Heather Coppage

Freelance Blog Writer & Poem Writer

Location:Augusta, Kansas, United States
2 Skills
Heather Coppage

I have taken and passed my paraprofessional assessment in Arkansas and Kansas. I have worked with children ages 2yrs old to 4th grade. I have worked in the school environment for 11yrs and with a variety of different learning styles. Working with children has been my passion for many years, and is the reason I want to keep pursuing my education to make a difference in families lives.
Work Experience
Preschool Teacher
9/2001 - 5/2003: Jack and Jill Preschool, Rogers, AR
First Christian Church- 1-479-636-2230 The school has closed but was ran through the church.
I worked with 3 and 4 yr olds. I taught circle time along with P.E activities.

SPED Assistant Teacher
9/2004 – 5/2006: Mary Mae Jones Elementary Bentonville, AR
I worked with children ages K-4th grade who had learning disabilities. I helped them
with Spelling, Reading and Writing.

Lead Preschool Teacher
9/2008-2/2009: Trinity Christian Preschool ; Fredericksburg, VA
I was lead teacher to 2, 3 and 4yr olds writing lesson plans and activities for my class.

8/2009-4/2010: USD 402
Assisted Teachers in Second and Third grade with teacher directed activities.

Lead Preschool Teacher
11/2010-5/2011: Midcap Head Start and CDI Head Start
I was the lead teacher for 3-5 year olds at Head Start in Augusta,Ks. I had a morning and afternoon class with a total of 34 children. I wrote Lesson Plans, Made Home Visits to parents, Parent Teacher Conferences, Field Trips, and Kept Track of Files including Inkind.

Assistant Teacher/Family Service Worker
8/2011-5/2012: CDI Head Start
I was the Assistant Teacher at the Bluestem Head Start. I assisted the teacher with
Various activities for the children and center. I also was one of the Family Service Workers at Bluestem Head Start. I worked with Childplus and children’s files. I made Home visits to families and organized Family Partnership Plans.

Lead Preschool Teacher
8/2012-Current: Child Start
I am currently the Lead Teacher for Bluestem Head start. I write Lesson Plans, Make Home Visits to parents, Parent Teacher Conferences, Field Trips, and Keep Track of Files including Inkind.

Current: Hatejobcouch.com
I am currently beginning my career in freelance writing.
9/1990 - 12/1991: Northwest Community College, Bentonville, AR
Some College Coursework Completed

3/2011: Stratford Career Institute
Early Childhood Diploma With Highest Honors

1/08-5/08: Butler Community College
6 Hours of Early Childhood Credits

3/2012: Received Directors License for the State of Kansas Early Childhood

6/2011-9/2012: American Public University
Associates Degree In Early Childhood Education

Juanita Newberry- 316-259-3722; Director I worked for at Midcap and CDI Head
Start in Augusta, Ks.

Erica Rhoads- 316-516-5195; Director I worked for at Bluestem Head Start

Amber Blackwell- 316-251-2191; Co-worker at Bluestem Head Start
Skills (2) Rating
Blog Writing
Poem Writing