Ms. Amber Barrett

Education


 

  • Loyola University Maryland, 8/2017

M.Ed. in Montessori Education

  • Montessori Northwest, 6/2017

Montessori Primary Teacher Diploma

  • Bachelor of English, Liberal Arts, 12/2000

Minor in Writing – University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado

  • TEFL Teaching Certificate, 11/2002

Next Level Language Institute, Prague, Czech Republic

Work Experience


 

  • Lead Primary Guide      8/2017 – Present

Roots & Wings Montessori School

  • Educational Assistant for preschool students                                       8/2014 – 6/2016

Portland Public Schools, Portland, Oregon

  • Teaching Assistant                                                                                    1/2011 – 6/2014

Happy Valley Montessori School, Portland, Oregon

  • Teacher                                                                                                       9/2008 – 8/2010

Wild Lilac Preschool, Portland, Oregon

  • Teaching Assistant                                                                                    10/2007 – 4/2008

Inverleigh Montessori School, Calgary, Alberta

  • ESL Instructor                                                                                          8/2007 – 10/2007

Berlitz Academy, Calgary, Alberta

  • ESL Instructor                                                                                           5/2007 – 8/2007

Global Connections, Calgary, Alberta

  • ESL Instructor                                                                                            9/2006 – 4/2007

Berlitz Academy, Denver, Colorado

  • Teaching Assistant in a Special Education Classroom                      9/2006 – 4/2007

Teller Elementary School, Denver, Colorado

  • Teaching Assistant in a Special Education Classroom                             9/2005-5/2006

Basha Elementary School, Chandler, Arizona

  • Teaching Assistant in a Special Education Classroom                           9/2004 – 5/2005

Henry Middle School, Denver, Colorado

  • ESL Teacher                                                                                               1/2003 – 5/2003

Lingua Viva, Prague, Czech Republic

  • ESL Tutor                                                                                                   1/2003 – 5/2003

David Holis, Prague, Czech Republic

  • ESL Tutor                                                                                                 12/2002 – 5/2003

Next Level Language, Prague, Czech Republic

Volunteer Experience


  • Mentor                                                                                                         1/2011-8/2013

Africa House, Portland, OR

  • Liaison                                                                                                           1/2011-6/2011

American Field Service, Portland, OR

  • Mentor                                                                                                           5/2008-8/2010

Immigration and Refugee Community Organization, Portland, OR

  • Volunteer ESL Tutor                                                                                 7/2007-4/2008

Calgary Catholic Immigration Society, Calgary, Alberta

  • Volunteer ESL Tutor 1/2004-1/2005

Emily Griffith Opportunity School, Denver, Colorado