management plan, while providing a nurturing classroom environment for students.
  • Supervised and mentored student teacher in student-centered instruction, teaching strategies, and classroom management.
  • Handled classroom management and individual tutoring and counseling, assessing student performance.
  • Participated in regular in-service training on classroom management and innovative teaching techniques.
  • Implemented classroom management and procedures while maintaining an environment conducive for learning.
  • Developed and maintained effective classroom management creating a conductive learning environment.
  • Exhibited effectual classroom management, disciplinary action and school policy enforcement.
  • Practiced Highly Engaged classroom management and instruction strategies.
  • Implemented effective classroom management strategies to maximize learning.
  • Instructed classroom policy to reflect classroom management.
  • Modeled lessons and classroom management techniques.
  • Provided classroom management and discipline.
  • Collaborated with foreign language instructors and other middle school subject teachers bi-weekly to establish best practices with regard to classroom management.
  • Developed all prep work and prepared lesson plans for classroom management, as well integration of technology into daily classroom activities.
  • Executed teachers' lesson plans, provided effective classroom management, and maintained a positive learning environment for students.

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4. Instructional Materials

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Here's how Instructional Materials is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Prepared daily lesson plans and instructional materials.
  • Prepared materials and classrooms for class activities, adapted teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students varying needs and interests.
  • Earned high marks for the quality and creativity of classroom teaching, lesson plans and instructional materials used in teaching.
  • Prepared instructional materials including copying, construction of bulletin boards, grading work and setting up work areas.
  • Applied curriculum and adapted teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Assisted in the selection of appropriate reading level instructional materials and development of student's individual instructional plans.

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5. Special Education

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Here's how Special Education is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed and taught standards-based curriculum in special education -Developed and administered individualized education plans to personalize instruction for each individual student
  • Implemented instruction for general education, inclusion, and self-contained special education classes.
  • Maintained documentation of student progress, special education needs and accommodations.
  • Coordinated with a special education facilitator as needed.
  • Obtained experience in special education classrooms.
  • Differentiated for special education students.
  • Prepared lesson plans for students that experience emotional, learning, and physical disabilities and are eligible for special education programs.
  • Prepared and implemented daily lesson plans for Reading, Writing, Language Arts and Science for students with special educational needs.
  • Customized teaching programs to cater to different learning styles (Special Education, 504, and Regular Education population).
  • Filled in as the Behavioral Specialist while she was on maternity leave, consulting with other non special education staff.
  • Led Child Study Team Meetings in order to identify students in need of assistance from the State Special Education Office.
  • Helped mentor and co-plan with new teachers to engage multiple levels of students: Gifted/Talented; ELL; Special Education
  • Worked teaching special education in both self-contained and as resource support for sixth through eighth graders.
  • Managed the Special Education Program resulting in 100% compliance with the state and federal regulations.
  • Produced differentiated instruction for honors, general education and special education (12:1:1 classroom).
  • Monitored students that received special education services and provided ELL services as needed.
  • Helped 10 of 13 students on caseload advance out of special education.
  • Certified Special Education Teacher at Earl Rudder Middle School for 4 years.
  • Tutored students one-on-one in reading (Inclusion and Special Education Reading Classes)
  • Worked closely with Special Education instructors to mentor and teach inclusion students.

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6. Grade Level

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Here's how Grade Level is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Worked collaboratively with content area and grade level peers to create and implement effective instructional and behavioral processes and procedures.
  • Incorporated literacy and numeracy strategies to teach grade level content to students with interrupted formal education
  • Developed and implemented appropriate enrichment classes of a specific subject for assigned grade levels.
  • Created intervention activities and assignments for students below grade level expectations.
  • Planned horizontally with grade level teams and vertically within departments.
  • Worked in collaborative teams developing appropriate curriculum for grade level.
  • Provided coaching and assistance to teachers and grade level chairs in the areas of instructional delivery, management, and culture.
  • Created a curriculum that intersected with current grade level academic subjects in order to clarify and reinforce learning through the arts.
  • Served for 2 years as the grade level team leader, which included service on a school wide leadership committee.
  • Collaborated weekly with colleagues at data, grade level, team, and PLC (professional learning community) meetings.
  • Created an end of year art show displaying at least three pieces of art per student in each grade level.
  • Led students across three grade levels and two course levels to 1-2 years of growth in Spanish language learning.
  • Created/implemented developmentally appropriate curriculum plans and tests for 7 grade levels, and recorded all grades in database system.
  • Collaborated with grade level teachers to support needs of students, communicate with parents, and plan interdisciplinary experiences.
  • Instructed 7-8th grade levels of Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, and Geometry to average class sizes of 20 students.
  • Audited student transcripts to determine credit shortages and developed a curriculum to allow students to achieve grade level.
  • Worked with grade level and subject level teachers to integrate science and language arts into interactive hands-on lessons.
  • Instructed 8-10th grade levels of Algebra I, Algebra II, and geometry classes of approximately 30 students.
  • Well-versed in working collaboratively across grade levels, departmental disciplines, and with various outside school partners.
  • Maintained grading of homework, tests and projects for three grade levels in four different subjects.

