I've taught all levels Kinder - 12th. I am certified generalist, and the disciplines I've taught are Physical Education (K-12), Science (6-8), Art (6-8), Personal Finance (6-8), Graphic Design (6-8), Web Business (6-8), Yearbook (6-12), and Technology (6-8). I've also been a reading intervention pull-out specialist.
My lessons are very PBL based, and I implement a ton of EdTech. I also work with other teachers from various disciplines to help implement technology campus wide.
- Champion For Children (2013) - Winner of the Peterson Academic Symposium Documentary Contest (2014) - PBS Digital Innovator (2016)
- B.A. Psychology (LeTourneau University) - M.A. Education Administration (LeTourneau University - Ed.D. Educational Leadership (Concordia University 2017 Graduation)
Mitchell Collin Fairchild is an international award winning Design and Technology teacher. His primary focus as an educator is to better understand how each individual student "conducts" their own style of learning so he can offer authentic assessment in an effort to truly identify knowledge and skill development. Mitch is also very knowledgeable in the areas of Writing, Classroom Education, Online Education/E-learning, Editing, and Publishing.
Motivated, personable education professional with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology (with honors), Master's degree in Education, and a successful track record of effective and efficient employment.
Published author of 2 children’s books. Over 20 years experience in writing, editing, public relations, counseling, managing and teaching in both public school and church settings. Talent for quickly mastering technology processes. Accustomed to handling sensitive, confidential records.
Specialties: - Educational Technology - Creativity in the Classroom - Authentic Assessment - Project Based Learning - International Baccalaureate Programme - MYP - PYP - Experience writing speeches, advertising campaigns and public announcements - Author of published articles - Written curriculum for teaching venues as well as several production/manufacturing process instructions
Past: - Created commercials for radio - Experience speaking before audiences which consisted of 4-400 people - Substitute Teaching - Effectively controlled conflict situations while maintaining professionalism and composure - Effectively developed and taught student curriculum