Innovative teacher and instructional technology coach seeking admission into Initial (Preliminary) Administration License program.
Expertise in incorporating technology and innovation into education
Innovative curriculum design
Ability to design and implement professional development programs
Individual and small-group instructional coaching
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Experienced public speaker
Instructional Technology CoachSt. Mary's Academy - Portland, Oregon2013 - Current
Assisted in developing and implementing school-wide 1:1 iPad program in 2013.
Develop and implement regular technology and innovation professional development opportunities for faculty and staff.
Coach faculty on incorporating innovative practices, tools, and activities into curriculum.
Coordinate with external individuals and groups to provide professional development opportunities for faculty and staff.
Attend regional and national conferences to learn and present about technology and innovation in education.
Advise administration regarding school policy and program development around technology and innovation in education.
Assist administration as needed on other technology and professional development tasks.
TeacherSt. Mary's Academy - Portland, Oregon2001 - Current
Served as member of English, Social Science, and Information Science departments; taught English 9, English 11, Ancient World History, American Government, Speech, Journalism, and Mock Trial.
Currently serve as Department Chair of Information Science.
Led team to design and implement new computer science program and curriculum, including a new required 1:1 Camp for incoming freshmen, an updated technology class for all freshmen, and new computer science courses in App and Web design.
Collaborated with team of English teachers to redesign English 9 curriculum in 2013.
Served as coordinator and head coach for award-winning SMA Mock Trial program (2007-2015).
Served as teacher-adviser for student publication The Ms. Print (2008 to 2014); transitioned The Ms. Print to digital format in 2013.
Adjunct InstructorConcordia University - Portland, Oregon2015 - Current
Teach educational technology course to undergraduate and graduate pre-service teachers.
Collaborate with other instructors and professors regarding educational technology curriculum.