Educator, Performing Arts, Technology Visionary, lecturer - workshop leader, composer, arranger, conductor, Apple Technology enthusiast, Finale, Logic Pro X, Tablet technology *30 years teaching experience at the Primary-Junior-Intermediate levels - Arts, Technology, Classroom *full time teacher in Canada, USA, and Hong Kong
Teacher of a blended learning style including some traditional approaches, theme-based, IBO Program of Inquiry-style, and technology infused. Believer in flattened classroom approach and inquiry-based learning. Life long learner.
Outstanding Service Award (1994) The Frontenac County Board of Education, (now Limestone District School Board) is pleased to present an Outstanding Service Award to you in recognition of the highest esteem with which parents and colleagues view your contributions to the teaching profession. Commendation Certificate (2004) Hong Kong Education and Manpower Commendation Certificate awarded for outstanding professional performance.
*Bachelor degrees in Music, Education *Master's degree in Technology in Education *currently starting my dissertation for Doctorate of Education at Bristol University to finish 2018 or 2019 *Google Apps for Education Certification - March 2014 *Presenter - 21st Century Learning Conference - Hong Kong, Dec. 2013 *Certificate in Educational Technologies for International Schools - August, 2013 *Events Committee Chairperson - CDNIS, 2008 - 2009 *Introduction and Intermediate training for I.B.O. Primary Years Programme - Guangzhou and Shanghai, China, 2002 - 2004 *I.B.O. Middle Years Programme training - Hong Kong, 2006 *Extensive E.S.L. teaching experience in Hong Kong and United States (Palmdale, California) *Proficient with IBM - Macintosh computer platforms - coordinated school-wide use of computers *Experience with deaf, behavioural, A.D.D & A.D.H.D. and School-to-Community students *Junior Division Chairperson
Hire for music notation preparation, all music technology needs, guest teacher/facilitator at your school, staff development
English Language Arts, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts), Music, Music Composition, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Other (Music), Computer Science - Technology, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Geography, For All Subject Areas, Instructional Technology