Jessica Taranto- Resume
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Location: San Clemente, CA, USA
School: UCONN
Major: Speech Language Hearing Sciences

Jessica Taranto- Resume

Jessica Taranto
------------ ⦁ 1100 Calle Del Cerro, San Clemente, CA 92672 ⦁ ------------ ______________________________________________________________________
University of Connecticut
Bachelors of Arts, Speech Language Hearing Sciences, December 2018

Psychology 1 and 2, Health Psychology, Educational Psychology, Chil- dren’s Language Disorders, Individual and Family Development

Associate Preschool Teacher May 2016- Present YWCA Child Care Center, New Britain, CT
-Write weekly lesson plans and implement instruction and classroom activities accordingly
-Reinforce learning objectives through various teaching strategies -Supervise children while promoting active learning
-Teach skills such as phonemic awareness through an abundance of various activities

Volunteer and Job Shadow May 2016- Sept 2017 Hospital for Special Care, New Britain, CT
-Assist the SLP with pediatric clients to improve speech and language during interactive activities
-Prepare therapy materials and perform maintenance of equipment -Observe therapy sessions with clients of various disorders

WSI Supervisor June 2014- August 2017 YMCA, New Britain, CT
- Supervise and evaluate Swim Instructors to provide feedback to improve their lesson planning and teaching performance
- Teach swimmers of various levels with encouragement and provide positive reinforcement appropriate for their age
-Plan and effectively organize class time through lesson planning for maximum practice

Jumpstart Corps Member/ Leader September 2014- December 2015 Willimantic, CT
- Implement team meetings and ensure tasks are completed by members of the jumpstart team
- Work towards closing the academic achievement gap by providing an under resourced community with quality language, literacy, and emotional learning
-Evaluate other corps members on performance while implementing lesson plan to preschool students

Camp Horizons Volunteer February 2017- May 2017 - Engage socially with adults with disabilities in a variety of recreational activities