Reading Coach

Writing a great reading coach resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Marilee Timmreck

marilee.timmreck@gmail.com | (484) 101-4333 | Charleston, WV

Summary


I have over 1 year of experience as a reading coach. I have worked with students of all ages and levels, from early readers to those who are struggling with literacy. I am passionate about helping my students improve their reading skills and reach their academic potential. I am an experienced teacher who is certified in Orton-Gillingham, a widely recognized approach to teaching reading. I use this knowledge to create individualized lesson plans for my students that target their specific needs. I also work closely with the student's parents or guardians to ensure that they are receiving the support they need at home. Through my dedication and commitment, I have been able to help many students improve their reading skills and confidence levels. It is my hope that, through continued hard work, all of my students will be able achieve success in school and in life

Experience


Lead Reading Coach at Sylvan Learning, WVJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of reading coaches who helped students increase their reading scores by an average of 2 grade levels in one school year.
  • Trained new teachers on effective reading instructional strategies and provided ongoing support to help them improve student outcomes.
  • Developed and implemented a district-wide literacy initiative that improved test scores for all students, with the biggest gains made by struggling readers.
  • Presented at national conferences on best practices in teaching reading and helping struggling readers succeed.

Senior Reading Coach at Huntington Learning Center, WVAug 2021 - May 2022

  • Trained and coached 4 new reading coaches on the district's curriculum and instructional practices.
  • Led professional development for 50+ teachers on effective literacy instruction.
  • Implemented a new data-driven approach to coaching that resulted in 80% of schools meeting theirreading growth targets.
  • Authored 3 successful grant applications totaling $450,000 in funding for literacy initiatives.
  • Chaired the district's Literacy Leadership Team which developed policies and procedures relatedto best practices in teaching reading.

Education


Master of Education in Reading and Literacy at West Virginia University, WVAug 2017 - May 2021

I have learned how to effectively teach reading and literacy skills to students of all ages.

Skills


  • Patience
  • Reading comprehension
  • Writing skills
  • Grammar knowledge
  • Public speaking ability
  • Listening skills

Shirly Pavelko

shirly.pavelko@gmail.com | (897) 636-8229 | Kailua, HI

Summary


I am a Reading Coach with over 1 year of experience. I have worked with students of all ages and abilities, and have helped them improve their reading skills. I am passionate about helping others learn, and will work tirelessly to help my students reach their goals. I am patient, knowledgeable, and dedicated, and will always go the extra mile to ensure that my students succeed.

Experience


Lead Reading Coach at Kumon Math and Reading Center of Honolulu, HIJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 4 reading coaches in improving student literacy rates by 15%.
  • Implemented new instructional strategies that improved fluency rates for struggling readers by 20%.
  • Trained 5 teachers in the Orton-Gillingham approach to teaching reading.
  • Presented at 2 national conferences on effective methods for teaching reading to struggling students.
  • Authored 1 book and 3 articles on best practices in reading instruction.

Senior Reading Coach at Sylvan Learning Center of Honolulu, HISep 2021 - Apr 2022

  • Trained and coached 3 new reading coaches on the district's curriculum and instructional practices.
  • Led monthly professional development sessions for all 40+ reading coaches in the district on a variety of topics related to literacy instruction.
  • Presented at the state conference on effective coaching strategies for supporting teachers in implementing best practices.
  • Developed and implemented a new system for tracking student progress data which resulted in more accurate data collection and analysis.
  • Wrote grants totaling $15,000 which funded new materials and resources for use by reading coaches district-wide.

Education


Master of Education in Reading and Literacy at Hawaii Pacific University, HIAug 2016 - May 2021

I have learned how to effectively teach reading and literacy skills to students of all ages.

Skills


  • Reading
  • Writing
  • English Language Arts
  • Literacy
  • Phonics
  • Spelling