EDUCATOR & PhotoGrapher 

Libby Cline Birmingham

Elizabeth “Libby” Cline

 (818) 523-7519                       LCphoto13@aol.com



Education

University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Masters of Education, Reading                2011


University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Masters of Education, Special Emphasis            2007


University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Bachelors of Liberal Studies                    2005


California State University Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA    

Continuing Education: Middle School Science        2012


Credentials/Certificates

State of Tennessee Office of Educator Licensure                            

Out of State Teacher                         4/22/13-8/31/18        

Licence Number 000604831

Endorsement Codes 440, 467, 490, 499                                   

University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Reading and Language Arts Specialist Credential        2012

Reading Certificate                        2012


University of La Verne

Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential (SB2042)    6/20/09-7/1/14

Licence Number 090134038                       



Teaching Experience

Lynwood Unified School District

Classroom Teacher                        8/2014-Present

Helen Keller Elementary 4th grade


Rutherford County Schools

Classroom Teacher                        8/2013-6/2014

Blackman Middle School 8th grade Science


Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Classsroom Teacher                         10/2012-6/2013

Weemes Elementary (long term sub) 1st grade


Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Classsroom Teacher                         8/2012-9/2012

Florence Griffith-Joyner Elementary 3rd grade


Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Classsroom Teacher                         2/2012-6/2012

Miramonte Elementary (secondary staff) 1st grade


Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Substitute Teacher                        2009 - 2/2012

Held long term positions at several schools


Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD)

Classroom Teacher                        2007 - 2009

Telfair Avenue Elementary    4/5 Split

Mountain View Elementary    1/2 Split


South Pasadena Unified School District

Substitute Teacher                        2005 – 2007


Glendale Unified School District

Substitute Teacher                        2005 - 2007


La Canada Unified School District

Substitute Teacher                        2005 - 2007


Conference/Workshop Presentations

26th Annual Southern California Kindergarten Conference    March 3, 2012

Assistant Presenter, Pasadena CA

“Enhancing Your Math Program Everyday To

Provide Access and Equity”


Literacy Night Presenter                    May, 2011

Telfair Avenue Elementary, Pacoima, CA

Parent Literacy Night

“Figurative Language: Idioms”


Conference Presenter                        October, 2010

California Reading Association, Riverside, CA

“Analysis Mapping”




Service to Schools/Community

Helen Keller Elementary

Literacy Night Coordinator                     May, 2015


First Baptist Church of Glendora

Vacation Bible School (VBS) Teacher            2010 - 2014


Pasadena Police Department

Pasadena Kids Safety Program                2005 - 2013

Rose Bowl Aquatics Center; Pasadena, CA

Water Safety Instructor                    


University of La Verne

Circle of Friends Organization                October, 2010

Collaborating in gala planning & fundraising


Telfair Avenue Elementary School

School Activity Coordinator                    2006-2007


Workshop/Inservices

Principals Exchange (Interactive math & rubric grading)    2015

Common Core Standards (writing)                2013

California Treasures (K-6)                    2012

DIBELS (K-3)                            2012

Envisions Math Training (4th grade)                2007

Science Training (4th grade)                    2007

Thinking Maps Training  (K-12)                2006

Open Court Training (K-5)                    2006

Into English!, English Language Development (ELD)    2005


Affiliations

National Center for Family Literacy (NCFL)            2011- Present

California Reading Association (CRA)            2010 - Present

Lynwood Teachers Association (LTA)            2014- Present

National Science Teachers Association            2013- Present

United Teachers Los Angeles (UTLA)            2005 - 2014

California Teachers Association (CTA)            2005 - Present

National Teachers Association (NTA)            2005 - Present


Honors/Awards

Graduate Merit Scholarship                    2009 - 2011        

University of La Verne,  La Verne, CA            2005 - 2007