Résumé

WORK EXPERIENCE:

Aug 2010 – Present                 Killian Middle School                                     Lewisville ISD

Middle School Art Teacher, Grades 6-8; Yearbook Teacher, Grades 7-8

 

Aug 2007 – July 2010             Stewart’s Creek Elementary                         Lewisville ISD

Elementary Art Teacher, Grades K-5

Aug 2006 – May 2007              Western Hills Elementary                           Fort Worth ISD

Elementary Art Teacher, Grades 3-5

 

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:

Jan 2013 – Present                 LISD Art Webmaster / Web Designer            Lewisville, TX

–  Designed the LISD Art website; in charge of maintenance of district Art media and information

 Fall 2012 – Present                LISD Secondary Art Curriculum Writer          Lewisville, TX

–  Part of Sec. Art Curriculum committee, specifically in charge of the Middle School curriculum

2011 – Present                        Killian MS Tech Cadre Member                       Lewisville, TX

–  Responsible for incorporating technology instruction into the campus classrooms

2005 – Present                        T.A.E.A. VASE / Jr. VASE Juror        Regions 10N, 10S, & 11N

–  Judging high school and middle school VASE / Jr. VASE art competitions

Feb 2006 – Mar 2006              T.A.E.A. Fort Worth Planning Committee      Fort Worth, TX

–  Logo design for Nov 2006 TAEA (Texas Art Educators Association) Conference in Fort Worth; aiding FWISD art director Beverly Fletcher

Mar 2006 – May 2006             Rosemont Middle School  (FWISD)                Fort Worth, TX

–  Student Teaching/Internship; Mentor:  Amanda Allison

Jan 2006 – Mar 2006              Oakhurst Elementary School  (FWISD)          Fort Worth, TX
–  Student Teaching/Internship; Mentor:  Rebecca Martin

Aug – Oct 2005                        Central High School  (KISD)                                   Keller, TX
–  Student Observations, Secondary Curriculum; Mentor:  Jeanie Cruce

Oct – Nov 2004                        Oakhurst Elementary School  (FWISD)          Fort Worth, TX

–  Student Observations, Elementary Curriculum; Mentor:  Rebecca Martin

RELEVANT WORK-RELATED SKILLS:

Artistic Competencies/Skills:

Skilled or Proficient:

Painting, Drawing and Illustration, Graphic Design and Digital Media, Printmaking, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Ceramics, Digital Photography, Woodcraft

 

Technology Competencies:   
Skilled or Proficient:               

PC & Mac:

MS Office 2011 (Word, Power Point, Excel, Publisher),  Adobe Photoshop CS6, Web Design, Smartboard technology, document cameras, Corel Paintshop Pro, projectors

Mobile:                    

Incorporating smartphone and tablet instruction.

Second Language:   

Vietnamese

 

EDUCATION:

Sep 1997 – May 2006                         University of North Texas                                Denton, TX

–  BA in Visual Arts Studies (Art Education), May 2006

Sep 1993 – May 1997                         Richland High School                     North Richland Hills, TX

–  Diploma, Graduated with Honors – Top 10%, 32nd out of 467

AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS:   

2012-2013                                           Lewisville ISD                                           Lewisville, TX

–  Art Curriculum writer for Lewisville ISD (specifically for secondary art)

Feb 2013                                             Killian MS                                                  Lewisville, TX

–  KMS PTA Honorary Texas Life Membership Award  (Feb 2013)

March 2008                                         Stewart’s Creek Elementary                      The Colony, TX

–  Teacher of the Month

 

EXHIBITIONS:

May 2000                    Oakstreet Hall Advanced Watercolor Exhibition                        Denton, TX

Spring 1998                U.N.T. Annual Student Union Art Competition                          Denton, TX

 

COMMUNITY:
Mar 2010 – Present                Stewart’s Creek Elementary School                          The Colony, TX

–  Mural Painter for school cafeteria wall

Nov 2005 – Dec 2005             McMath Middle School                                                  Denton, TX
–  collaborative mural painting project

 

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