A 3rd Grade Teacher’s basic responsibility is to develop appropriate curriculum and a favorable classroom environment to ensure personal and educational growth.

If you are planning to apply for a job in this capacity, here is a sample resume for 3rd grade teacher position that you can use when preparing your job application.

See also: 3rd Grade Teacher Cover Letter


3rd Grade Teacher Resume Sample


Karla Dredge

66 Franklin Street, Elmont, NY 55343
(949) 999-9419, Email

• Over seven years of experience working as a teacher for third and fourth graders at Pine Hill School
• Highly skilled in creating flexible elementary grade programs and class room environment fit for learning
• Hands on experience in instilling strong moral codes in students through unorthodox teaching practices
• In depth knowledge of grade appropriate curriculum development and implementation

• Demonstrated track record with English language learners
• Demonstrated passion for working with children
• Excellent teaching abilities
• Ability to manage students of diverse backgrounds
• Excellent written and spoken English

• Introduced and implemented IQ appropriate student programs for elementary school students
• Streamlined existing curriculum implementation by ensuring required changes to the conventional ways of teaching
• Diagnosed the learning capabilities of students on a regular basis, improved result by 30%
• Counseled with students, and parents on a regular basis
• Trained a number of instructional assistants and volunteers


Teacher | Pine Hill School – Elmont, NY | March 2005 – Present

• Teach all subjects to 3rd and 4th graders including language arts, social studies, mathematics, science and art
• Assist students with reading activities
• Develop lesson plans and instructional materials and resources
• Maintain standards for student behavior
• Develop and implement integrated curriculum units
• Work with both students and families to ensure personal and educational growth

Elmont City College, Elmont, NY – May 2004
Bachelor of Arts in Education
Major: Elementary Education
GPA: 3.2/4.0

Certification: Middle Childhood – Adolescence