MARK STEIN

Education/Teaching Resume

 

Education:    

 

BANK STREET SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

New York, NY

Master of Science in Education: Early Childhood and Elementary Education, 1999

 

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

New York, NY     

Bachelor of Arts: Philosophy, 1991

Cum Laude

 

Education Work Experience:

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8/2016-Present

Tiger Monkey Dragon Performing Arts, LLC

  • Founder/Owner

  • Lead Theater Arts Teacher

  • Creative Director

 

10/10-Present 

The Schoolhouse Learning Center, South Burlington, VT

  • Classroom Head Teacher,

  • Physical Education Teacher

 

4/10-10/10      

Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Burlington Vermont

Public Education Coordinator

  • Coordinated public events

  • Designed and performed innovative science demonstrations

 

10/09-4/10      

The Vermont Family Network, Williston, VT

Parent Involvement Coordinator

  • Worked with schools to develop strategies for increasing parent involvement

  • Researched and tracked effect of parent involvement on student performance

 

5/06-8/09        

DUGMAH LLC, New York, NY

Co-Owner

Director of Education

Math, Science, Writing, Literacy, Test Readiness, and Study Skills Instructor

  • Taught kindergarten through high school students in private home settings

  • Supervised and coordinated instruction with teaching staff

  • Consulted with independent schools to develop mathematics curriculum, science curriculum, and test-readiness strategies

  • Developed, organized and lead educational tours and day-camp programs in science, art, magic, and Jewish History for pre-kindergarten through graduate students

 

9/04-8/06        

SOLOMON SCHECHTER SCHOOL OF MANHATTAN, New York, NY

Math and Science Teacher, Grades 6-8

Science Staff Developer, Grades K-5

  • Developed and taught science and math curriculum for sixth, seventh and eighth grades

  • Served as science resource and curriculum developer for kindergarten though fifth grades

  • Collaborated with kindergarten through fifth grade teachers to integrate science education into thematic study curricula

 

9/00-8/04       

MANHATTAN NEW SCHOOL, P.S. 290, New York, NY

Science Cluster Teacher, Grades K-5                        

  • Designed and implemented school-wide science program in physical, life and earth sciences for kindergarten through fifth grades

  • Built and maintained science book collection and student librarian program

  • Ran after-school magic club

 

9/98-8/00        

AUDUBON SCHOOL, P.S. 128, New York, NY

Head Teacher, Fifth Grade

  • Taught all subjects in regular education fifth grade classroom

  • Developed innovative math and science units to supplement existing curriculum

  • Coordinated efforts with special needs program to mainstream several students

 

9/97-6/98        

LILLIE D. BLAKE SCHOOL, P.S. 6, New York, NY

Assistant Teacher, First Grade

  • Assistant taught in regular education first grade classroom

  • Served as licensed per diem substitute teacher

 

9/95-6/97        

THE VILLAGE TEMPLE, New York, NY

Hebrew School Teacher

Assistant Principal

Youth Group Director

  • Taught Judaic studies in elementary Hebrew school program

  • Taught art to students in grades K-6

  • Assisted in administration of Hebrew school

  • Planned and implemented educational and social programs for junior high school youth group students

 

1995-1996      

CAMP INTERLAKEN JCC, Eagle River, WI

Judaic Education Coordinator

Art and Magic Teacher

  • Coordinated creative religious programming and worship

  • Designed Judaic education curriculum

  • Taught art and magic to children ages 8-14