Beth Standard

Beth Standard

Work experience

Work experience

Graphic Designer/Art Director/Account Services

Wages Graphic Design, New South Design Associates, Johnstown Properties Advertising and Marketing, Adair Associates.

Sep 2013 - Present

Substitute Teacher

Fulton County Board of Education
2010 - 2012

ExPat & Caregiver

I was out of the country for my husband's job in India.

Upon my return to the USA, I became a caregiver to my mother.

Sep 2006 - Aug 2009

K-5 Elementary Art Teacher

Wilson Creek Elementary School, Fulton County Board of Education

I am an enthusiastic educator and life-long learner with a passion for the arts, a genuine love for my students and a dedication to their success. My teaching is focused on “Higher Order Thinking” that crosses all curriculum by teaching creativity and problem solving. Skilled in lesson planning and classroom management; I teach art production, aesthetics, history and criticism with evaluation through authentic assessments. Our “Greatest Table” art project at Wilson Creek Elementary School was featured on 11 Alive TV “Class Act” in November 2008.

Jan 2006 - May 2006

K-5 Elementary Art Teacher (Itinerant long-term substitute)

Fulton County Board of Education

Wilson Creek, Shakerag and Medlock Bridge Elementary Schools

Sep 2005 - Dec 2005

K-12 Substitute Teacher

Fulton County Board of Education

Specializing in Art and PE.

Sep 2004 - Aug 2005

9-12 Graphic Communication Technology Teacher

Chattahoochee High School, Fulton County Board of Education

Taught Graphic Design to 9-12th grade high school students in a 28 student MAC computer lab using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Quark XPress software. Curriculum also included hands-on design and printing processes with evaluation though authentic assessments.

1997 - 2004

Free-Lance Graphic Designer

Graphic Design services on a MAC platform using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Quark XPress software for Business, Industrial and Medical clients. Created Logos, Branding, Brochures, Corporate Annual Reports, Newsletters, Books, Invitations, Posters, Advertising, Packaging and Signage.




Peachtree High School


Georgia State University

3.42 GPA

1997 - Present

Atlanta College of Art

Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Quark XPress.

2004 - 2005

Georgia State University, NTI (New Teacher Institute)

 4.0 GPA  Received GA Educator Certification in Graphic Communications Technology. Added on GA Educator Certification in K-12 Art by passing Praxis II in 8/2006.


Georgia Dual-Certified P-12 Art and Graphic Communications Technology Educator

with prior experience as a Graphic Designer.


Family, Travel, Gardening, Reading, Biking, Sewing.


NAEA (National Art Educators Association), GAEA (Georgia Art Educators Association), HIGH Museum of Art, Northpoint Community Church


Jul 2004 - Jun 2016

Georgia Educator Certificate, level 4

GA Professional Standards Commission