About Marla Privitera

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Education

  • 1990 - 1991
    University of Dayton

    M.S.

    Masters in Educational Leadership

  • 1984 - 1988
    Grove City College

    B.A.

    Bachelors degree in Religion and Business Administration

Experience

  • 2019 - 2021
    Springman Middle School

    Middle School Spanish Bilingual Teacher

    Innovated lessons and led instruction for intervention and resource blocks • Co-planned, co-instructed, co-assessed, co-reflected through Co-Teaching model of instruction with ELA teacher and other content area teachers through a wide range of academic content • Collaborated with content area teachers to build appropriate assessments, align instructional supports and scaffolds to make learning more accessible for multilingual learners • Created safe and culturally responsive learning environment for all students

  • 2015 - 2018
    The University of Chicago

    Assistant Director

    Created student practicum experiences for Summer Urban Studies • Developed and implemented compelling educational programs with wide variety of academic content and student populations • Counseled CPS Bridge students and summer students on personal and academic matters • Developed new Mindful Leadership Program

  • 2018 - 2015
    Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

    Assistant Producer

    Collaborated with team of online producers to refine templates and prototypes for program delivery • Served as liaison to Executive Director, over 250 global delegates, and 10 external vendors • Created strong working relationships with program staff and global constituents • Managed program logistics of three-day global summit for 250 invitation-only delegates

  • 2012 - 2014
    Georgetown University, Center for Latin American Studies

    Center Business Manager

    Communicated with faculty for on-boarding, program implementation, and liaised with visiting researchers • Delivered essential budgetary and administrative support to faculty for Center initiatives and operations • Facilitated study abroad programs in Colombia and Chile, spring break trip to Rwanda

  • 2011 - 2012
    Washington International School

    Event Planner

    Designed and implemented school-wide events including commencement

  • 2005 - 2011
    Multiple Secondary Schools in El Salvador, Belize, and Honduras

    Teacher, High School and Middle School English and Social Studies

    Designed and implemented daily lesson plans for 5 classes of approximately 20 students each • Created and maintained daily WordPress blog to enhance student-teacher relationships

  • 2003 - 2005
    The American University

    Graduate Academic Advisor

    Advised over 200 graduate students on curricular, registration, and graduation matters

  • 2000 - 2002
    United States Peace Corps

    Municipal Development Peace Corps Volunteer

    Won grant proposal in collaboration with Salvadoran citizens for artisan project • Innovated women\'s development and leadership through women\'s soccer team • Designed English language instruction for national secondary school English teachers

  • 1992 - 2000
    Northwestern University, McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

    Assistant Dean

    Achieved #1 ranking in the country for retention of underrepresented minority engineering students

Languages

Spanish
Proficient

Honors & awards

  • 1990

    Graduate Scholarship and Stipend

    Awarded full scholarship and stipend based on competitive application and interview process at the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio

  • 1999

    NACME Guest Speaker

    Recognized at National Conference of National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering for achieving number one ranking in the country for retention rates at Northwestern University\'s McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Skills

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