Education Director

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Ilka Helmly

ilka.helmly@gmail.com | (462) 985-9281 | Miami, FL

Summary


Experience


Education Director at Discovery Education, FLMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 15 education specialists and 2 coordinators in designing and implementing innovative educational programs for 200,000 students across the state.
  • Successfully advocated for increased funding from the state legislature for education initiatives, resulting in an additional $20 million per year in funding.
  • Created new professional development opportunities for teachers that resulted in improved student outcomes by 10% statewide.
  • Implemented a data-driven approach to school improvement that led to gains in test scores and graduation rates at all levels.

Assistant Education Director at Edgenuity, FLSep 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 5 education coordinators and 30 volunteer tutors to provide homework help and enrichment activities for 200 students in grades K-8.
  • Implemented a new curriculum that increased test scores by an average of 3% across all subject areas.
  • Created and oversaw the implementation of a professional development plan for teachers that resulted in improved classroom management and instruction quality in 75% of classrooms observed.
  • Negotiated with local businesses to secure donations totaling $10,000 which were used to purchase new computers and software for the school's computer lab.

Education Coordinator at K12, FLAug 2015 - Jul 2020

  • Led a team of 4 education coordinators and increased the department's efficiency by 20%.
  • Implemented new curriculum for Early Childhood Education classes, resulting in a 10% increase in test scores.
  • Trained 5 new hires on best practices for customer service, leading to a decrease in complaints by 50%.
  • Wrote grants totaling $100,000 which funded 3 new after-school programs.
  • Collaborated with the marketing team to develop and implement social media campaigns that increased website traffic by 30%.

Education


Master of Education in Educational Leadership at University of Florida, FLAug 2010 - May 2015

I have learned how to be an effective leader in a educational setting.

Skills


  • Curriculum Development
  • Lesson Planning
  • Classroom Management
  • Behavior Management
  • Instructional Strategies
  • Assessment and Evaluation
  • Professional Development

Gayna Coarsey

gayna.coarsey@gmail.com | (684) 575-3167 | Charleston, WV

Summary


Experience


Education Director at West Virginia Department of Education, WVMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 30+ educators in developing and implementing curriculum for grades K-12.
  • Oversaw the development of new educational programs and initiatives.
  • Managed budgets totaling $6M+ annually.
  • Hired, trained, and evaluated staff members regularly.
  • Wrote proposals to secure funding from grantors such as the Department of Education.
  • Monitored student progress and achievement data to inform instruction.

Assistant Education Director at West Virginia Board of Education, WVAug 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Led a team of 4 education coordinators and 10 educators in developing and implementing lesson plans for after-school programs serving 500 students.
  • Wrote grants totaling $250,000 which funded an early literacy program reaching 2,500 students.
  • Presented at 3 national conferences on the topic of integrating technology into after-school programming.
  • Trained 50 new employees on best practices in educational programming delivery.
  • Led the development of 5 new curriculum units aligned to state standards and designed for use in after-school settings.

Education Coordinator at West Virginia Education Association, WVSep 2015 - Jun 2020

  • Developed and coordinated educational programs for 500 students aged 3-18.
  • Wrote curriculum for and taught 20 classes on various topics relating to education.
  • Authored a 200 page report on the state of education in the country.
  • Presented at 10 conferences nationwide on effective methods for teaching children with special needs.
  • Led a team of 50 educators in developing new assessment techniques used by millions of students across the globe.

Education


Master of Education in Educational Leadership at West Virginia University, WVSep 2011 - May 2015

How to be an effective leader in education.

Skills


  • Educational Leadership
  • Educational Administration
  • Curriculum Development
  • Instructional Design
  • Teacher Training and Development
  • Classroom Management
  • Student Assessment