Ms. Zimmerman

"To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Teaching Experience

Teacher (Full Time)       2013-present 

Red Deer Public School District

Hunting Hills High School 

  • CTS: Foods 9-12, Robotics 10

  • Fashion Club, Ski Club, Investing Club

  • Coached and brought students to Regional Skills Competitions

  • Winter Celebration, Awards Night, Veterans Dinner

  • Tech Committee

  • Teacher Voice

  • Power of H Award

West Park Middle School

  • CTS: Fashion Studies 6 - 8, Foods 6 – 8, Math 6 – 7, Science 6, Yearbook

  • Participating in District RedTech Cohort (Technology, Digital Citizenship, Collaboration)

  • Participate on the Technology Evergreen Committee

  • Equity Committee

Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School

  • Continuous Contract

  • CTS: Fashion Studies 10-12, Foods 10-12

  • Coached and brought a student to regional competition in culinary arts

  • Participate in Flex Committee


Teaching Services Representative (Full Time)           Central Alberta           2012-2013

Alberta Distance Learning Centre, Pembina Hills School Division

  • Acted as a liaison between schools (school administration, teachers, support staff) and ADLC

  • Provided regional and provincial support for Team Teaching partners

  • Provincial support for subject areas: 2nd Languages, Physical Education, Electives,
    CALM, Health, Foods and Fashion Studies

  • Traveled Central Alberta visiting schools to assist partners, presentations, and share important updates regarding ADLC’s programs and services; mentored teachers, provided support

  • Created tutorials for partners with questions regarding ADLC processes and software

 

Teacher (Full Time)    

2011 - present

Breton, Alberta                                                            

Wild Rose School Division

  • Social Studies 9
  • Social Studies 7
  • Science 7
  • Foods 7 – 12
  • Junior Foods/Computers Interdisciplinary Course
  • Career and Life Management and Career Prep Courses
  • Junior basketball team teacher representative
  • Health Champion (for student group: Health Action Team)
  • Started a breakfast program
  • Currently coaching a student to compete in regional skills competition in culinary arts

CTS Teacher (Full Time)

2010-2011

Athabasca, Alberta

Aspen View School Division

  • Offered a continuous contract
  • Foods 8-12
  • Foods Flex, Fashion Flex
  • Technology Rep
  • Implement ICT into all classes
  • Coached and brought a student to compete in Culinary Arts at the North East Regional Skills Competition 

 

Science Teacher (Full Time)

2010

Delburne, Alberta

Chinook’s Edge School Division

CTS Teacher (Full Time), J.A. Williams High School 
2006-2009

Lac La Biche, Alberta         

Northern Lights School Division

  • Mentor Teacher 2008/2009
  • Information Processing 10, 20, 30, Multimedia 9
  • Fashion Studies 9, 10, 20, 30
  • Career And Life Management
  • Summer School (Science and Math 14 & 24)
  • Coached and brought students to Regional and Provincial Skills Competition                                          

Microsoft Office Software Night School Instructor (Portage College)                               

2007

Lac La Biche, Alberta                  

Summer School Teacher                                                         

2006, 2010

Red Deer, Alberta                 

Red Deer Public School Division Community Programs

  • Math/English Tutorials grades 6-9

 

APT, Ecole Secondaire Notre Dame High School                

2006

Red Deer, Alberta                         

  • Information Processing 10, 20 and 30

 

IPT, Ecole Secondaire Notre Dame High School                 

2004

Red Deer, Alberta                          

  • Psychology 20AP
  • Cosmetology 10

 

EDFX 203, Central Middle School                                        

2002

Red Deer, Alberta                          

  • Home Economics 6, 7 and 8