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7. Communication

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Here's how Communication is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Established and fostered cooperative relationships, serving as point person for effective communication among parents, teachers, and administration.
  • Established district's first 6th grade and middle schools computer-assisted journalism/communications curriculum and advised its student-run publication, The Challenger.
  • Designed and maintained resourceful class website through TeacherWeb that provided an informational communication tool for parents and students.
  • Maintained constant open communication with parents and administration regarding students' academic and social performance or needs.
  • Encouraged parental involvement in students' education and ensured effective communication with students and parents.
  • Cultivated a classroom environment conducive to excellent student engagement with the philosophy of total communication.
  • Fostered family partnerships and involvement through phone calls, family conferences and written communication.
  • Maintained correspondence/communication with parents and guardians regarding student performance, behavior, and progress.
  • Maintained effective communication with students and parents through daily homework and classroom update emails.
  • Maintained communication with parents and/or guardians regarding students' positive and negative progress.
  • Boosted employee morale though constant, multifaceted communication and an open-door policy.
  • Maintained professional & confidential communication with administrators, faculty & staff.
  • Facilitated and maintained client relations through effective communication and customer service.
  • Captured student interest using technology to encourage 4 modes of communication.
  • Emphasized a student-centered, teacher-guided approach to verbal communication.
  • Coordinated communication between district administration, faculty & parents.
  • Developed effective communication skills in delivering a meaningful message.
  • Established excellent communication, organization, and planning skills
  • Enabled parent/teacher communication via text messaging and tweets.
  • Established and executed project communication plans with students.

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8. Staff Members

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Here's how Staff Members is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Worked as an Administrative Assistant to Principal, Associate Principals, and other staff members as teaching duties would allow.
  • Coordinated with other professional staff members, especially within grade level, and participated in faculty meetings and committees.
  • Trained staff members on how to effectively teach their ESOL students through teaching strategies, tools and best practices.
  • Assessed staff members on teaching strategies and lesson implementation to align with teaching standards and content curriculum.
  • Implemented co-teaching in the middle school by incorporating beneficial strategies for all staff members to learn.
  • Coordinated instruction and planning efforts with core teachers, staff members, and families.
  • Assisted with orientation and training for new staff members.
  • Recommended to apply for multiple grade levels by other staff members at multiple schools in the district
  • Coordinated staffing of substitute teachers, certified staff members and student intern placements.

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9. Language Arts

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Here's how Language Arts is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Focused on Environmental Activism by integrating Language Arts and Geography into thematic units.
  • Planned and administered language arts curriculum to advanced students.
  • Developed excellence in computer language arts skills
  • Established new 6th grade creating lesson plans for Math, Science, Reading, Language Arts, Health and World Geography.
  • Managed, instructed, and evaluated progress of 55 6th grade students in Language Arts, Math, and Science.
  • Planned and taught middle-school Language Arts, Reading, Art, and Computer classes in South Boston, MA.
  • Designed cross-curriculum learning experiences to enhance connections between math, science and language arts for 6th grade.
  • Planned and implemented lessons in math, reading, social skills, and language arts.
  • Planned and instructed students in grades 5-8 in math, science, and language arts.
  • Instructed General and Vocal Music, Health, English Language Arts Enrichment and Spanish.
  • Researched and put together class curriculum for both language arts and 5th grade subjects.
  • Provided language arts supplementary instruction to students in California from my home in Michigan.
  • Developed English Language Arts enrichment packets to improve grammar and reading comprehension.
  • Developed FCAT based advanced writing plan for High School Language Arts Curriculum.
  • Designed instruction in 8th Grade English Language Arts to three diverse groups.
  • Provided differentiated instruction for 6th graders in Math and Language Arts.
  • Instructed 6th grade students in Math, Language Arts, and Reading
  • Prepared and delivered lesson plans for 6th grade English/Language Arts classes.
  • Worked in tandem with the language arts and history teacher.
  • Contributed weekly to the language arts and seventh grade teams.

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10. Social Studies

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Here's how Social Studies is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Collaborated with team teachers to develop Literacy and Social Studies curriculum using flexible grouping.
  • Collaborated effectively with South Carolina Department of Education Science and Social Studies Specialist.
  • Developed middle school social studies and sustainability curriculum using Understanding by Design.
  • Developed and implemented Social Studies and Literature curriculum for middle school students.
  • Re-designed the Social Studies curriculum to promote cultural understanding of non-Western countries.
  • Instructed 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Social Studies in Ancient Civilizations, Western Civilization, and United States History.
  • Established a differentiated curriculum for sixth, seventh, and eighth grade in language arts and social studies, titled Humanities.
  • Developed Individualized Educational Plans for students at risk in the areas of mathematics, reading, social studies, and science.
  • Certified with the state of Pennsylvania as a Middle School teacher with specialization in Math, Social Studies, and Reading.
  • Developed and implemented an innovative, rigorous, and standards based curriculum for the middle school ELA and Social Studies programs.
  • Florida-certified educator teaching 6th, 7th and 8th grades, social studies and science in an Archdiocese of Miami school.
  • Tutored students from underprivileged communities in the municipality of San Juan (Social Studies/History, Math, Science, English)
  • Instructed sixth, seventh and eighth grade students in English, Social Studies, Spelling, Creative Writing and Art.
  • Developed, refined, and implemented daily and unit lesson plans for various social studies subjects across various grade levels.
  • Participated in team teaching for fourth, fifth, and sixth grade students (subject: social studies).
  • Designed and taught multiple-intelligence based lesson plans for 6th through 8th grade in science, social studies and math.
  • Experienced in teaching Social Studies, Science, and Language Arts curriculum to Grades 6, 7 and 8.
  • Instructed through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in one or more subjects such as English and Social Studies.
  • Collaborated with fellow teachers to develop lesson plans in Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies.
  • Instructed through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations in English Language Arts, Social Studies, and Tiered Intervention.

