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Hi! I'm Mr. Clark, a social studies educator based in central New Jersey.

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

Rahway High School, Rahway, N.J. — Social Studies Teacher

SEPTEMBER 2017 - PRESENT (3 YEARS)

Rahway High School, Rahway, N.J. — Student and Substitute Teacher

JANUARY 2016 - JUNE 2017  (1.5 YEARS)

Clinical Internship completed under the supervision of Mr. Charles T. Tortorella through the Kean University College of Education. Served as a substitute teacher for Rahway Public Schools through June 2017 after completion of internship.

EDUCATION

 

Kean University, Union, N.J.  — B.A. History

AUGUST 2012 - MAY 2014

Graduated summa cum laude as a member of the Class of 2014. Attended through the NJ STARS II scholarship. 

 

Senior Thesis: "The Economic Historiography of Latin America: An Account of Changing Currents through Political and Social Reform"

Grade Point Average: 3.96

 

Middlesex County College, Edison, N.J. — A.A. Liberal Arts: Education

AUGUST 2010 - MAY 2012

Graduated with highest honors as a member of the Class of 2012. Attended through the NJ STARS I scholarship.


Grade Point Average: 3.81

CERTIFICATION

Teacher of Social Studies (2300) — Standard Certificate

NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

Issued July 2019 by the New Jersey Department of Education.

AP® Summer Institute — AP United States History (APUSH)

COLLEGE BOARD

Received 30 hours instruction/professional development at a College Board endorsed AP® Summer Institute. 

COURSES TAUGHT

US History I (1860-1920) 

US History II (1920-Present)
Constitutional Law 
Freshman Seminar 

Honors US History II
Honors World History 
Peer Leadership 
World History

CLUBS & ACTIVITIES

Class of 2022 Co-Advisor
Debate Club Co-Advisor
Leading by Example Co-Coordinator
PEER Advisor
Robotics Co-Advisor
Transfer Support Program Founder/Co-Advisor

OTHER RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

NJ PARCC/NJSLA Lead Test Administrator


SAT Administrator


Rahway Education Association
Web Admin/Social Media Coordinator

 

DIGITAL COMPETENCIES

Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Google Apps (Docs, Slides, Sheets, Sites) 

Google Classroom

PowerSchool

Remind Certified Educator

Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop & Premiere Pro)

CURRENT AS OF 7/30/2020

Please reference CV for contact information or email michaelclarkhistory@gmail.com