I am the Director of Technology at my inner city private Catholic School and manage all computer hardware and make all technology related purchases. I am also a professional technology teacher and curriculum writer for students spanning from K-8. In addition I also write two blogs on WordPress, the oldest is Listening Faithfully Blog, and the educational blog dealing with Common Core subjects is appropriately called, Chronicles of Common Core.
I am a student centered teacher that integrates technology into each lesson making a higher level interactivity for all students. This approach is based upon the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) standards for students.
I am currently the Teacher Leader (TL) for the upper grades for as our school undergoes the shift to Common Core.
Education: Masters of Science in Higher Education (M.S.Ed.) College Teaching and Learning 2011 – Kaplan University Masters of Education (M.Ed.) in Curriculum and Instruction: Technology 2006 – Grand Canyon University Bachelors of Science Business / Information Systems 2002 – University of Phoenix Associate of Science Computer Network Systems 2004 – ITT Technical Institute Highlights: 12 years experience in the Private Catholic Schools, (Deanery 16). 8 years served as Director of Technology, Ascension Catholic School. Strong communicator and excellent in the interaction of people from all walks of life. A Strong believer in education and personal development. Team player with polished managerial skills. Strong motivator, teacher, and mentor. Energetic and dynamic approach to teaching computer networking and problem-solving skills. Enrolled at LMU/LA as a Teacher Leader with the objective of obtaining a CMAST Transformational Leader (TL) Certificate – 2014-17
Currently, Brian is the author of Listening Faithfully Blog, and he teaches at Ascension Catholic School. Brian also entered the LMU Teacher Leader Certificate Program and will graduate the program this coming May 2016.