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11. Learning Activities

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Here's how Learning Activities is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Created and presented collaborative ideas to make learning activities more successful.
  • Engaged students in service learning activities which included community involvement at Fort Worth OPEN STREETS and ARTSGOGGLE events.
  • Emphasized a hands-on learning activities geared to each child's developmental readiness.
  • Supported children with their learning activities in the classroom.
  • Helped teachers plan learning activities.
  • Evaluated reading trends using effective analytical skills; initiated active participation by implementing lively learning activities demonstrating dedication to educating students.

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12. Mathematics

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Here's how Mathematics is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Worked on district mathematics curriculum writing team to develop new district mathematics curriculum including implementation of the new Common Core curriculum.
  • Developed and implemented mathematics curriculum for a heterogeneous group of middle school children in a team teaching environment.
  • Coordinated departmental meetings to promote mathematics program strategies, activities, and faculty support.
  • Promoted rigor and accountability while making mathematics accessible and engaging to all students.
  • Engaged currently in the process for National Board Certification in adolescent mathematics.
  • Provided assistance to eight students who required additional help in mathematics.
  • Developed lesson plans and appropriate instructional materials for Mathematics.
  • Emphasized learning through Mathematics curriculum lessons.
  • Utilized Standards for Student Mathematics Practice.
  • Created middle school mathematics curriculum.
  • Achieved 100% student passing rates in New York State English Language Arts and Mathematics Examinations and all core subjects.
  • Created and implemented daily lessons for various subjects including English, Reading, Mathematics, History and Current Events.
  • Received the Excellence in Education Award - Wayne RESA in 2002 for implementation of a mathematics project with students.
  • Collaborated with the other team's seventh grade mathematics teachers to make tests, and keep everything on pace.
  • Instructed 7th and 8th graders in Pre-Algebra in accordance with the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards for Mathematics.
  • Created English, language arts, writing, science, and mathematics lessons for students in ELL program.
  • Lectured on Mathematics, Physical Education and Science to over 300 students over a period of one year.
  • Developed lesson plans and took additional summer instructions for implementing the importance of mathematics in real life.
  • Introduced a Mathematics Enrichment Program for students who were not ready to advance to the next level.
  • Instructed through lectures, discussions and demonstrations in Mathematics, Civics, Science, and Language Arts.

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13. Subject Areas

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Here's how Subject Areas is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Assisted students individually in all subject areas and maintained classroom decorum.
  • Championed integration of computers and technology across all subject areas.
  • Blended learning incorporated into all subject areas.
  • Facilitated online learning for students in third through eighth grade in all core subject areas.
  • Researched current trends in all subject areas in curriculum to train teachers on new methods.
  • Planned, created, and instructed lessons covering multiple subject areas and grade levels.
  • Tutored students in all subject areas in which they required assistance.
  • Used technology intensively in the classroom through all subject areas.
  • Completed all requirements of instruction for the various subject areas.

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14. Student Records

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Here's how Student Records is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Maintained strict confidentiality regarding sensitive student records.
  • Administered learning schedules, calendars, and maintained student records to identify learning strengths, gaps, and skill development.
  • Maintained accurate, complete, and correct student records as required.
  • Maintained student records and evaluation of student s performance.
  • Maintained student records, while being in FERPA compliance.
  • Organized and maintained student records and portfolios.
  • Maintained monthly accounts and student records.
  • Maintained all student records and grades.

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15. Administrative Regulations

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Here's how Administrative Regulations is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Maintained accurate, complete, and correct student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Maintained accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and administrative regulations.
  • Presented subject matter according to guidelines established by Texas Education Agency (TEA), board policies and administrative regulations.

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16. Public Schools

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Here's how Public Schools is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Transported students from public schools while obeying traffic rules and driving safely in adverse weather conditions.
  • Delivered speech to hundreds of public school supporters in the Capitol Rotunda to advocate for the adequate funding of public schools.
  • Earned Master's degree at night while achieving major gains a two-year commitment to teach in under-resourced public schools.
  • Selected from 48,000 applicants nationwide to join corps of recent graduates, committing two years of teaching in high-need public schools.
  • Served in a national corps of top college graduates who teach for two years in under resourced public schools.
  • Provided field computer support to 140 public schools and the administrative offices.

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17. IEP

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Here's how IEP is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Provided consultation to teachers regarding student IEP goals, accommodations and modifications.
  • Developed and implemented quarterly IEP reports and student narratives.
  • Implemented instructional modifications based on student IEP.
  • Prepared lesson plans, grades, and accessed IEP Direct in order to prepare for and attend CSE meetings.
  • Planed and implemented individual programs to address student needs according to students Individualized Educational Plan (IEP).
  • Created and implemented IEP's, lead Case Conferences, and created assessments following Indiana State Academic Standards.
  • Prepared weekly lesson plans and objectives to meet the learning needs of each student while meeting their IEP.
  • Participated in staff/professional development training, parent conferences, and individual educational plan (IEP) meetings.
  • Supported students with myriad disabilities, creating modifications in course curriculum and adhering to all IEP requirements.
  • Developed Individualized Education Plans (IEP); modified instructional resources to meet diverse learning needs.
  • Collected and records data on classroom performance including Individualized Education Program (IEP) record keeping.
  • Administered, scored and analyzed progress monitoring assessments of the case loads IEP goals monthly.
  • Participated in IEP meetings to ensure that the student's educational needs are being met.
  • Represented as Teacher of Record and attended all IEP and Case Conferences for several students.
  • Completed IEP's, met with staff and parents to discuss specific goals annually.
  • Monitored students' progress toward IEP goals and provided reports to the treatment team.
  • Developed IEP's to meet academic, intellectual and social needs of students.
  • Attended IEP meetings, and ensured adaptations for students needing special help.
  • Participated in the IEP process and development of the student plan.
  • Assisted in the creation and compliance of IEP plans for students.

