Markie Garrison‎ > ‎


I would like to get to know the students and families I will be working with. I would like to learn about the curriculum that is used, as well as get ideas for my future classroom. I am also interested in learning about the technologies that are used in the classroom I will be interning in.

School-Age Teacher at Tutor Time, Mesa    
                                                     December 2009 - August 2010  
        Worked with children ages 5-12 for eight months.
        Created a curriculum involving activities for children.
        Observed and documented children’s learning by creating boards that displayed artwork.

Toddler Teacher at Tutor Time, Mesa                                                                 September 2010 - Present 
        Currently working with two-year-olds in a classroom as a lead teacher.
        Plan and implement activities from the curriculum.
        Observe and document children’s learning by creating boards that display artwork.

Intern at Madison Elementary, Mesa                                                                    August 2010 - December 2010
        Worked in a third grade classroom once a week for one semester.
        Graded papers, worked in small groups of students, and lead small group reading activities.

Mesa High School                                                                                                    August 2006 - May 2009
        Received high school diploma in May of 2009.

Northern Arizona University                                                                                   August 2009 - December 2009

Mesa Community College                                                                                      January 2010 - May 2011

Arizona State University                                                                                          August 2011 - Present
        Currently working on my first block in the professional teaching program.
        Working towards my bachelor degree in Early Childhood Education
        3.0 GPA

Paradise Bakery, Mesa                                                                                             March 2008 - August 2008
        Barista server
        3426 E Baseline Rd Mesa, AZ 85204
Hourly rate of pay: $7.00

Tutor Time, Mesa                                                                                                       December 2009 - Present
        School age and toddler teacher.
        1928 N. Gilbert Road Mesa, Arizona 85204 Phone: 480-733-6977
        Hourly rate of pay: $8.61

        Detail oriented
        Proficient in Microsoft Word
        Experienced in Microsoft Excel
        Experienced in Microsoft Power Point

Sonoran Desert Wildlife Fun! - 3rd Grade Lesson Plan