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Christine K Johnson

Freelance Copywriter & Editor

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Location:United States
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Christine Kaye Johnson
6604 Barranca Drive | Cochiti Lake, NM 87083 | msavidng1@gmail.com|

OBJECTIVE ....

To obtain a position in the education field which will positively impact the lives of those whom I service.

EXPERIENCE
North Garland H.S. / GISD Garland, Texas August 2007 - Present
Counselor-AVID Site Team Member (9-12)
? Provide Academic, Career, and Personal Counseling
? Provide Referral Information for Students/Families
? Coordinate, Administer and Interpret Standardized Tests
? Organize and Implement Personal Graduation Plans
? Recruit and Manage All College Admissions' Visits
? Function as Advanced Placement Coordinator for Campus
? Write Grant Applications
? Supervise Grant Program Staff
? Assist with College Application Process
? Conduct College Essay Writing Seminars
? Conduct Financial Aid Workshops for Parents and Students
? Create Ancillary Documents to Aid Students in College Process
? Teach SAT/ACT Test Preparation Classes

Garland H.S./ GISD Garland , Texas August 2000 - July 2007
English Teacher
? Taught English III-American Literature-(Remedial; Regular; Pre-AP; Pre-IB)
? Sponsored International Baccalaureate (IB) Club
? Sponsored Student Writers' Association

Hillcrest H.S./ DISD Dallas , Texas August 1992 - June 2000
English Teacher
? Taught English II, III, IV (Remedial, Regular, & AP)
? Served as SST Team Leader (Student Support Team)
? Coached Academic Decathlon Team
? Coached UIL English Teams
? Co-sponsored Drama Club

The New Place Richardson, Texas June 1991 - July 1992
Counselor/Community Liaison
? Participated in Assessment, Evaluation, and Treatment Planning for Adolescent Clients
? Co-facilitated Peer and Family Group Therapy
? Conducted Individual Therapy
? Maintained Documentation of Therapeutic Process
? Developed Marketing Package
? Conducted Presentations to Outside Referral Agencies
? Supervised Education of Clients
? Functioned as Liason with Local School Districts

Brainworks Educational Center Carrollton, Texas August 1989 - June 1991
Educational Coordinator
? Designed and implemented individualized educational curricula at secondary, post-secondary, and adult levels.
? Administered, interpreted and reported diagnostic assessments.
? Wrote and edited educational materials and company publications.
? Conceptualized and aided in writing study skills book now in publication.
? Taught skills in reading, writing, math, problem solving, and logic.
? Created, prepared and delivered marketing presentations.
? Maintained weekly and monthly reports.
? Facilitated conferences.
? Interviewed, hired, and supervised tutoring staff.

Gabriel’s Guardians Group, Publishing Division Rowlett, Texas June 2005 - Present
Managing Editor
? Proofread and edit manuscripts for publication
? Coach authors on technique, voice, plot development

EDUCATION
Amberton University Garland,TX December 2006
M.A. Counseling, 3.7
University of Texas at Dallas Richardson, TX May 1991
M.S. Human Development/Psych, 3.8

St. Cloud State University St. Cloud, MN December 1985
B.S. English & Sec. Education, 3.1

University of Arizona/Exchange Program in Guadalajara, Jalisco MEXICO Summer 1982
Intensive Spanish Immersion

Concordia College Moorhead, MN 1979-1981

HONORS:
? AVID National Demonstration School 2015
? AVID Site Team Member of the Year 2012
? GHS English Teacher of the Year 2003
? GHS Teacher of the Month 02/2002; 01/2004; 01/2006; 12/2006
? Texas PTA Lifetime Membership Award 2000
? Hillcrest Teacher of the Year 2000
? Who’s Who Among American Teachers 1990, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99; 2000, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06 ·
? Teacher of the Year (Cabell Award) 1988, 1994, 1998, 2000
? Teacher of the Year - (Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce 1987)
? TJ Rusk Outstanding New Teacher 1986 ·
SKILLS
? Excellent Communication Skills, both Written and Verbal
? Conversationally Fluent in Spanish
? Equitable Computer Skills
? Grant Writing Experience
? Increased Scholarship Awards from $420,000 to $1,500,250 in a Two Year Period
? NT4CM ( National Training for Counselors and Mentors) Financial Aid Training
? Superb Interpersonal Skills
? 450+ hours AP Training
Skills (2) Rating
Copywriting
Editing