Reading Specialist Resume Examples

reading specialist

  • II am a middle school Reading Teacher Specialist.  I work with all of the ESL students and help them learn English.  I work with all the students that struggle with Reading to help get them to grade level.  Here are some of my main roles as  Reading Specialist/Teacher
  • Select and obtain materials and supplies 
  • Teach Vocabulary and English syntax
  • Review and place students based on building wide data.

reading specialist/acting principal

  • Establish, coordinate, and oversee state mandated testing across school district, as well as programs to evaluate student academic achievement.
  • Plan and lead professional development activities for teachers, administrators, and support staff, focusing on a needs based system.
  • Collect and analyze student test data while collaborating with teachers to improve instruction to meet student needs .
  • Create and implement specials schedule in the areas of Art, Music and Physical Education.
  • Deliver instruction to our lowest achieving readers to bring them up to grade level.
  • Coordinate and direct extracurricular activities and programs such as Books and Breakfast Program and Upstanders Program.

reading specialist

  • Implemented specialized, district-specific support and consultation to central office administrators,
  • principals, reading coaches, and K-3 faculty for 90 Virginia elementary schools, resulting insignificant, sustained improvements in reading achievement
  • Planned and executed regional and statewide professional development services alongside department staff to improve instructional leadership, literacy instruction, and coaching; taught at state sponsored reading academies in partnership with the University of Virginia
  • Designed and implemented professional learning of research-based practices for literacy instruction, grant administration, and data analysis
  • Supported the development of grant proposals, including planning, budgeting, and implementing for improved student achievement

reading specialist

  • Conducting assessments to determine student reading levels.
  • Creating reading plans to match student ability and learning styles.
  • Guiding children through reading and writing activities to help them overcome obstacles to literacy. 
  • Tailor instruction to help struggling readers improve in literacy.

reading specialist

  • Trained Reading Recovery Teacher works with five students daily.
  • Maintains  accurate and complete student records as required by laws or administrative policies.
  • Completes daily Running Records to evaluate and plan for remediation for each student.
  • Member of the Student Support Team to help plan intervention for struggling students.

reading specialist

  • Conduct classes, workshops, and demonstrations to teach principles, techniques to new teachers, second year teachers, and at institute days.