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18. Small Groups

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Here's how Small Groups is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Worked both one-on-one and in small groups with students to assist them with coursework and comprehension of material.
  • Instructed small groups using Scholastic Read 180 intervention strategies in order to provide differentiated instruction.
  • Tutored students in small groups setting asking probing questions to encourage understanding of class material.
  • Transitioned from training small groups (1-4 students) to groups of 25-30 students.
  • Provided direct instruction to small groups of student in a co-teaching mode.
  • Supervised children individually or in small groups.
  • Worked with small groups and one-on-one.
  • Assisted small groups of students with homework and class review, afterschool and on Saturdays.
  • Provided a learning environment that was projectbased, in which students worked in small groups to attaindetermined goals.

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19. Literacy

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Here's how Literacy is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Aided and facilitated educational activities to enhance the literacy and math skills of students requiring additional assistance.
  • Conceptualized, organized and administer successful banking program to develop and increase financial literacy in children.
  • Integrated critical literacy into the classroom by introducing an actor in residence.
  • Participated in the Strategic Literacy Steering Committee and provided staff development.
  • Increased students' numeracy and literacy levels through implementation of Compass Learning and Practice LEAP 21 resources.
  • Implemented the Balance literacy model to teach and reinforce reading, writing, grammar, and phonics.
  • Worked with 5th grader on literacy development and comprehension skills for assessing and correcting reading difficulties.
  • Implemented the balanced literacy/balanced reading program at the middle school; Four Blocks/Guided Reading/Gretchen Courtney.
  • Prepared lesson materials for computer literacy and English as a second language classes.
  • Developed and implemented Literacy and Social Science Units for Middle School students.
  • Coordinated with local NGOs and government departments to organize door-to-door campaigns promoting adult literacy and community building.
  • Tutored kids in computer literacy, math, and grammar skills Taught leadership and commitment skills to young adults
  • Conducted three choral ensembles, grades 5-8 Taught music literacy, grades 5-8 Used music technology in lessons
  • Received training in Fountas and Pinnell's Leveled Literacy Instruction.

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20. Individual Needs

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Here's how Individual Needs is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Assumed responsibility of guidance counselor, assessing and implementing various treatment plans, tailored to individual needs.
  • Developed and implemented ways to meet individual needs for at risk students with Emotional Disabilities, Exceptional or Regular Educational students.
  • Prepared and executed lessons to meet each student's individual needs in science, math, and computer technology.
  • Collaborated with specialists, counselors and classroom teachers to help meet scholar individual needs.
  • Coordinated guided reading groups to meet individual needs of students and to differentiate instruction.
  • Generated support for group and individual needs throughout various school courses.
  • Developed and implemented lesson plans which met individual needs of students.
  • Supervised and instructed 80 students addressing individual needs and learning styles.
  • Differentiated classroom curriculum to meet the individual needs of all students.
  • Prepared lessons to meet each student's individual needs.
  • Addressed individual needs of students through short term planning.
  • Accounted for meeting scholars' individual needs.
  • Identified student's individual needs to develop a curriculum that will accommodatedifferent learning styles to maximizing students' comprehension.

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21. Extracurricular Activities

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Here's how Extracurricular Activities is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Coordinated students' extracurricular activities.
  • Planned and control execution of all extracurricular activities carry out in the school and in associated institutions of the city.
  • Instructed middle school students in various manners and in many subjects Formed, supervised and assisted students in various extracurricular activities
  • Served on curriculum development team and designed extracurricular activities.
  • Sponsored extracurricular activities (female basketball team).

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22. K-8

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Here's how K-8 is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Played a key role in adopting K-8 math curriculum to better meet our students needs
  • Coordinated services for 240 PreK-8th grade ELL students speaking 45 different languages.
  • Created and implemented a research paper plan for the kids K-8.
  • Developed and taught interactive, hands-on curriculum for K-8th grade classes.
  • Implemented and facilitated writing programs/portfolios for grades K-8th grade.
  • Implemented and facilitatedwriting programs/portfolios for grades K-8th grade.
  • Initiated school-wide Spanish program Designed and implemented Spanish curriculum for grades K-8 Created curriculum without the use of a textbook
  • Integrated iPads, laptops, and Mimio SmartBoard technology in all K-8 classrooms.
  • Implemented advisor/advisee program Developed and coordinated French curriculum K-8 Taught French grades 7-8, 1981-1990 Taught French K-1, 5-8, 1981-1986

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23. Staff Meetings

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Here's how Staff Meetings is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Participated in Staff meetings and parents-teachers conferences.
  • Participated in staff meetings, in-service and staff development, and led activities as assigned during school wide events.
  • Mentored and supervised first year teachers through one-on-one meetings, professional development, and staff meetings.
  • Attended multiple staff meetings each month and served on the faculty leaders Committee.
  • Led weekly staff meetings and coordinated volunteer activities at the school.
  • Maintained regular & punctual attendance to staff meetings and school activities.
  • Attended monthly staff meetings & professional development workshops.
  • Led and coordinated all monthly staff meetings.
  • Participated in multiple weekly staff meetings.

