Pauleen Edmonds


CAREER OBJECTIVE: Elementary Principal


EDUCATION:

Ellis High School, Ellis, KS, 1974 Graduate

BS Elementary Education: Fort Hays State University, Dec. 1978

Endorsements: Jr. High Language Arts

MS Elementary Administration: Fort Hays State University, July 2000

Building Leadership: PreK-12;  Fort Hays State University, April 2005


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Elementary Teacher: USD 388, Ellis, KS, Second Grade, School years Fall 1980- Spring1994;  Third Grade Fall 1994-present

FHSU Team Member: Mentor Teacher, School years: 94/95, 95/96, 96/97, 97/98, 98/99, 99/00, 00/01

Teaching Video Vignette: Effective Teaching, Spring 1997

Substitute Teaching: Spring 1978 to Spring 1980

Student Teaching: Washington Elem, Ellis, 1st Grade, Fall 1978

Observation & Participation: Jefferson School, Hays, Sixth Grade, Spring 1977

Tutor: Reading 681, FHSU, Fall 1977

Speech & Language Intern: Clincal Participation, Fall 1977

Field Experience Story Telling: Hays Public Library, Fall 1976


EXTRA DUTY EXPERIENCES:

Jr. High Head Girls Track Coach, Spring 2002- present

Jr. High Head Volleyball Coach- Fall 2002-2006

Jr. High Asst. Track Coach, Spring 2001

NCA/QPA Chairman,  2001-2005

NCA/ Caring for Self & Others Chairman, 1993-1996

High School Cheer Coach & Pep Club Sponsor: NCA Coach Certification, 1991- 2000

Summer School Teacher, Grades 1-8: Summers '96, '95, '94, '93

Sophomore Class Sponsor: School Year 89/90, 90/91


COMMITTEE EXPERIENCE:

Curriculum Council- 2005-present

QPA Steering Committee Chairman: 2001-2005

Washington Elem. Site Council, Secretary, 98/99, 99/00

Teachers Helping Other Teachers: Intervention Teams Yearly

Technology Committee: 1996-2004

QPA (Affective Domain- Caring for Self & Others) Chairman, School Years: 93/94, 94/95, 95/96

Professional Developmental Council Chairman, School Years: 91/92, 92/93, 93/94

State Inservice Plan Implementation Chairman, School Years: 89/90, 90/91

Language, Reading, Spelling Curriculum: 90/91, 2001; Curriculum mapper 2001-present

Math Curriculum: 86/87, 92/93; curriculum mapper 2001-present

Social Studies & Language Curriculum: 88/89, 2000/01; curriculum mapper 2001-present

Human Sexuality: 87/88

 


GRANTS AWARDED:

McDonald's Grant: Days of Long Ago, 95/96 , $100.00

McDonald's Grant: Pilgrims, 96/97, $321.80

McDonald's Grant: Neighborhood Community, 98/99, $305.23


COMMITTEE GRANTS AWARDED:

Ellis County Community Partnership: KIDOS, 97/98, $1000.00

American Heart Assoc.: Riding the Healthy Track for Life, 97/98


PRESENTER:

IUKA Service Center, Pratt, KS Spring 1996

Early Childhood/Elementary Conference, FHSU, Sept. 1992, Sept. 1994

Kansas Staff Development/Leadership Conference, Salina, KS, Apr. 11, 1994 & April 30, 1991

KS State Board of Education Effective School Conference, Wichita, KS, May 1-2, 1991

FHSU, June 1997

Topics Presented: Whole Language in the Classroom, Making Books with Children

Computer Grading Program, Students as Writers


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

Kansas Reading Association

K-NEA, President of the Ellis-NEA, 82/83, 86/87, 87/88, 88/89, 89/90, 90/91, 91/92, 92/93, 98/99, 99/00, 00/01

Phi Delta Kappa, June 1998 to present


SERVICE / CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS:

USD 388 Educational Foundation, Secretary & Trustee, 1996-present

Ellis Recreation Commission President, 1988-99, Secretary 1986-88

Ellis Alumni Assoc. President, 1995-96

Ellis Alumni Assoc. President-Elect, 1994-95

Christ Lutheran Church Council, 1987-90

Christ Lutheran Youth Ministry Leader, Jr. & Sr. High, 1987-92

Ellis Booster Club Member, 1988 to the present

Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Alpha Rho Philanthropic Sorority, 1976- 1994


HONORS:

FHSU TEAM: Links for Learning Program, Recognition Member, Spring 1998

FHSU Effective Teaching Cadra, Winter 1998

Who's Who Among America's Teachers 1994

Ellis Teacher's Hall of Fame Inductee 1991

FHSU Young Alumni Nominee 1989


ARTICLES PUBLISHED:

Education, Emporia State Journal Magazine, May 88, Nov. 88, Oct. 89, Oct. 89, May 90

Mailbox, National Magazine for Teachers, Nov. 89, Mar. 88


REFERENCES:

Available upon request from:

Career Development and Placement Service

Fort Hays State University, 600 Park Street, Hays, KS 67601

(785) 625-4260