Curriculum Vitae

Roberta Heembrock

 Curriculum Vitae

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Summary of Qualifications

Experienced teacher and emerging writer with strong leadership, highly effective communication, and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.  Have extensive knowledge and success in the following areas:

Dedicated, diligent, creative and cooperative

Selective Achievements

Professional Experience:

2008 - Present Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Ltd, book contract
2008 – Present Alex Ferguson Elementary School, Year 5/6 Generalist
2004 - Present Chinook College Instructor/ Tutor/ Substitute Teacher
1999 - 2004 Retired Teacher/Stay at home mom/ Book Writing (fiction and non-fiction)
1996 - 1999 Altadore Elementary, Calgary, Classroom Teacher, Year 3 Generalist
1990 - 1996 Annie Foote Elementary, Calgary, Classroom teacher, Year 3, 4 and 5 Generalist
1985 - 1990 Dr. Gordon Townsend School, Calgary, Special Education teacher, Learning Disabled and Physically Challenged
1982 - 1985 Starland School Division, Drumheller, Itinerant/Resource Special Education Teacher, EMH, TMH, LD and Gifted

Education:

1988 - Graduate Courses: Curriculum; University of Calgary
1981 - Bachelor of Education, Special Education; Acadia University
1980 - Bachelor of Arts, Sociology; Acadia University

Memberships and Affiliations:

Professional and Personal Interests:

Writing, childhood disease and illness research, student learning, curriculum, reading, hiking, biking, running, karate, quilting, rug hooking

 Published Books:

January 2008  - Book contract with Rowman and Littlefield; Why Kids Can’t Spell: A Practical Guide to the Missing Componant in LanguageProficiency
1997 - Assisted with the writing of the problem solving component of the Canadian Western Protocol for Mathematics
1985 - Assisted in the writing of a provincial curriculum for independent living for the disabled with the Calgary Action Group for the Disabled.

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