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24. US History

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Here's how US History is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Supervised and tutored student athletes taking various history classes, and reading classes.
  • planned and taught US history, world cultures, geography, and health to 5th through 7th grade students.
  • Developed and taught lessons in US History.
  • Planned, prepared and administered US History lessons from pre-colonial to Civil War for 8th grade mainstream classes.

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25. State Standards

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Here's how State Standards is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Implemented differentiated instruction into lessons to support district and state standards and provided written evidence.
  • Created innovative units and lessons that incorporate Common Core Standards, Illinois State Standards, differentiate instruction, and engage students.
  • Planned curriculum to meet state standards, maintained classroom disciplined and organized grading and record keeping for 100 students.
  • Instructed various classes including Algebra I, Pre-Algebra, and general mathematics grades 6-8 while adhering to state standards.
  • Developed and implemented individualized education programs which were aligned with the New York State Standards for grades 2-8.
  • Developed and administered standards based report cards and grade book aligned to the Common Core State Standards.
  • Collaborated with teachers to align the curriculum to meet state standards and benchmarks and create common assessments.
  • Led heterogeneously-grouped classes of students through set and open curriculum to meet district and state standards.
  • Used state standards to create lesson plans as well as executed and documented student behavior plans.
  • Sequenced and organized national and state standards for each grade level into specific learning targets.
  • Created well planned out lessons plans in compliance with the state standards for Arizona.
  • Created learning plans and assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards.
  • Organized a parent involvement night that was aligned to state standards.
  • Supervised middle school teachers to assure they followed Sunshine State Standards.
  • Maintained records of student grades and achievements per WI state standards.
  • Planned engaging and informative lessons based on AZ State Standards.
  • Prepared lesson plans in accordance with Common Core State Standards.
  • Organized curriculum to prepare students to meet/exceed state standards.
  • Utilized PA State standards for PSSA testing sessions.
  • Implemented full compliance with Florida Sunshine State Standards.

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26. Internet

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Here's how Internet is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Instructed Internet research skills including advanced search techniques and practical application.
  • Required to work with and proficient in the use of MS Office, email, and internet for school business.
  • Utilized knowledge of technology and researched internet resources to integrate 21st century skills into lesson plans and activities.
  • Developed lessons using GIS, Internet, and interactive software.
  • Used Concourse Library software, internet, MS Word.
  • Instructed students Email etiquette, internet safety and cyber-bullying prevention.

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27. Academic Support

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Here's how Academic Support is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Provided outside tutoring and academic support for at-risk students.
  • Provided academic support for students as needed for all their classes.

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28. Content Areas

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Here's how Content Areas is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Used data-driven decision-making to drive classroom instruction and implemented differentiated instructional activities and strategies that facilitated learning in all content areas.
  • Collaborated with other literacy teachers in developing curriculum and frameworks for content areas taught.
  • Developed interdisciplinary lessons to support connections across content areas.
  • Worked closely with the high school to align the curriculum in all content areas and the strategies used by both schools.
  • Aligned assessment strategies to common core stands for all content areas taught.
  • Applied project-based techniques across content areas.
  • Worked with underperforming students, in literacy, math concepts, skills, and reasoning content areas.

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29. Literature

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Here's how Literature is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed curriculum to instruct approximately 80 students in grade-level reading, writing, grammar, literature, and vocabulary.
  • Developed and implemented four literature units throughout the year to focus on comprehension and increased reading ability.
  • Developed an interdisciplinary curriculum that integrated Spanish/Hispanic literature, history and arts with language learning.
  • Advised other English/Literature teachers on lesson approach, unified curriculum, and problem resolution.
  • Conducted guided reading groups and literature circle groups to facilitate differentiated instruction.
  • Supported curriculum mapping in Literature and Writing classes.
  • Implemented portfolio grading system in literature classroom.
  • Instructed students on particular subjects, including: Math, History, Science, Literature Communicated clear objectives for all assignments.
  • Created, planned, and presented grammar, literature, and spelling lessons to 7th and 8th grade students.
  • Adopted classifiable teaching methodologies, organized healthy group discussions to make Hindi literature & grammar interesting to the students.
  • Recognized with excellent observational reviews from principal for teaching8th grade English Language Arts and Advanced Literature classes.
  • Facilitated eighth and sixth grade literature, grammar, and composition instruction, including character education.
  • Planned and delivered literature, reading comprehension, and writing composition instruction to grade 7 classes.
  • Stimulated learning by introducing class discussions, literature circles, and group projects.
  • Acted as head of fund raising events and directed annual school literature competitions.
  • Developed curriculum used for grammar and literature for 7th and 8th grades.
  • Instructed middle school students in English grammar/composition, history, and literature.
  • Designed and implemented literature based reading program for grades 5-8.
  • Designed clear and informative lesson plans for literature classes.
  • Designed and implemented a dynamic multi-media language curriculum for sixth and seventh graders enriched by art, literature, and technology.

