Experience

Coaching Journey

  • Integrated Design Thinking into the elementary school curriculum with ages 3-11

  • Collaborated with all Elementary Coaches

  • Planned, established, and managed Studio 4, our Design Studio

  • Developed and maintained a safety program for Studio 4

  • Developed a skills tracking system for Studio 4

Technology Learning Journey

  • Integrated Technology into the elementary school curriculum with ages 3-11

  • Collaborated with the Middle School and High School Tech Integrationists

  • Co-planned and Implemented a Toddle roll out for the Elementary division

  • Offered after and during school professional development for teachers, teacher's assistants and parents

  • Developed and maintained online resource websites for parents, students and teachers to help reinforce their learning

  • Used Google Workspace Apps with students grades Kinder - Five

  • Organized, implemented, and managed the Seesaw Portfolio Platform

  • Organized and implemented the roll out of the 1:1 iPad program into the elementary at two schools grades PreKinder- Five

  • Managed iPads using JamF's Pro and Apple School

  • Managed Chromebooks using Google's G Suite Admin Console.

  • Hosted and organized the local site for Apps Events London Cloud Camp

  • Lead after school "Geek Squad" activity and Coding Club to help create lower school digital leaders

  • Assisted in organizing "Discover Egham's iPads" and event for parents

Teacher Leadership Journey

  • Subject Area Coordinator for Elementary (8 years)

  • Supervised Student Teacher during their practicum

  • Taught using Common Core and IB Primary Years Program (PYP) curriculum

  • Co-Leader of the Learning Space and Time NEASC Accreditation Team

  • Co-Leader of Technology for Learning Research and Development Team (3 years)

  • Member of the Learning Board Task Force (our in-house SMS, Curriculum Planning and Reporting system)

  • Worked as a member of the Strategic Partners team

  • Acted as team leader in four schools for three grade levels and one subject area

  • Member of the "Technology in the IB Curriculum Technology Working Group" run by Pilar Quezzaire, the Online Learning Curriculum Manager at International Baccalaureate

  • Acted as Student Council Coordinator (4 years)

International Teaching Journey

  • Co-planned weekly with colleagues

  • Chaired the student conference guidelines committee

  • Worked on teams that wrote and aligned the Social Studies, Science, Literacy and Math curriculum

  • Taught with Writer’s Workshop, Guided Reading, Daily 5, Big Writing, VCOP, and Literature Circles methods

  • Communicated with parents through daily/weekly assignments, grades, events, a class website and news

  • Assessed reading using the Developmental Reading Assessment (DRA) and PM Benchmarks

  • Assessed using Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) tests

  • Assisted with re-accreditation of the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program (IBPYP), Northeastern Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), National Education Association (NEA) and Council of International Schools (CIS) at my schools

  • I have taught Grades 1, 3, 4 and 5

  • Designed and implemented an inter-cultural exchange with local Italian fifth grade classes

International Presenting Journey

  • Apps Events Switzerland Summit, February 2020

  • Apps Events Tashkent Summit, November 2019

  • Apps Events Belgrade Summit, September 2019

  • Central Eastern European Schools Association (CEESA) Conference, March 2018

  • Apps Events European Summit, September 2017

  • Apps Events Swedish Summit, March 2017

  • Apps Events European Summit, September 2016

  • European Council of International Schools (ECIS) Tech Conference, March 2015