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Christina Entress

1500-10 Wind Willow Way · Rochester, NY 14624 ·(585)889-4963

Technical Knowledge

Objective To obtain a placement teaching in an elementary school in regular education or special education and bring a positive experience to the people that I work with and to the children that I teach. I am a positive person always looking for the good side of things and want to make each child's education meaningful and memorable.
Experience Substitute Teacher
Geneseo Central School District (Geneseo, NY)
  • Taught different grades from K- including special education.
  • Followed lesson plans and also created lesson plans to teach in many classes.
  • Volunteer Kindergarten Teacher Assistant
    Geneseo Central School District(Geneseo, NY)
  • Helped children on one on one basis with spific needs.
  • Created lesson plans for small group instruction.
  • Teacher Assistant
    James Madison School of Excellence(Rochester, NY)
  • Worked in a classroom that was Option III with a ratio of 12:1:1.
  • Worked one on one with the students to help increase reading and math competency.
  • Developed and taught lesson plans modified and directed towards their needs and learning abilities.
  • Teacher Assistant
    Walt Disney Elementary School(Rochester, NY)
  • Developed and instructed lessons that taught to the ELA Standards for fourth grade.
  • Planned and created imaginative bulletin boards for the classroom.
  • Lead small group instruction in reading, math and science lessons.
  • Teacher Assistant Intern
    Fairbanks Road Elementary School(Churchville, NY)
  • Attended a third grade classroom every other day to observe, participate and help teach.
  • Created bulletins and projects for the class.
  • Worked on and maintained a grading and filing system for the classroom.
  • Camp Counselor
    Saint John Fisher College Child Care Center (Rochester, NY)
  • Scheduled and planned camp activities for the camp children.
  • Motivated and helped children to problem solve during the camp.
  • Was flexible if needed to help with instruction in a different classroom with different level children.
  • Created literature based lessons upon request with little to no preparation.
  • Education State University of New York at Geneseo (1998-2002)
  • BS in Education
  • Dedicated Student very involved in various campus supported clubs and functions.
  • Expedted to graduate May 2002.
  • Organizations
  • Participant in the Xerox Center for Multicultural Teacher Education.
  • Member of the Young Children's Council.
  • Intrests Spanish culuture, language and education, dancing, computers and nature walks.
  • Excellent as a listener and in advising people.
  • Effective in budgeting money and time efficiently.
  • Above average communication skills and able to cooperate and work well with others.
  • Positive role model and great problem solver in many types of situations.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish.
  • Technical Knowledge
  • Operating Systems:Win 95/98/Millenium
  • Applications:Microsoft Office 97 and 2000 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Interntet:Web Browsers (Netscape, Internet Explorer), E-mail clients (Eudora, Outlook Express), FTP (WS FTP), Telnet (CRT), Internet Maniac (Ping, Finger, Traceroute, Whois)
  • Web Page Creation:I understand HTML and have used various HTML editors. I have created forms, tables, animated gifs, and images maps as well as manipulated graphics using Microsoft Photo Editor, Lview Pro, Paint Shop Pro, Ulead Gif Animator, and Live Image. I also understand how to use Java Script and Java Applets.
  • References Available upon request