Educator, Technology Certified, Experienced
I am a graduate of Western Kentucky University with a Bachlor's degree in Sociology and two Master's Degrees in Education and Library Media/Educational Technology. I have been a public school teacher for eleven years. Additionally, I hold an Educational Technology Certification from WKU and an Instructional Technology Teaching Certificate with the Kentucky Department of Education.
I have strong technology skills, organizational skills and a passion for teaching technology. I have managed the organization and distribution of technology equipment, obtained funding for various purposes through donations and grant writing. I have trained teachers and students in the use of new and upcoming technologies, installed software/hardware and repaired broken equipment including but not limited to video displays, hard drives, disc drives, iPads and iPods.
I am a total geek who loves to read and create simple manuals to educate others on the advantages of using technology. With experience in web design, iMovie, photo manipulation, and graphic design. I would like to use my technology skills and educational background to create projects that are enjoyable, creative and useful.
I feel that I am proficient in the following software and hardware products:
Software: MS Office: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access and Publisher
Apple iWork: Pages, Numbers, Keynote.
Apple iMovie, iPhoto, Garageband, iWeb (Website Design), iTunes,
Photo Booth, and iChat
Adobe Reader, Adobe Flash Player
Document Camera Software Queue and Ladybug
Promethean ActivStudio, ActiVotes, ActivInspire
Quicktime Player 10
SchoolPointe (Website Design)
I have also taught the use of Youtube, Twitter, Facebook, Digital Citizenship and web-safety to faculty, staff, and students.
Hardware: Document Camera
I would be willing to learn additional software programs to improve my resume. I absolutely love being a student as well as a teacher.
Put my skills to work for you.