August 2018 - Present (1 years 5 months)
Digital Multimedia Teacher
F W Buchholz High School
Gainesville Florida United States
I'm building a brand new program at Buchholz High School that gives kids professional, real-world design experience in photography, graphic design, video creation, animation, and web development. I also teach AP Computer Science Principles. I love dreaming up new ideas for my curriculum and sharing my passion for digital design with my students.
August 2007 - June 2018 (10 years 10 months)
Oak View Middle School
Newberry Florida United States
7th grade Graphic Design (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign) and 8th Grade Web Design and Animation (Dreamweaver, Flash, and Premiere) to 135 students in the Center for Advanced Academics and Technology at Oak View Middle School. Prior to teaching Technology, I taught 6th Advanced Reading and Language Arts for several years and was the Language Arts Department Chair. I was the "CTE Rookie of the Year" in 2014, and the Alachua County Middle School Teacher of the Year in 2015.