Work History

Work History

Teaching Experience

Middle School 1:1 Digital Classroom/Social Studies Teacher

Colleyville Middle School, Colleyville, Texas 2003-Present

  • 7th grade Gifted and Talented Texas Discoveries
  • 6th grade Gifted and Talented World Discoveries
  • 7th grade Pre-AP Texas History
  • 6th grade Pre-AP World Cultures
  • 6th grade World Cultures
  • Designed and implemented a variety of teaching strategies based on grade level curriculum
  • Designed and implemented a variety of technology based initiatives
  • Evaluated and monitored student progress
  • Maintained student portfolios from 6th to 7th grade
  • Monitored differentiation between grade level, Pre-AP, and GT
  • Participated in campus and district Professional Learning Community based on grade level and content
  • Organized campus-wide web-based initiative for communication between teacher and student

Administrative and Leadership Experience

Campus Management Team, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2006-Present

  • Served as a representative for the sixth grade teachers bringing concerns, issues for discussion before the committee
  • Decision making team reviewed, discussed, evaluated all aspects of the campus based on grade level
  • Effectively communicated committee decisions to grade level teachers

Grade Level Team Leader, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2006-Present

  • Served as a representative for the sixth grade teachers bringing concerns, issues for discussion before the committee
  • Communicated expectations, concerns, district, and school information with grade level teachers
  • Monitored and assisted grade level compliance in school initiatives
  • Lead professional development opportunities for grade level

Campus UIL Coach, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2004-Present

  • Organized UIL teams, team leaders, and participation in regional UIL competition
  • Organized student activities based on team needs

GCISD Mentor Program, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2006 - 2010

  • Served as a mentor for new hire teachers on campus
  • Assisted new hire with lesson plan development
  • Communicated, assisted and ensured compliance with campus and district initiatives
  • Evaluated new hire in classroom ability and campus initiatives

 GCISD Thinking Map Trainer of Trainers, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2007-Present

  • Served as a district representative in the Thinking Map training of new hire teachers on specific campuses
  • Communicated training initiatives between district and campus

Campus At-Risk Committee, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2007-2009

  • Organized monitor system for At-Risk students
  • Monitored and assisted teacher compliance with At-Risk students

GCISD Curriculum Collaboration Team, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2006 - 2010

  • Served as a sixth and seventh grade content representative in writing curriculum
  • Disseminated curriculum resources
  • Evaluated curriculum initiatives
  • Evaluated content area data

GCISD Diversity Advisory Council, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2009-2013

  • Served as a campus representative for council
  • Communicated council initiatives with campus
  • Organized campus compliance with council initiatives

GCISD Gifted and Talented Evaluation Committee, Colleyville Middle School, Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2011-2012

  • Served as a campus representative for evaluating district GT program
  • Organized the collection of data
  • Evaluated compliance with State Plan for Gifted Education

GCISD Assessing For Learning Campus Representative, Colleyville Middle School, Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District, 2011 - Present

  • Communicated district initiative to campus
  • Organized and lead professional development based on district initiative

GCISD Digital Classroom Cadre 2, Colleyville Middle School,

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2011-Present

  • Awarded district digital classroom pilot program
  • Implemented district technology integration goals based on district strategic plan

GCISD Secondary Summer School, Administrator Intern,

Heritage Middle School

Grapevine Colleyville Independent School District

Colleyville, Texas, 2012

  • Assisted with attendance enforcement
  • Monitored student activity
  • Communicated with parents
  • Assisted with collection of fees

Education

Education

Professional Affiliations
  • TCEA Texas Computer Education Association 2013- Present
  • Association of Texas Professional Educators, 2003 - Present
  • Texas Association of Gifted and Talented Education, 2004 - Present
  • Texas State Parent Teacher Association, 2003 - Present
  • Texas Council for the Social Studies, 2005 - Present
  • Mid Cities Council for the Social Studies, 2005 - Present
  • DFW World Affairs Council, 2008 - Present

Professional Recognition

2013 Colleyville Chamber of Commerce GCISD Employee of the Year, Colleyville, Texas

2011 Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award Nominee, Austin, Texas

2011 World Affairs Council International Educator of the Year Nominee, Dallas, Texas

2010 Grapevine Colleyville ISD Employee of the Year Nominee, Grapevine, Texas

2009-2010 Teacher of the Year, Colleyville Middle School, Colleyville, Texas

Presentations

David, S. (June, 2014) Thinking Maps, More than Just another Graphic Organizer. Presented at GCISD Professional Development, Grapevine, Texas

David, S. *February, 2014) Edmodo, Using Edmodo Campus Wide, Leadership Grapevine

David, S. and McMaster, K. (November, 2013) Augmented Reality, Bringing Learning to Life, TCEA Region 10/11 Conference, Coppell, Texas

David, S. and Barker, S. (November, 2013) Edmodo, Using Edmodo Campus Wide, TCEA Region 10/11 Conference, Coppell, Texas

David, S. (August, 2011) Assessing FOR Learning, Formative Assessment. Presented at Colleyville Middle School In-service, Colleyville, Texas

David, S. (November, 2010) Three Cups of Tea, a Model for Differentiation, Presented at Texas Association for the Teaching of Gifted and Talented (TAGT) National Conference, Fort Worth, Texas.

David, S. (August, 2009) Thinking Maps, More than Just another Graphic Organizer Follow-up Training. Presented at Colleyville Middle School In-service, Colleyville, Texas

David, S. (August, 2008) Thinking Maps, More than Just another Graphic Organizer. Presented at Colleyville Middle School In-service, Colleyville, Texas

Education and Certification

Administrator Certification:  Principal Certification, Texas,  ILD Certificate #e618-ecb5

Teaching Certifications:  K-8 grade Generalist, K-12 Gifted and Talented, K-8 Language Arts, Social Studies, Reading, 8-12 Social Studies, Texas

M.Ed  Education, Gifted Education, Hardin Simmons University, Abilene, Texas

BS  Interdisciplinary Studies, Limestone College, Gaffney, South Carolina