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Saba Syed
ssyed4@asu.edu

Profile:
I am a friendly, loyal, and dedicated individual who has a passion for teaching. My easy to adjust personality helps me get along with children very well. I am a team player as well as can work individually. I am a fast learner and am always ready for challenges.

Education:
Qualified Medical Claims and Billing Specialist
Received certification for medical claims and billing specialist, May2005

Certified Teacher’s Aide
Received ETS ParaPro certification for paraprofessionals, March 2009

Chandler-Gilbert Community College – Chandler, AZ
Received Associate in Arts in Elementary Education, May 2011

Arizona State University, Polytechnic Campus-- Mesa, AZ
Pursuing Bachelors in Arts in Special Education and Elementary Education, May 2013 (anticipated)
Currently enrolled in junior year, Professional Teacher Preparation Program (PTPP)

Work Experience:
Teacher’s Aide
Grade: 1
New Vistas Academy, Chandler, AZ
August, 2008 to May, 2009

· Graded papers and managed office work including copying and decorating classroom

· One-on-one and small group activities with students for math time

· Helped students whenever needed

Internships:
Destination College
Chandler-Gilbert Community College
Grade: 6
Hours: 20
Summer 2011

· Assisted students in computer lab working on PowerPoint, Yoga in fitness center, and making timelines of their future educational goals

· Also helped students in doing their math and science in-class projects

Humphrey Elementary School
Grade: 2
Hours: 15
Spring 2011

· Focused mainly on children’s literature

· Observed students during read-alouds and while working on their literacy stations

· Delivered two reading lesson plans

· Managed classroom while delivering lesson plans

Humphrey Elementary School

Grade: K-2 Special Education

Hours: 15

Spring 2011

· Performed one-on-one reading time and whole group read- alouds

· Attended and observed students receiving services with speech/language pathologist

· Attended and observed one-on-one occupational therapist and a student session

· Observed and learned several techniques used to modify the learning based upon the needs of the individual students

· Performed individual student assessments

Rancho Solano Private School

Grade: 1

Hours: 21

Fall 2010

· Focused mainly on classroom management

· Applied the proximity strategy in the classroom, during story time, stations, and math

· Experienced one-on-one sessions with students, helping them in math and reading

· Observed, understood and practiced classroom relationship techniques necessary for carrying out a successful school year

Humphrey Elementary School

Grade: 1

Hours: 30

Spring 2010

· Performed Dibels, a formal reading assessment, for the students

· Performed Benchmark assessment

· Helped in lesson planning and grading

· Worked with ELL students

· Administered weekly spelling tests

· Grading and office work

Volunteering:
Paragon Science Academy

Grade: K-5

2009-2010

· Grading papers, entering grades in grade book, copying, and various office related jobs

· Helped in organizing Fall Festival

· Chaperoned students on field trips

· Helped in arranging Science Fair

Awards and Scholarships:
· Has maintained an overall GPA of 3.9

· 2009 to present- President’s Honor List throughout freshman and sophomore year

· Received “The Promising Teacher” award given by Chandler-Gilbert Community College’s Teacher Education Department

· Recipient of Mary Lou Fulton Arizona Transfer Scholarship for Fall 2011

· Recipient of Coca Cola Scholarship in Spring 2011

References:
Available upon request


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