Dean Vendramin

CONTACT INFORMATION

 

134 Argyle Street

Regina, SK, Canada

S4R 4C3

 

E-Mail:vendi55@gmail.com or d.vendramin@rcsd.ca

Online E-Portfolio @ http://rcsd.ca/oneill/vendramin

Twitter - #vendi55

 

EDUCATION

 

2003 -  2005                University College of Cape Breton

                                    Graduate Studies Diploma Program

                                    Education Technology Diploma (online)

 

1989 - 1997                 University of Regina - Regina, Saskatchewan

                                    Bachelor of Arts, Ordinary

                                    Major - History

 

1989 - 1994                 University of Regina - Regina, Saskatchewan

                                    Bachelor of Education, Secondary

                                    Major - Social Studies 

Minor – Mathematics

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

September 2005 – June 2009

 

                                    Education Technology Consultant

Teacher On Special Assignment (Technology Support)

                                    Regina Catholic Schools

                                    Regina, Saskatchewan

 

August 1998 – Current

                                   

High School Teacher / School Technology Representative

Communication Media 10,20, and 30, Math 09, Social 09

                                    Archbishop M.C. O’Neill High School

                                    Regina, Saskatchewan

 

WORKSHOP FACILITATOR

 

Ø  2012 SMART Level 1 and Level 2 Training (SPDU)

Ø  2010 Technology Integration Workshop (SPDU)

Ø  1999 – 2012 Various Technology Workshops for Regina Catholic Schools

 

TECHNICAL SKILLS

 

Ø  Google Applications (Docs, Search, Earth)

Ø  Web 2.0 Applications (wikis, blogs)

Ø  Web Development (Drupal, Dreamweaver)

Ø  Microsoft Products (Office Suite)

Ø  SMART Products(Notebook, Response)

Ø  Mimio Products (Notebook, Vote)

Ø  Apple Products (iPads, iLife Suite, Mac Book Pro, iTunes U)

 

TECHNICAL CERTIFICATES AND NOTABLE CONFERENCES

 

Ø  Apple Distinguished Educator World Conference (Cork, Ireland) 2012

Ø  Teachers’ Institute on Parliamentary Democracy (Ottawa, Ontario) 2011

Ø  SMART Exemplary Educator Summit  (Calgary, Alberta)  2011

Ø  Google Certified Teacher Academy  (London, England) 2010

Ø  Apple Distinguished Educator Canadian Conference (Various Locations in Canada) 2008 - 2011 

Ø  SMART Certified Trainer 2008

Ø  SIAST Set Safety and Protocol Course 2007

Ø  Abode Certified Associate in Visual Communication Photoshop, Flash, and Dreamweaver CS3

Ø  Accreditation Seminar 1997 (Math)

Ø  Accreditation Seminar 2000 (Social Studies)

Ø  Level Three Football Certification, Level One Basketball Certification, Level One Baseball Certification, Level One Badminton Certification

 

 

INTERESTS AND AWARDS

 

Memberships:

Ø  ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education)

Ø  Apple Distinguished Educators, Google Certified Teachers, SMART Exemplary Educators

Ø  STF (Saskatchewan Teachers Federation)

Ø  Teaching Certificate Number 7106600

Interests:                   

To further my knowledge and experience with computers in education.

I enjoy sports, working out, computers, travelling, movies, reading, and learning about investing.

Extracurricular:        

I have coached football (14 years - Head Coach for Three), Assembly Committee Advisor (three years) Badminton (six years), Weight Lifting Club (four years). High School Hockey (one year), Basketball (three years), Track and Field (one year), Girls Softball (one year), Boys Baseball (two years).

I have been involved with the break and noon supervision (started a noon hour ‘Technology Club), have been on numerous division technology committees (Tablet Review, Gap Analysis), currently piloting an iPad in the Classroom initiative, Chair of Regina Catholic School’s Film Festival (Cinemania)

Awards:

Ø  2012 Regina Catholic School Distinguished Employee (Curricular)

Ø  2011 Prime Minister’s Award for Teaching Excellence – Certificate of Achievement 

Ø  2010/2011/2012 Best Teacher in Regina as Voted by Prairie Dog Magazine Readers

Ø  2009 Google Certified Teacher

Ø  2008 SMART Exemplary Teacher

Ø  2008 Apple Distinguished Educator

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