Jul 2012 - Present
Aug 2007 - Jun 2012
District Technology Facilitator
Northbrook District 28
Provided professional development on technology topics to 150 teachers and staff. Co-planned and co-taught lessons with classroom teachers to assist with the integration of technology into the teaching and learning process.
Executed an iPad initiative from pilot program to implementation into K-2 and Special Education classrooms.
Researched viability of and planned implementation for Google Apps for Education for staff and students in grades 3-8.
Worked with staff to learn needed skills, plan lessons, and plan for utilization of interactive whiteboards in the teaching and learning process.
Aug 2004 - Jun 2007
Kildeer CCSD 96
Managed the computer lab for students in grades 1-5 at Country Meadows School. Maintained school computers. Planned and implemented technology-infused lessons. Coordinated NWEA-MAP testing for grades 2-5. Participated in district’s gifted education committee.
Aug 1986 - Jun 2004
Northbrook District 27
Instructed students of all ability levels in areas of math, science, social studies, reading, writing, character education, and study skills. Used differentiation strategies to meet the needs of all learners. Actively participated in curriculum writing and leadership committees working with colleagues, parents, administration, and the board of education.