Summary

Instructional Technology Resource Teacher and eBackpack Coordinator with over 10 years experience in Education and Instructional Technology. Extensive experience in communication and training, both students and faculty. Ability to manage hundreds of devices on different platforms and ensure authentic use in over 20 separate courses. Developed Professional Development program for district's high school faculty. 

Work History

Work History
Nov 2014 - Present

Instructional Technology Resource Teacher & eBackpack Coordinatory

Gloucester County Public Schools

Train faculty on the use of educational technology

Provide support in writing lesson plans that contain educational technology

Troubleshoot hardware and software issues

Manage eBackpack devices (1:1 devices including tablets and laptops) and provide tech support and training for students and teachers using these devices


Jul 2006 - Nov 2014

7th Grade English Teacher

Gloucester County Public Schools

Teach according to VA ELA Standards of Learning

Provide engaging, technology enhanced lessons for students of all kinds and needs

Assess and collect data to show growth

Jul 2005 - Jul 2006

High School English teacher

Newport News Public Schools

Teach according to VA ELA Standards of Learning

Provide engaging lessons for students of all kinds and needs

Incorporate technology into the curriculum

Assess and collect data to show growth

Education

Education
Sep 2005 - Jul 2006

Teaching License Secondary English

University of Phoenix

focus on curriculum building 

Aug 2000 - May 2004

Bachelors of Arts in English Literature

Christopher Newport University

focus on reading and writing