Bekki Davis

Teaching Experience                                                                                                               

New Student Experience                                                               September 2011 - Present 
Adjunct Instructor - Montclair State University

   GNED 199 - New Student Seminar                                                 1 Credit 
            * Instructed three 1 credit sections; 74 students total
            * Designed interactive lesson plans to meet first year student transitional needs including

               career planning, time management, educational decision making, ethics, self care, and involvement

            * Addressed social and personal issues students faced

            * Provided opportunities for students to appreciate and grow from campus diversity
            * Wrote letters of recommendation for excellent students

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Department of Family and Child Studies                                     September 2009 - Present 
Adjunct Instructor - Montclair State University

    FCST 400 - Senior Seminar                                                          3 Credits

            * Instructed professional development capstone course Fall 2010, 2011
            * Implemented strong focus on cultural competence, impact of personal values on professional work,
               and developing professional identity

            * Provided feedback and trouble shooting for internship site issues

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Graduate Teaching Assistant - Montclair State University
      FCST 200  Introduction to Family and Child Studies               3 Credits 

             * Fall 2009, 2010 & Spring 2010, 2011
             * Assisted with grading and course preparation    

             * Managed blackboard website and assignments 
    
      FCST 418  Working with Diverse Families                              3 Credits
             * Fall 2009, 2010 & Spring 2010, 2011
             * Assisted grading and course preparation
             * Managed blackboard website and assignments
             * Coordinated parent workshop night for service learning component of course (Spring 2010, 2011 / Fall 2010)
                         Parent Workshop Flyer Here
             * Provided feedback to students regarding cultural competence and professionalism of presentations  

      FCST 205 Women in Contemporary Society                            3 Credits
           
* Winter 2011
            * Assisted with grading and course preparation
            * Delivered 3 hour lecture/discussion on Women and Sexuality

Department of Women and Gender Studies                                                         Spring 2011 
Graduate Teaching Assistant - Montclair State University

      WMGS 102 Introduction to Women and Gender Studies          3 Credits
            * Spring 2011
            * Assisted with grading and course preparation
            * Provided outside tutoring
            * Co-facilitated lectures and discussions on concepts of gender, sexual orientation,
               beauty constructs, feminism, and intersecting identities


Center for Leadership Development                                                                         Spring 2009  
 
Teaching Assistant - University of Rhode Island

    HDF 190 First Year Leaders Inspired to Excellence (F.L.I.T.E)  3 Credits
    Course focuses on leadership foundations and application of leadership theory. Strong focus on
    understanding self and others as well as responsibilities inherent in community membership.
      
        * Mentored First Year Leaders
        * Co-facilitated lectures on leadership models (Servant Leadership, Relationship Leadership, and Social Change Model)
        * Coordinated Day of Discovery - self exploration retreat for 60 students and staff
        * Assisted with grading and critiques of group projects

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

          

                                                                                                                                                      ( Images from F.L.I.T.E Class - Spring 2009)