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30. Core Standards

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Here's how Core Standards is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Implemented 6th - 8th grade English/Language Arts Common Core standards as put forth by the state.
  • Designed lessons based on the Ohio Department of Education and Common Core standards.
  • Designed lessons aligned with Core Standards for grades 6 to 12.
  • Implemented common core standards for all three subjects.
  • Integrated Core Knowledge with Common Core Standards.
  • Trained to Deconstruct Common Core Standards.
  • Developed 4 comprehensive curriculums based on Common Core Standards.
  • Attended the Common Core Standards for Writers workshop with Lucy Calkins and coached peers in the latest developments in writing.
  • Developed lessons and instruction based on NYC's academic scope and sequence curriculum maps and common core standards.

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31. Physical Education

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Here's how Physical Education is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Instructed 5th-7th grade History and 7th grade physical education.
  • Led physical education classes for third through eighth grade
  • Established and coordinated curriculum-based instruction in the subjects of American History, Louisiana History, and Physical Education.
  • Produced physical education newsletter that was sent to parents quarterly.
  • Developed and implemented Health and Physical Education unit plans.
  • Provided instruction Physical Education and Health.

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32. Positive Relationships

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Here's how Positive Relationships is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Cultivated positive relationships with parents and guardians to ensure student success.
  • Formed positive relationships with dozens of hard to reach adolescents and their parents to build scholarly behavior habits.
  • Fostered positive relationships with students, parents, colleagues, and school personnel.
  • Established positive relationships with students, parents, and school staff.
  • Demonstrated ability to build positive relationships with students of multiple age levels, using developmentally appropriate activities and instructional strategies.
  • Promoted emotional and physical development by focusing on positive relationships, self-esteem, female empowerment, and running.

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33. Parent-Teacher Conferences

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Here's how Parent-Teacher Conferences is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Conducted parent-teacher conferences and interviews based on the academic and behavioral needs of the students
  • Coordinated meetings for parent-teacher conferences.
  • Participated in and conducted Parent-Teacher conferences, advising parents on their child's progress and how best to reinforce education.!
  • Observed and participated in parent-teacher conferences and contributed feedback in course material selection, department objectives and institution direction.
  • Planned and implemented math/science/health curriculum, facilitated student-led parent-teacher conferences, participated in school and community improvement through Community Outreach Committee
  • Assessed students achievements and performance periodically and communicate results to parents through progress reports, power class and parent-teacher conferences.

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34. Clear Objectives

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Here's how Clear Objectives is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Established clear objectives for lessons and communicated with students to enable them to achieve individual goals.
  • Established clear objectives for lessons, units and projects based on student performance data.
  • Developed subject curriculum based on Common Core/ Illinois Learning Standards showing clear objectives and expectations.
  • Established and communicated clear objectives for all learning activities.
  • Established clear objectives for all lessons/projects and effectively communicated them to students.
  • Communicated clear objectives for all assignments.

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35. ESL

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Here's how ESL is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Fulfilled lead teacher position for ESL/Bilingual Department, lead monthly professional developments.
  • Assisted department in establishing curriculum and ESL activities.
  • Trained and assisted teachers to develop and provide ESL students with appropriate course work through curriculum modification, acceleration.
  • Designed and taught Methods and Techniques of Teaching ESL/EFL Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking.
  • Co-led a committee focused on reaching out to Latino parents and parents of ESL students.
  • Tracked and placed over 100 students for 2 special programs - ESL and dyslexia.
  • Partnered with a HeadStart program to pilot an ESL program for Spanish-speaking adults.
  • Designed ESL curriculum for the 15 preparatory schools of the university.
  • Earned a ESL certificate and worked with second language students.
  • Created individual goals and effectively modified lessons for ESL students.
  • Created an after school program for beginning ESL students.
  • Translated for ESL students at St. Raphael Elementary School.
  • Adapted teaching style to meet both individual and group needs, including special needs, andEAL/ESL students.
  • Tutored ESL students in after school program Developed and maintained excellent relationships with co-workers, students and parents
  • Developed and taught Advanced Methods and Techniques of Teaching ESL/EFL Reading and Writing..
  • Increased academic skills and state scores for ESL students Integrated cultural arts curriculum projects.

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36. Pre-Algebra

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Here's how Pre-Algebra is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Instructed 6th, 7th and 8th grade students in Algebra, Pre-Algebra, Biological Science and Physical Sciences.
  • Planned and taught classes in General Math, Pre-Algebra, and Algebra I.
  • Assisted with Honors Math and Pre-Algebra programs.
  • Assumed primary responsibility for lesson planning and execution for remedial math through pre-algebra and science.
  • Instructed three sections of advanced Pre-Algebra Developed and executed Promethean Board training workshop for teachers
  • Varied instructional design and assessments were incorporated for fifth through eighth grade science and pre-algebra students to ensure student success.
  • Implemented lesson plans for classes: Basic math, Pre-Algebra, Alegbra, and Science.
  • Implemented homework support and lessons in 7th-grade Pre-algebra, English, World History
  • Instructed all 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students in math, pre-algebra, and algebra, 2008-09.
  • Focused on language arts, conventions,grammar and all aspects of math through pre-algebra.

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37. Geometry

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Here's how Geometry is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Created and implemented engaging lessons and follow-up assignments in Geography, Math, Geometry, Science and Language.
  • Created a geometry booklet to use in class as a supplemental aid to the textbook.
  • Incorporated many architecture and design concepts into geometry units for all grades.
  • Designed Pacing Charts for Geometry and Algebra courses.
  • Created a standard AIMS prep geometry unit.
  • Helped create Algebra Honors and Geometry Honors midterms through eCART.

