Nicole Cafaro

Freelance Blog Writer & Editor

Location:Dudley, Massachusetts, United States
2 Skills

I worked as a Public Relations Intern at Nichols College for 3 and a half years and am proficient in writing, editing, blogging, transcribing and doing office work. I can use Microsoft Works and Office (Powerpoint, Excel, etc) and am also experienced in updating and modifying blogs and websites. I graduated with a BA in English Education and am certified to teach HS English. I have a vast knowledge of Education, Modernist Literature and Poetry, Early Childhood Development, psychology, arts and crafts, art history, creating lessons and interactive programs and activities for children.

Feb 2012-present Webster Public Schools Webster MA
Substitute Teacher

Sept 2011- Feb 2012 The Goddard School Auburn MA
Floating Teacher

June 2010- March 2012 SMOC Childcare, Framingham, MA
Group Leader
Create a safe, educational, and fun atmosphere for children ranging from toddlers to fifth graders. Design and implement different activities for children.
Monitor child behavior and implement discipline when appropriate.
Document child behavior, incident reports, and accident reports.

August 2008- May 2010- Nichols College: Dudley, MA
Resident Advisor
Create a pleasant community in assigned dorm
Mediate conflict between roommates and other residents
Maintain the safety of residents and the rules of the college

Nov. 2006-January 2010- Nichols College: Dudley, MA
Public Relation’s Intern
Manage and update key information on important student activities
Utilize technology skills including updating websites, blogs, using Photoshop, and transcribing
Attend and record events and speakers around campus

January 2010 – May 2010 Southbridge High School
Teaching Practicum
Prepared for and taught full English course load (4 courses) of high school juniors and MCAS prep

September 2007 –June Westborough, Bartlett, Shepherd Hill, Auburn High School
Pre-practicum Fieldwork
Cumulative 80 Hours Pre-practicum Fieldwork consisting of observing, team teaching, teaching, and correcting student work.

August 2005 - June 2006 Westborough High School
Preschool Instructor
Lead and make sure all students are safe while performing basic gymnastic moves.
Facilitate a happy and fun environment for students aged 4 to

Competence with Interactive White Boards, Tablets, Projectors, IPASS, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, YouTube, Bloggers, Sending Newspaper Clips to Editors

Nichols College: Dudley, MA Expected Graduation May 2010
Bachelor of Arts Cumulative GPA: 3.68 Major: English with a Concentration in Teacher Preparation Magna *** Laude

Zeta Alpha Phi- Nichols Honors Society and Liberal Arts Award for Excellence
Dean’s List High Honors
2007-2010 SEAM Nichols College Chapter 2010 Nichols Reads Committee
2007- Present Windfall (co-editor and technical editor)
2007-08, 08-09, 09-10 Edition Published in Windfall Spring 2007/ 2010 Prize for Excellence in English

References Furnished Upon Request
Skills (2) Rating
Blog Writing