Kelli Lycke Martin

Education

  • BA in English - Literature

    Magna Cum Laude, Park University, Parkville Mo.  (March 2015)

  • BS in Secondary Education

    Magna Cum Laude, Park University, Parkville Mo. (March 2015)

Teaching Experience

High School English Teacher

Department of English, Platte County High School, Platte County, Mo. (2015-2016)

  • English III
  • AP Language and Composition

Long-Term Substitute Teacher

Smithville Middle School, Smithville Mo. (2014-2015)

  • 8th Grade Reading

Professional Writing Tutor

Academic Support Center, Park University, Parkville, Mo. (2012-2015)

Learning Center, Metropolitan Community College, Kansas City, Mo.  (2007-2015)

  • Academic Writing Support for Native Speakers
  • Academic Writing Support for non-Native Speakers

Professional English Language Tutor

Academic Support Center, Park University, Parkville, Mo. (2012-2015)

  • TOEFL and IELTS test preparation
  • Academic Writing Support for Native Speakers
  • Academic Writing Support for non-Native Speakers

Student Teaching Internship

Student Teacher, Platte County High School, Platte City, Mo (2015)

  • Honors English III
  • AP Literature

Practicum Teaching Internships

Assistant Teacher, Park University, Mentor: Deborah Garza, Parkville, Mo. (2014)

  • Advanced ELL Writing
  • Advanced ELL Reading

Teacher Candidate, Wyandotte High School, Mentor: Elizabeth Ault, Kansas City, Ks. (2014)

  • Advanced ESL Reading III
  • Advanced ESL Writing III

Teacher Candidate, Park Hill High School, Mentor: Sara Kapra, Kansas City, Mo. (2013)

  • AP Literature
  • Support English III

Academic Coach

After School Supplemental Educator, Extreme Learning, Watsonville, Ca (2010)

Writing Experience

Writing Consultant

Kelli Lycke, Kansas City, Mo.  (2016-Present)

  • Rhetorical and Branding planning for businesses
  • Internal and external communication strategies
  • Professional Proofreading and Revision Consultations
  • Professional White-label Copywriting and Content Writing

Community Manager

NomadApp, Kansas City, Mo. (2015-2016)

  • Lead Blogger and Blog Curator
  • Instagram, Twitter, Facebook Manager

Public Relations Internship

Department of Public Relations, Park University, Parkville, MO(2014)

  • Content Writer
  • Facebook and Twitter Social Media Manager

Co-Editor

The Scribe Literary Magazine, Park University, Parkville, MO (2014-2014)

  • Organized submissions, set deadlines, gave final approval of manuscripts, wrote acceptance and rejection letters; decided on layout; wrote editor’s note; proofread; recruited staff; and promoted journal.

Certifications

  • Missouri Teaching Certification - English (grades 9-12)

  • Missouri Teaching Certification - English (grades 6-9)

  • Google Educator Certified - Level I

  • Collegeboard AP Certified - AP Language and Composition

  • Spanish Language Proficient - Duolingo

  • Skydiving

Publications

“When Rubrics Collide: One Undergraduate Writing Tutor’s Experience Negotiating Faculty and Institutional Assessments”, InSight: A Journal of Scholarly Teaching, Vol. 8, 2014, pp. 59-62.

Awards

Mary Barlow Writing Award for Outstanding Student Writing, Park University, Parkville, Mo.

Academic and Professional Conferences

  • “Looking at Literature through a Lens,” Park University Annual Teacher Candidate Preparation Project Symposium, Parkville, Mo. (November 2015).
  • “An Obligation to Humanity: Examining the Role of ‘Anti-fiction’ in Julia Alvarez’s Novels” Sigma Tau Delta International Convention, Savannah, Ga. (March 2015).
  • “The Untold Stories of CLAS: Using Social Media to Increase Engagement with Current and FutureStudents” Park University Annual Student Research and Creative Arts Symposium, Parkville, Mo. (May 2014).
  • “Lost in Transit,” Sigma Tau Delta International Convention, Albuquerque, Nm. (March 2014).
  • “Learning Goals, Our step to Success” Greater Kansas City Writing Center Project, Overland Park, Ks (August 2013).
  • “Leslie Marmon Silko: Breaking Down Racial Boundaries to Build Bigger Walls,” Sigma Tau Delta International Convention, Portland, Or. (March 2013).