High School Social Studies Teacher Resume Samples

A High School Social Studies Teacher helps high school students understand history, geography, and human society- mainly on how people interact, solve conflicts and govern themselves. Common work activities described on the High School Social Studies Teacher Resume are – teaching the curriculum provided by the School; assigning and grading homework; writing and grading tests and essays; engaging the class through lectures, classroom discussions, demonstrations, and relevant activities. The other challenging task shouldered by these teachers is to connect the classroom materials with current events so that the students can understand better the course and content and how they play a vital role in the day-to-day life.

A good teacher is the one who can embrace the following skills – interested in understanding larger systems and patterns; comfortable with the complex subject matter; highly knowledgeable about social sciences; careful about time management; and devoted to learning. A Social Studies post-graduation and teaching licensure are required.

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume example

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a High School Social Studies Teacher position within an urban school district that allows using interdisciplinary expertise in order to provide students with engaging and meaningful opportunities to become college, career, and community ready.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Mac OS X, Coordinating Skills.

Description :

    1. Utilized multiple assessments in compliance with district and state requirements.
    2. Incorporated technology and other innovative methods to produce effective learning experiences in the classroom.
    3. Worked with Academy teachers to help students gain leadership experiences and service opportunities outside of the classroom.
    4. Worked with JROTC Cadets in preparing them for either civilian or military leadership opportunities.
    5. Facilitated and/or participate in required meetings (classroom, site-wide, and supervision).
    6. Held weekly conferences with students needing encouragement and/or praise.
    7. Contacted parents when students needed correction and/or congratulation.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership


High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Objective : Attentive and adaptable Social Studies Teacher skilled in using empathy and other emotional intelligence skills to effectively manage classroom behavior. Leverages student feedback to create dynamic lesson plans that address students' strengths and weaknesses.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Mac OS X, Teaching, Recordkeeping, Data Management.

Description :

    1. Worked as a collaborative unit with a co-teacher to fully incorporate the Inclusion Model in high school classrooms.
    2. Tutored students outside of the classroom in order to ensure success at the highest level in the classroom.
    3. Responsible for creating, planning, and teaching 10th-12th graders related social studies curriculum. 
    4. Developed daily lesson plans and instructional methods in order to effectively deliver classroom instruction.
    5. Participated in Professional Development enrichment events to gain insight on job assignments.
    6. Assigned, graded, and entered student assignment grades into the computer grade book.
    7. Ensured that students are following rules and procedures and assigning punishment for non-compliance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.Ed. in Educational Leadership


High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Headline : Academic professional with over 5 years of case management experience. Client-centered approach while creating and implementing the state-mandated curriculum. Experienced in serving a diverse population with multiple age groups.

Skills : Leadership, Communication, Problem Resolution, Critical Thinking, Team Leader.

Description :

    1. Provided an individualized academic program to each student in the classroom.
    2. Ensured that all subjects are taught at each student's individual ability level as outlined in state frameworks.
    3. Performed all duties related to the development of an IEP.
    4. Worked effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in using behavioral, clinical, therapeutic, and management techniques.
    5. Wrote quarterly progress reports outlining areas of growth and updating the IEP as needed for each student.
    6. Communicated regularly and effectively with parents/guardians.
    7. Intervened with the clients' behavioral programs as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Education Specialist

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Summary : Having over eleven years of classroom experience, eventually managed a team of international educators and oversaw a college-level foundation program for first-year students. Excited to provide an inspiring learning experience to students.

Skills : Retail, Customer Service, Computer Software, Teaching/Tutoring, Supervising.

Description :

    1. Designed weekly lesson plans, accounting for various learning modalities.
    2. Conducted engaging, inclusive, student-centered lessons.
    3. Worked with teammates to align lesson content and formative and summative assessments to state standards.
    4. Enforced school and district rules and policies.
    5. Worked alongside development specialists to help special-needs students participate in every class.
    6. Tracked student data and used it to determine what content and skills needed reinforcement.
    7. Participated in and led professional learning and development.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate in Education

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Summary : Seeking to be a leader in a working environment that inspires a diverse group of people to exceed expectations and prepare them for success in the world.

Skills : Leadership Development and Training, Organization, Planning, Goal Setting, Budget Plan, Problem Solving, Assessment Of Alternatives, Decision-Making.

