First Name

Aarti

Last Name

Sangwan

Bio

Aarti Sangwan 26927 Shetland Court, Salisbury, MD 21801 (330) 261-5031 aarti_beniwal@yahoo.co.uk Certification: • Secondary Education (Computer Science and Physics grade 7-12) Educational Background: • Master of Arts in Teaching at Salisbury University. 2015 • M.S. Computer Science, Western Illinois University, IL 2004 • B.S. Physics-Electronics, Xavier’s College, India 2000 • Diploma in Network Centered Computing, National Institute of Information Technology, India. 2000 Awards and Honors: • Two time recipient of Innovation Award, Worcester County 2017 and 2018 • Teacher of Promise: Program lead by Maryland State Department of Education 2015 • Governor’s Volunteer Service Certificate from State of Maryland 2012 • Honor Society of Computing Sciences at Western Illinois University 2004 • Internship award at Indian Space Research Organization, Ahmedabad 2001 Teaching Experience:  Teaching (Computer Science, AP Physics, Pre-Engineering and Biomed) at Worcester Technical High (2015 – Present) o Developing apps and programs using App-inventor and Python o Designing lessons on Calculus based mechanics for AP Physics C students o Project based learning towards Principles of Engineering o Implementing student based research instructions for Biomed students o Teaching with real life scenarios and problem solving situations  Teaching Internship at Bennett High School (2014-2015) o Taught Advanced Placement Physics classes o Designed lesson plans to meet Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) o Incorporated inquiry based and student designed labs as required by College Board o Worked with mentor teacher to design Student Learning Objective o Differentiated Instructions for ELL students • Teaching Internship at Wicomico High School (2013-2014) o Taught Physics and Physical Science o Designed Technology based lessons and labs using simulation o Differentiated instructions for students with IEP • Teaching Internship at Salisbury Middle School (2015- 2015) o Teaching Science in Special Education classes with differentiated instructions o Teaching Science in Gifted and Talented classes with STEM Teaching Related Experience: Worcester County Public School System • Introduced and coached ‘Girls-Go-Cyber’ initiative by SANS (2019) • Instructor for Girls Coding Club after school program (2019) • Trained in Project Lead The Way courses:Computer Science Essential, Principles of Engineering and Human Body Systems o Equivalent to 4 MSDE credits (2015 - Present) o Strategies for maximizing hands-on inquiry based learning Wicomico County Public School System • Member for a panel promoting Science Teaching at Salisbury University (2015) • Judged Science Olympiad at Salisbury University (2013) • Taught Robotics in Wicomico County (2012-2013) o Westside Primary and Westside Intermediate School o Designed developmentally appropriate instructions • Taught Junior Achievement (2012- 2012). o Instructions designed by Junior Achievement on Civics and Economy o Taught second graders at Westside Intermediate School Volunteer and Leadership Experience. • Member of ‘Women in STEM’ panel to promote STEM careers for girls (2019) • Coached high school and middle school team for Science Olympiad (2017 - Present) • Implemented Peer coaching program at Worcester Technical High School, MSDE initiative (2017 – 2018) • PTA President at Pemberton Elementary School, (2014- 2015). • Member of Family Leadership Council at Wicomico County Board of Education (August 2014-June 2015) • Nominated as Graduate Student Government Association’s senator for the MSITM program at St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa. (2002) • Awarded graduate grant from the Computer and Information Sciences department of St. Ambrose University, Davenport Iowa. (2002) Membership to Teaching Communities • Member of Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA) • Member of National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) • Member of College Board for AP Physics Communities