Gail Parris has 7 years of experience in education, teaching K-12 in New York City. Gail's teaching experience landed her in a number of diverse teaching settings. Gail is currently working at Achievement First North Brooklyn Prep where she teaches 1st Grade writing, reading and math.
Achievement First North Prep Brooklyn
2017 - present
Developed students' academic and social growth with appropriate records, and prepared progress reports.
Identified students' needs and collaborated with staff members in ongoing assessments to help students solve health, attitude and learning problems.
Led panel discussions on diversity and inclusion.
KIPP Academy Elementary
Supported Teaching Fellows professional learning in their first year in the classroom.
Assessed and analyze data to drive student achievement and teacher performance.
Taught all core subjects, English Language Arts, Math and Social Studies.
2012 - 2014
Completed Teacher Fellowship Program in a Third Grade classroom.
Taught reading, language arts, social studies, mathematics, science, art, health, yoga, and dance for students in K-2.
Microsoft Excel & Powerpoint
Mount Holyoke College, Master's of Art in Teaching Leadership
Emergent Leader Award 2016
Concentration Children's Literature
Mount Holyoke College, Bachelor of Arts
Psi Chi Honor's Society
Minor, African & African American Studies