My name is Amber Thorsen. I have a small home business for educational care services. I provide a safe, learning environment with scheduled daily activities. I have my B.S. in Elementary Education and M.A. in Teaching. I have two children who are 2 years and 7 months old. I provide developmental learning activities based upon the child's individual needs. I am CPR/AED and First Aid certified. I am available Monday- Friday 7:00am- 6:00pm. Infants, toddlers, and Pre-K are welcome! Resume, credentials, and references are ready for you to view. CALL NOW FOR WEEKLY RATES! (775) 209-6280
Here is my resume:
A teaching position from my home that will allow me to utilize communication skills, differentiated instruction strategies, organizational tactics for my class while maintaining a safe environment.
Full Time Substitute NV 1/09-5/09
Obtained State of Nevada teaching license K-8.
Taught daily lesson plans in a 1st grade classroom.
Managed parent teacher conferences for all students.
Encouraged the students to attend garden committee of campus clean-up weekly
Developed effective guided reading groups with great transitioning.
Student Teacher 8/08-12/08
Created a self monitoring classroom management plan.
Adapted and modified instruction to meet individual needs of students.
Motivated students through enthusiastic teaching and creative lessons that allowed integration of all areas
Encourage participation through positive reinforcement.