Science Educator, Abu Dhabi Education Council
2016 - Present
Continuously developed engaging, technology-enhanced curriculum for English Language Learners including digital lessons, handouts, project based learning, and authentic assessments for instructor-led, flipped, and self-paced delivery.
Led development of cross-content curriculum for STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics) Program.
Conducted comprehensive Program Evaluation of Pilot Program, including needs assessment.
Designed Instructional Staff Intervention as suggested in Evaluation results.
Authored Data Driven Decision-Making Plan to improve Identified academic weaknesses.
Consistently delivered culturally relevant and sensitive Leadership, Instruction and Facilitation.
97% pass rate or more for all trimesters.
Science Educator, Pinellas County Schools
2007 - 2015
Designed and implemented flipped and blended instruction built around Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) to encourage opportunities for inquiry-based learning. Taught AP, Honors, and General Biology and Chemistry.
Essential member of a Turnaround Team that improved school grade from an “F” to a solid “B” in a single year.
Educational Technology Peer Trainer/Mentor. Developed a framework for the co-construction of personal learning plans for students.
Economic Self Sufficiency Specialist, State of Florida
2005 - 2007
Responsible for processing applications and maintaining cases for Food Benefits (SNAP), Cash Assistance (TANF) and Medicaid. Served as team backup to help fellow co-workers who fell behind. Consistently exceeding required caseload by 50-75%. Educated customers on policy and procedures of the Access Program.