Description :

    1. Responsible for developing daily lesson plans aligned with standards.
    2. Instructed using plans and preparation.
    3. Assessed student learning to measure progress.
    4. Managed a classroom of 20 to 30 students 6 hours a school day.
    5. Prepared curriculum and/or grading assessments.
    6. Collaborated with the department chair in establishing a new curriculum.
    7. Augmented course content in the forms of modifications and enrichments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
M.Ed in Education

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Objective : Seeking to obtain a position educating students in Social Studies, where one will be able to utilize educational background and professional experience to best enhance student learning.

Skills : Management, Project Coordinator, and Administrative.

Description :

    1. Created a positive learning environment through planning and classroom management.
    2. Taught students using a variety of innovative techniques and strategies to ensure all students learn to the highest level of potential.
    3. Communicated effectively with students, other faculty members, parents, and school personnel.
    4. Managed behavior disruptions as they arise in an effective and timely manner.
    5. Maintained a high level of flexibility, creativity, and innovativeness.
    6. Participated in continuing professional development to maintain updated information and training.
    7. Participated in extra-curricular activities to promote holistic learning and a personal interest in students, including serving as Freshman Class Sponsor and Assistant Club Sponsor.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA in Arts

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Headline : Dedicated, energetic, and detail-oriented, seeking a position as Social Studies Teacher that draws on work and educational experience while utilizing skills developed in the military. Longtime local resident with detailed knowledge of district educational requirements.

Skills : Windows XP - 8, ESRI ArcGIS, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Adobe Suite, GPS, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Lectured and discussed concepts.
    2. Completed parent and student counseling.
    3. Enforced rules and disciplinary action.
    4. Prepared material for presentations.
    5. Graded tests and conducted progress reports.
    6. Recorded student activities in accordance with laws and school policies.
    7. Instructed students ages 16-22 in an alternative online educational program designed for students previously labeled at-risk.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Geography

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Summary : High school Social Studies Teacher with more than 8 years of experience teaching high school students. Introduced standardized testing and state curriculum, helped 42 out of 50 students to get scores of 3 or higher on the exam.

Skills : Classroom Technology, Communication, Organization, Team Player.

Description :

    1. Coordinated and implemented the social studies curriculum for history.
    2. Participated in leadership training.
    3. Conducted project-based learning.
    4. Developed and implemented lessons that encouraged student learning and participation.
    5. Motivated the minds of students using differentiated instruction that maximized learning potential.
    6. Provided instruction to a diverse group of students; develop informative course material, powerful teaching strategies, and exciting lesson plans.
    7. Provided the whole group and one on one instruction in the area of Social Studies.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MA in Teaching

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Objective : Seeks to obtain a Social Studies teacher position within a Christian work environment in which over 2 years of teaching experience and program coordination experience will have valuable application.

Skills : Administration, Computers, Leadership, Professional Development Training, Budget, Scheduling, Communication.

Description :

    1. Designed and developed engaging lesson plans aligned with state/districtwide standards.
    2. Established and maintained a working and nurturing relationship with all stakeholders.
    3. Collected and analyzed data about student performance and growth.
    4. Prepared and delivered lessons to up to 25 students. 
    5. Managed classroom procedures and expectations. 
    6. Assessed the student's grasp of the content. 
    7. Responsible for the Education of 7th and 8th graders.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
MA in Curriculum and Instruction

High School Social Studies Teacher Resume

Summary : A dedicated, resourceful, and enthusiastic professional with exceptional communication and leadership capabilities. Focused on organizing and leading quality lesson plans and activities that promote individual growth, active imaginations, and positive learning experiences.

Skills : Microsoft Office Capabilities, Google Apps, QuickBooks.

Description :

    1. Taught approximately 20 9-12 grade students social studies/history in an alternative high school setting.
    2. Managed student caseload to track academically.
    3. Responsible for instruction in History, Government, Global Issues, Geography, and Economics.
    4. Provided instruction to a diverse group of students; develop informative course material, powerful teaching strategies, and exciting lesson plans.
    5. Encouraged students to participate in class discussions and projects, enhancing the overall learning experience.
    6. Instructed Junior and Senior high school students in the History, Social Work, and History, Geography, and Economy of the world.
    7. Designed an environmental course that included research and design of an object using recycling materials.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    GED