Resume

Work
Experience

2017- Present

2004-2017

Instructional Technology Coach, Prince William County Schools

  • Serves as a technology leader at Woodbridge Senior High, by working with administrators, teachers, and students to build a culture of digital learning in all classrooms. 

    • Transformed access to technology for all stakeholders

    • Development of a podcast studio and a culture of student creation. 

  • Supporting high-quality teaching and learning during remote learning.

    • Prioritizing a dynamic school culture in a remote learning environment.

    • Supporting the creation of content and best practices in using Canvas LMS.

    • Creating meaningful instruction using UDL principals and accessible digital creation. 

    • Creation of support materials: videos, documents, and tutorials. 

    • Developed a feedback loop to ensure best practices and methods to solve evolving challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • Provided support to summer Science and Family Life Canvas course designers 

    • Supported the transformation of the Regional Science fair to a digital platform. 

  • Conducts dynamic professional learning sessions for teachers within the school and the whole school district, as well as leads students in digital citizenship lessons. 

  • Protects student databases and accounts with an emphasis on privacy. 

    • Provides educators support in FERPA and COPPA compliance. 

  • Provides technical assistance  on a variety of platforms and devices. 

  • Google Domain Administrator

  • VSTE Coach of the Year 2019

Science Teacher, Prince William County Schools

  • Collaborated daily with science professional learning community, assistant principal, and guidance counselors within a school of 2,500 students in a Washington DC suburb

  • Classroom teacher of biology, earth science, geology, oceanography, AP Environmental Science

  • Utilizes standards-based planning, assessment, and grading in the classroom environment

  • Creation  of inquiry guided instructional materials to teach science standards

  • Extensive experience in the special education team teaching environment and ELL setting

  • Trained mentor teacher to both students and first-year teachers. 

  • Additional instruction during summer sessions for ELL students.

Education

2009

Virginia Polytechnic University | Master’s Degree

M.S. Science and Technology Studies

2004

University of Central Arkansas | Bachelor's Degree

BSE Life and Earth Science Education

License & Certifications

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Memberships

Appearances

  • Commonwealth of Virginia Teaching License, Biology and Earth Science Expires 2029

  • Google for Education Certified Innovator, 2018-Present

  • Google Workspace Certified Trainer, 2018-Present

  • Google for Education Certified Coach, 2020

  • In Process: Canvas Certified Educator, Expected Spring 2021

  • Completed: CORE 1: Foundational Frameworks K-12

  • Completed:  CORE 2: Engagement Strategies K-12

  • Adobe Creative Educator Level 2, 2021

  • Apple Certified Teacher, 2019-Present

  • Common Sense Educator, 2019-Present

  • Edpuzzle Coach, 2018-Present

  • Flipgrid Certified Level 2, 2018-Present

  • Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainer 2018-Present

  • Nearpod Certified, 2017-Present

  • Soundtrap Certified Educator, 2020

  • Wakelet Ambassador, 2020

ITCS4All, Co-Founder 2019
ISTE 2017-Present
VSTE 2017-Present
  • Diversity and Inclusion Committee Member, 2020

    • Mentoring sub-committee member

    • Website sub-committee member

UnisonEdu Member, 2020
  • Content creation sub-committee member.

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