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38. Geography

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Here's how Geography is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Planned and implemented campus wide Geography Awareness Week activities.
  • Acted as English/Grammar and Geography/History instructor.
  • Developed curriculum for and taught courses in 6th grade Geography, 7th grade American History and 7th grade Latin.
  • Planned, delivered & evaluated instruction in history, geography, science & English
  • Planned 4 yearly all school geography assemblies put on by my classroom students.
  • Prepared and delivered lesson plans for 7th grade Geography classes.
  • Coordinated an after-school basketball program and the National Geography Bee.
  • Planned and taught lessons in 8th grade art, 6th grade world geography, and 7th and 8th grade math.
  • Instructed students 9- in U.S. history and geography at a private behavior modification and addiction treatment program.

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39. Drama

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Here's how Drama is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed a complete Drama and Journalism curriculum.
  • Directed dramatic productions and organized school-wide events.
  • Planned two dramatic Shakespeare performances each year which focused on all production activities as well as historical and literary aspects.
  • Expanded drama program from one class of 22 students to three classes with approximately 70 students in the program.
  • Designed, implemented, and taught popular electives in Creative Writing, Contemporary Global Issues, and Dramatic Improvisation.
  • Founded and maintained the middle school's Drama Club for the last five years and through seven productions.
  • Voice-coached students and aided students in memorization of spoken or song lines for musicals and dramatic performances.
  • Coordinated and directed the middle school drama program each year, including NCTC festival shows requiring travel.
  • Worked on after-school curriculum and programs for GATE students, including school's first drama program.
  • Worked with other organizations to provide opportunities for drama productions for the students.
  • Monitored progress through student products such as essay writing and dramatic presentations.
  • Conducted dramatic activities for vocal growth, character development and ensemble building.
  • Produced, wrote and directed school drama and kids opera productions.
  • Created and implemented a drama club to teach social responsibility.
  • Implemented and created a Middle School Drama Club.
  • Certified Drama Teacher for grades six through twelve.
  • Supervised a supporting middle school drama teacher.
  • Assisted with middle school drama productions.
  • Created curriculum and taught drama classes to middle school students Directed a variety show and play
  • Self-contained classroom teacher Student teacher supervisor All school drama director Middle School Model United Nations leader

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40. Curriculum Guidelines

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Here's how Curriculum Guidelines is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed lesson plans delivering group and individual student instructions within established curriculum guidelines and teaching standards.
  • Followed curriculum guidelines and requirements of Ministry of Education and school.
  • Created lesson plans according to curriculum guidelines.
  • Prepared objectives and outlines for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines and county requirements.
  • Prepared unit and lesson plans for courses of study, following curriculum guidelines
  • Ensured that lesson plans met the district's curriculum guidelines.
  • Developed and implemented daily lessons in alignment with the Department of Education, Puerto Rico curriculum guidelines, and learning standards.

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41. Educational Conferences

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Here's how Educational Conferences is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Attended professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops to maintain and improve professional competence.
  • Improved professional competence consistently though active participation in professional meetings, educational conferences, and teacher training workshops
  • Attended professional meetings, educational conferences, and educational seminars to maintain and improve professional conferences.
  • Pursued professional development continually by attending educational conferences and teacher training workshops.
  • Created an enjoyable and interesting learning environment for educational conferences and teacher training workshops.

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42. Core Curriculum

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Here's how Core Curriculum is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Developed daily lesson plans, activities and assessments in accordance with the NC State Core Curriculum Standards.
  • Provided instruction in the core curriculum areas and made appropriate use of instructional resources and technologies.
  • Planned and implemented daily lesson plans, aligned with Common Core curriculum standards.
  • Incorporated team teaching and technology in teaching the core curriculum.
  • Designed and implemented common core curriculum & multi-sensory lesson plans to meet the needs of all students.
  • Administered core curriculum content consistent with school district goals and objectives while addressing individual student needs.

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43. Academic Problems

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Here's how Academic Problems is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Counseled students when behavior and academic problems arose.
  • Advised students when adjustment and academic problems arose and interacted with parents.
  • Conferred with parentsand/or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral or academic problems.
  • Counseled students when adjustment and academic problems arose.
  • Counseled pupils when adjustment and academic problems arose.
  • Counseled students in adjustment and academic problems.

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44. Test Scores

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Here's how Test Scores is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Integrated standardized test preparation into regular curriculum resulting in high-standardized test scores of students.
  • Strengthened science curriculum through applying scaffolding strategy, which led to increased retention of material as evidenced through higher test scores.
  • Raised test scores of over half my students 1 or 2 levels after 6 weeks using American Standardized Testing materials.
  • Promoted use of technology in classroom and helped teach teachers to use Excel to help with analyzing standardized test scores.
  • Created and implemented a new school mathematics curriculum for grades 7-8 resulting in standardized test scores above national average.
  • Facilitated all staff development workshops for teachers which resulted in an increase in Language Arts Test Scores.
  • Modified instructional focus calendar to be aligned with student weaknesses based on diagnostic test scores.
  • Raised test scores with students gaining 159%/ 114% in yearly progress.
  • Increased reading skills and improved standardized test scores (Access Points) by 20% in a six-month period.
  • Increased student's standardized test scores during entire tenure; 90% pass rate during first year.
  • Introduced and implemented the I Can Learn mathematics self-contained computer lab to improve student test scores.
  • Analyzed Scantron and Epath test scores to identify students' strengths and weaknesses.

