Job seekers have been advised for long time to emphasize action verbs/action words/power words in their job-search applications. That action verbs/action words/power words associated with "what you did" are the keywords. In the vast majority of cases, they are nouns but they can be phrases too - like in examples below:
Advised parents on their children's readiness for kindergarten.
Applied classroom management skills and curriculum knowledge.
Assisted in development of new social studies curriculum for grade 2.
Assisted students by providing individualized instruction based on observation.
Awarded top performance rating in Principal's evaluations due to individual assistance designed for students with special needs.
Co-directed district-wide spelling bee involving over ____ student participants.
Collaborated with colleagues in developing a program enabling teachers to better understand ADD in students.
Conducted after school "Math Olympiad" program to provide additional challenges.
Conducted interactive training for ___ IT professionals in programming languages.
Conducted more than ___ workshops in three years; consistently received an average eight-out-of-nine presentation evaluation rating by clients.
Coordinated ___ grade fundraiser that raised over $_____.
Coordinated and facilitated on-site adult-learning programs (___ to ___ students per session), including Enrollment, Key Investment Concepts, Asset Allocation, Beyond the Basics, and Distribution Options.
Created after-school literacy centers, involving ___% of students voluntarily.
Delivered ___ fundraising presentations to college/university student groups.
Designed lesson plans catering for student interests and diverse individual needs, dramatically improving student performance in reading.
Designed, planned and implemented an information booklet for new teachers, advising teachers on teaching methods, adapting to curriculum, school events, a who's who of teachers, and location of teaching resources and materials.
Develop and deliver coursework and training materials designed for effective education of intended audience.
Developed ___-week training program for new employees. Reduced learning curve and improved employee productivity by __%.
Developed book club to effectively encourage reading at home.
Developed curriculum and lesson plans to address needs of gifted students and those with learning disabilities.
Developed entire curriculum, including social and communications skills.
Developed entire curriculum, integrating Math, Language Arts, Readers and Writers Workshops, Science, Social Studies and Internet/Technology.
Devised and implemented cross-curricular units to link math and history concepts.
Directed team members in development and delivery of two award-winning presentations.
Effectively implemented available lesson plans to ensure continuity of instruction.
Generated classroom excitement by introducing hands-on lessons and programming.
Implemented lesson plans of teachers to effectively teach elementary students in a variety of subjects.
Improved grades of particular student ___%, in ___ months by providing extra mentoring after class and giving additional assignments.
Initiated school's participation in nationwide oration and writing contests.
Inspired and motivated children in art and craft design utilizing natural materials. _____ grade students won ___ place in annual art competition, _____ grade students earned ___ place.
Integrated technology across curriculum providing additional classroom resources and enabling hands-on use of computer equipment.
Lectured post secondary students focusing on international economic concerns.
Maintained healthy and safe environment for children to explore without undue risks.
Mentored and trained new Education team members; cross-trained team members across the Retirement Plan Services organization.
Moderated various training sessions and meetings.
Observed and documented children's social and cognitive skills.
Participated in multi-class, multi-age activities to increase student interpersonal skills.
Produced narrative reports to inform parents of progress and challenges.
Provided translation for parent-teacher meetings and built rapport with non-English speaking parents.
Pursued new learning tools to enhance educational programs.
Selected as "Model Classroom" by administration for emphasis on clear goals and objectives for each lesson.
Served as key consultant and educational resource to new hire and course manager, and mentor to personnel.
Supervise entrance examinations.
Utilized advanced technology skills to create and publish training and development materials for individual and classroom distribution.
Volunteered to organize and serve as chaperon for after-school ________ program.
Wrote and marketed a computer-based training program to enable clients to train their employees on efficient use of proprietary banking platform.
Education keywords in related industries:
Use your education keywords in all your marketing communications, including resumes, CVs, cover letter, interview follow-up letters, executive profiles and more. Carefully integrate them into the text, when and where appropriate. Be sure you are communicating a complete message of who you are and what value and knowledge you bring to the organization.
Remember, these same keywords will be the foundation for your interviews. Not only you need to be able to write about your keywords, but also you must be able to verbally communicate about them as well, in strong and powerful statements that highlight your successes, contributions and achievements.
Check the spelling and grammar of your CV or resume. Use the word processor's spell and grammar checker. If you are not confident of your ability to detect grammatical, punctuation and English or other language usage errors or if you need help in organizing your resume or CV, send it to a professional for assistance.
Remember that your CV/resume must be targeted, scannable and generate hits. If you have a difficulty with your CV writing or resume writing instead of staring at a blank piece of paper, use CV samples, CV templates, resume samples and resume templates or:
- "fill in the blanks" resume writing software.
Most recruiters expect to receive a cover letter together with your resume or CV.
So, prepare a cover letter convincing the reader why you are the best candidate for the interview.
If you have a difficulty with your cover letter writing use one of these:
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Good luck with your education keywords!