Teaching Experience

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Community College

Bunker Hill Community College Computer Science Department. Charlestown, MA. (July, 2006 – 2008)

High School

TechBoston Academy, Grades 9-12. Dorchester, MA. (August, 2002 – 2008)

Elementary

Boston Renaissance Charter Public School, Grades K-6. Boston, MA. (August, 2008 – 2012)

Driscoll Middle and Elementary School, Grades 6-8. Brookline, MA. (January – June 2005)

After School and Summer

TechBoston Consulting Group. Roxbury, MA. (2002 – 2008)

Facing History & Ourselves Digital Legacies Project. Dorchester, MA. (July – August, 2007)

Irving Middle School, Citizen Schools. Roslindale, MA. (February 17 – May 12, 2005)

Crossroads for Kids, Camp Wing, WiredWoods Program. Duxbury, MA. (August, 2004)

Girls Get Connected Conference, Simmons College. Boston, MA. (March 2003, 2004, 2005, & 2006)

Staff Development

Technology Lead Teacher Academy (TLT) coordinator. Boston Renaissance Charter Public School. Boston, MA. (2011-2012)

Each year, an after school group of selected K-6 lead teachers learned how to support and enhance curriculum, instruction, and administration with technology.

iPads in Administration focus group coordinator. Boston Renaissance Charter Public School. Hyde Park, MA. (2011-2012)

Explored the use of iPads in daily administrative tasks and annual teacher evaluations with members of the Academic Leadership Team.

iPads in Special Education program coordinator. Boston Renaissance Charter Public School. Hyde Park, MA. (2010-2012)

Engaged an after school group of special education teachers in an exploration of the iPad in teaching and learning.

Mini-MASSCUE coordinator and presenter. Boston Renaissance Charter Public School.
Hyde Park, MA. (April 2011)

Organized a 1 day conference on-site for K-6 teachers to choose from a series of technology workshops developed and delivered by the IT Department.

Boston University Summer RET in BioPhotonics presenter. Boston, MA. (August 2011)

How to use social media and Web 2.0 tools in K-12 science classrooms.

Best Practices with Scratch Webinar guest participant. Boston, MA. (June 2011)

Shared my experiences with MIT Media Lab members and guests about teaching the game design programming language, Scratch, to 4th, 5th and 6th grade students.

MASSCUE & METAA Leadership Symposium presenter. Worcester, MA. (March 11, 2010)

How and why to implement a graduation eportfolio in your district.

MCCSPE Massachusetts Center for Charter Public School Excellence presenter. Boston MA. (February, 2010)

How and why to implement a graduation eportfolio in your district.

Hewlett-Packard Digital Learning Environments Co-Keynote speaker. Boston, MA. (April 2, 2009)

How to design, implement, and support a long-term technology plan.

“Blogging in Facing History” workshop presenter. TechBoston Academy. Boston, MA. (February, 2008)

How blogging supports the Facing History curriculum.

“Teacher Web Pages: Intro to Web Development” workshop presenter. TechBoston Academy. Boston, MA. (March, 2006)

How to build class web sites using HTML, CSS, and Dreamweaver.

“Web Instruction, Work−Based Learning & Enterprise” workshop presenter. Bunker Hill Community College. Charlestown, MA. (July, 2004)

How to run your classroom as a web design business.