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45. Teacher Training Workshops

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Here's how Teacher Training Workshops is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Attended professional meetings and teacher training workshops to maintain and improve professional competence.
  • Attended staff meetings, attend professional meetings and teacher training workshops.
  • Attended professional meetings, educationalconferences, and teacher training workshops in order to maintain and improve my personal professional competence.
  • Participated in faculty and professional meetings, educational conferences and teacher training workshops.

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46. Bible

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Here's how Bible is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Worked mostly as a sub in science and bible classes
  • Instructed students in the areas of Reading, Language Arts, Math, Bible, Science, History and Social Studies.
  • Led Bible studies for girls, created mentor program for girls.
  • Adapted and created curriculum for Earth Science and Bible classes using PBL model.
  • Tried to inspire a sense of faith in young individuals during the course of St.Luke's vacation bible camp.

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47. Class Activities

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Here's how Class Activities is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Created class activities and lesson plans daily.
  • Organized field trips to historic and culturally significant sites, with class activities to extend learning.
  • Maintained frequent communication with parents via e-mail and classroom website listing class activities and homework.
  • Worked as assist San Marcos Independent School District teachers and students in class activities;.
  • Prepared materials and classroom for class activities and standardized state testing.
  • Prepared lesson plans and in-class activities for grades 1-6.

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48. Social Development

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Here's how Social Development is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Worked closely with mentors, probation officers and mental health professionals to implement individual academic and psychosocial development plans.
  • Designed curriculum for both seventh and eighth grades; advised and tracked the academic and social development of nine advisees.
  • Documented, analyzed and used student data information to track academic and social development of my students.
  • Promoted physical, mental and social development by implementing classroom games and outdoor recreational activities.
  • Supervised centers to enhance cognitive, emotional, physical and social development.
  • Observed assigned students and provide positive feedback on student s performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.

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49. Life Sciences

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Here's how Life Sciences is used in Middle School Teacher jobs:
  • Shared a passion for education and Life Sciences with students as we covered the science curriculum.

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20 Most Common Skill For A Middle School Teacher

Professional Development13.3%
Student Learning12.2%
Classroom Management12.1%
Instructional Materials8%
Special Education6.7%
Grade Level6.3%
Communication4.4%
Staff Members3.9%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Middle School Teacher

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Professional Development
Professional Development
11%
11%
2
2
Student Learning
Student Learning
10.1%
10.1%
3
3
Classroom Management
Classroom Management
10%
10%
4
4
Instructional Materials
Instructional Materials
6.6%
6.6%
5
5
Special Education
Special Education
5.6%
5.6%
6
6
Grade Level
Grade Level
5.2%
5.2%
7
7
Communication
Communication
3.6%
3.6%
8
8
Staff Members
Staff Members
3.3%
3.3%
9
9
Language Arts
Language Arts
3.2%
3.2%
10
10
Social Studies
Social Studies
3%
3%
11
11
Learning Activities
Learning Activities
3%
3%
12
12
Mathematics
Mathematics
2.9%
2.9%
13
13
Subject Areas
Subject Areas
2.7%
2.7%
14
14
Student Records
Student Records
2.2%
2.2%
15
15
Administrative Regulations
Administrative Regulations
2.2%
2.2%
16
16
Public Schools
Public Schools
2.1%
2.1%
17
17
IEP
IEP
1.7%
1.7%
18
18
Small Groups
Small Groups
1.5%
1.5%
19
19
Literacy
Literacy
1.4%
1.4%
20
20
Individual Needs
Individual Needs
1.4%
1.4%
21
21
Extracurricular Activities
Extracurricular Activities
1.3%
1.3%
22
22
K-8
K-8
1.3%
1.3%
23
23
Staff Meetings
Staff Meetings
1.2%
1.2%
24
24
US History
US History
1.2%
1.2%
25
25
State Standards
State Standards
1.1%
1.1%
26
26
Internet
Internet
0.9%
0.9%
27
27
Academic Support
Academic Support
0.9%
0.9%
28
28
Content Areas
Content Areas
0.8%
0.8%
29
29
Literature
Literature
0.8%
0.8%
30
30
Core Standards
Core Standards
0.7%
0.7%
31
31
Physical Education
Physical Education
0.7%
0.7%
32
32
Positive Relationships
Positive Relationships
0.7%
0.7%
33
33
Parent-Teacher Conferences
Parent-Teacher Conferences
0.7%
0.7%
34
34
Clear Objectives
Clear Objectives
0.6%
0.6%
35
35
ESL
ESL
0.6%
0.6%
36
36
Pre-Algebra
Pre-Algebra
0.6%
0.6%
37
37
Geometry
Geometry
0.5%
0.5%
38
38
Geography
Geography
0.4%
0.4%
39
39
Drama
Drama
0.4%
0.4%
40
40
Curriculum Guidelines
Curriculum Guidelines
0.3%
0.3%
41
41
Educational Conferences
Educational Conferences
0.3%
0.3%
42
42
Core Curriculum
Core Curriculum
0.2%
0.2%
43
43
Academic Problems
Academic Problems
0.2%
0.2%
44
44
Test Scores
Test Scores
0.2%
0.2%
45
45
Teacher Training Workshops
Teacher Training Workshops
0.2%
0.2%
46
46
Bible
Bible
0.2%
0.2%
47
47
Class Activities
Class Activities
0.2%
0.2%
48
48
Social Development
Social Development
0.2%
0.2%
49
49
Life Sciences
Life Sciences
0.1%
0.1%

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