Resume, Recommendations, Certifications, Evaluations and Transcript
Karen M. Yonkers (616) 648-3011 firstname.lastname@example.org
Education Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI Bachelor of Music Education, expected graduation May 2018 GPA 3.82
Hope College, Holland, MI Music Education student, 1980-1983 GPA 3.8
Wayland High School, Wayland, MI Diploma June 1980 GPA 3.65
Teaching Experience Wyoming Jr. High/High School Bands, Student Teacher, March-May 2018 River City Scholars National Heritage Academy, Student Teacher, January-March 2018 Innocademy Zeeland Campus, Band Director, January-June 2017 City High School Bands, Student Aide, September-December 2016 Greenville Middle School, Instrumental teaching assistant, September 2015-March 2016 EduStaff, GRPS, Godfrey-Lee, Sparta, Forest Hills districts March 2011-present
Additional Experience Piano First Church of Christian Science, pianist and soloist, 2012-present East Grand Rapids Parks and Recreation, Suzuki accompanist, 2016-2017 Greenville Middle School, choral accompanist, September 2015-March 2016 Jenison High School, choral accompanist, September-May 1995
Clarinet 2013-2017: Northview Community Band 2011-2016: Sparta Community Theater Pit Orchestra 2004-2015: Rockford Community Band 1999-2001: Grand Rapids Symphonic Band 1983 Collegiate Honors Band 1979: Kalamazoo Concert Band 1975-present: German Band
Teaching Marshall Music, Piano Instructor, March 2016-March 2017 Calvin College, Peer Tutoring, February 2012-May 2013 Yonkers Academy Home Education, September 1987- February 2011 -Educated own eleven children K-12 -Tutored other homeschool children -Organized Musical, Science Fair, Co-op Private Music Lessons, September 1988-present
Professional Associations National Association for Music Education Michigan Music Education Association
Honors and Awards Calvin College, Dean's List, September 2012-May 2018 Calvin College, Jacobsen Family Scholarship, 2017 and 2018 Calvin College, Music Faculty's Scholarship, 2016, 2017, 2018 Calvin College, Academic Achievement Award, 2013 and 2014 Calvin College, Goguen-Allene Huizenga Music Education Scholarship, 2013 Calvin College, Knollcrest Scholarship, 2012, 2013, 2014 Calvin College, Music Department Applied Music Scholarship, 2012, 2013 Hope College, Music Scholarship 1980
References Sarah Bowman, Calvin Music Education.............................. (616) 526-6257 Tiffany Engle, Calvin Director of Bands................................(616) 526-6304 Shawn Gurk, Wyoming HS Band director..............................(616) 914-2334 Jane Detweiler, Wyoming HS Band Director..…....................(616) 265-8241 Katie Harkema, NHA River City Scholars Music Teacher......(603) 387-7093
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LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
Recommendation from Dr. Phil Hash: Coordinator of Music Education, Illinois University
From the State of Michigan dot gov website: under EDUCATION Music Education JQ endorsement qualifies individuals to teach: General Music, Marching Band, Concert Band, Orchestra, Choral Music, Strings, Music Theory, Keyboards, Jazz ensemble, Wind ensemble and Choir I have passed the Michigan Teachers Test for Certification in Music.