Britney Pirtle

Freelance Children's Book Illustrator & Brochure Designer

Location:Cookeville, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills
Britney Nicole Pirtle

EDUCATION University of Tennessee (UT) 2006-2009 Transfer GPA 3.21 Knoxville, TN
Tennessee Technological University (TTU) 2009-2011 Cookeville, TN
Major: Multidisciplinary Studies- Middle School Education GPA 3.3


Algood Middle School, Algood, TN Jan. 2011 – May 2011
Student Teacher
• Examine skills and techniques for teaching mathematics in a fifth grade classroom
• Create bulletin boards and other classroom resources
• Assist mentor teacher in grading and provide extra help for students

Cornerstone Middle School, Baxter, TN Summer 2010/ Fall 2010
Practicum Teacher
• Surveyed a seventh grade science class
• Completed a unit over weather focusing on cooperative group work with six different classes
• Analyzed a fifth grade language arts classroom
• Utilized as many different creative writing strategies as possible to help prepare for standardized
testing in writing

Cracker Barrel, Knoxville, TN April 2008 - July 2009
Hostess, Par 3
• Provide a friendly smile and service to all guests
• Collaborate with coworkers to strategically greet and seat guests
• Continually observe and be attentive to guests body language
• Relay guest concerns and suggestions to management

New Horizon Montessori School, Knoxville, TN Fall 2006
Observer, Reading Assistant
• Observed the alternative methods of the Montessori approach to Education
• Listened and evaluated first grade students’ reading abilities

In-Home Childcare Provider, Cookeville, TN May 2001 - Present
Certified First Aid and CPR
• Responsible for children’s safety and well being
• Prepare nutritional snacks and meals
• Provide and conduct age appropriate activities including homework assistance

Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Pages, Keynote, Garageband, iTunes, iMovie, iPhoto, Safari, Firefox, Chrome, Ionfolio, Smartboard, Promeathean board, Mac and PC.

• Member of APO a CO-ED service fraternity
• Dean’s List Multiple Semesters
• Certified PADI Open Water Scuba Diver