Anna Roberts

Anna Roberts

Hot Springs, AR, USA


Last updated October 9, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

I'm a hard worker, a quick study, and I can make the best cup of coffee ever with my eyes closed.

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am a former TCK with a hunger for learning. I enjoy challenges and am a quick study. I am currently studying political science and teacher education in the Honors College at the University of Arkansas. Eventually, I will teach junior high/high school history or civics.

Interesting Factoid

I spent most of my academic career in East Asia (South Korea and Japan).


Languages

Japanese
English

Countries Visited

Map View

Japan
South Korea
Thailand
Bali
Mexico
Belize
Micronesia

What I Do  

Professional Experience

American School in Japan

Foreign Language Teaching Intern

Assisted in the classroom for Japanese classes (grades 1 through 5) every other day; Created lesson plans to teach verbs, adjectives, and adverbs; Assisted in the production of the spring foreign language play.

Hot Springs School District

Teaching Intern

Assisted in the classroom on a weekly basis; Created lesson plans for English curriculum at the 1st grade level; Substituted when my advising teacher was out.

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Healthcare Reform
Women's Reproductive Rights
Gender Equality
Civics Education
Education Reform

Volunteer Experience

Meal Delivery for the Homeless

Tokyo, Japan

May 2017 - Jun 2018
Delivered meals via bike to several locations in the Tokyo train system.

7 Cups Active Listener

Remote

May 2018 - Present
Trained active listener on 7cups.com

Favorites  

Hobbies

Knitting
Creative Writing
Baking

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Singer-Songwriter
New Americana
Indie Folk

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Star Trek

Parks and Recreation
Doctor Who
The West Wing

Education  

School

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville

BA. Honors, Social Studies Teacher Education and Political Science

Hot Springs High School

High School Diploma

+1 more school

Clubs and Communities

Key Club

Fostering student leadership through community projects.

Academic Interests

Political Science and Government
Statistics
History

Extracurricular Activities

Girl Scouts Overseas
ASIJ IMPACT