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Mr. Matthew Cummings
United States History & World History

Bridgeway Island K-8
(916) 375-7778


CREDENTIALS AND CERTIFICATION
            ¨    Single-Subject Credential with Professional Clear; NCLB authorization to teach History, Civics, Economics, Geography, and English (2006)

¨    Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development Certificate (2005)

¨    Google Certified Educator - Level 1 (2016)

 
EDUCATION
¨    Northern Arizona UniversityBachelor of Arts in History and Journalism – Cum Laude graduate, Dean’s List Honoree, National Honor Society member

 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
   Bridgeway K-8 School (2007 – Present)
      ¨    Seventh and Eighth Grade Teacher of Social Studies (2007 – Present)
      ¨ Adjunct Duties: Information Technology Instructional Coach (2007 – Present) 
     
   Golden State Middle School (1998 – 2007)

¨    Seventh and Eighth Grade Teacher of Social Studies (1998 – 2007)

¨    Seventh and Eighth Grade Teacher of English (1998 – 2001)

¨    Information Technology Instructional Coach (2002 – 2007)

¨    Information Technology Helpdesk Support (2004 – 2007)

¨    Webmaster – Golden State Home Page: (2005 – 2007) Classroom Home Page: (2003 – Present)

¨    Adjunct Duties: Golden State and District Technology Committees; Textbook Adoption Chair (1998 & 2006); Teacher Mentor (1999, 2002, 2004, 2006); Technology Workshop Presenter (2005); History Department Chair (2006); Coordinator – Enhancing Education Through Technology (2005 – 2007)

  
   Folsom Middle School (1997 – 1998)

¨    Eighth Grade Teacher of Social Studies (1997 – 1998)

     
   Underdown Middle School – Cashion, Arizona (1995 – 1997)

¨    Seventh and Eighth Grade Teacher of Social Studies (1995 – 1997)

¨    Mainstreamed and Monolingual Program Coordinator (1997)

¨    Adjunct Duties: Boys Basketball Coach (1995 – 1997); Student Council Advisor (1995 – 1996); Policy Director – Social Studies Curricula (1995); Coordinator – Textbook Adoption Committee (1996); Policy Director – Underdown Athletic Program (1995 – 1997)

 

ADDITIONAL TRAINING

¨    Social Science: Teacher Curriculum Institute (2009); UC Davis History Project (2006  Present); Yolo County History Workshops (2006 – 2007); CLMS San Diego Conference (2000)

¨    AVID: Summer Institute (2000 & 2007)

¨    Technology: Bridgeway Island Site Technology Coach (2007  Present); WUSD Technology Committee (2012  Present); California Technology Assistance Project (2004); Taskstream Project (2003); WUSD Technology Trainings (2003 – 2004); Windows and Microsoft Office Trainings (2003 – 2004)

 

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

¨      Available Upon Request