In my lifelong career, I have had many experiences with education in a variety of different fields. Some of the projects that I have worked on can be found here related to course design, libguides, training manuals, and other work in education, both in academia and unusual teaching positions.
- Educational Psychology – Towson University
- Integrating Instructional Technology – Towson University
- Using Information Effectively in Education – Towson University
- Foundations of Education – Towson University
- Writing and Communication Skills for Teachers- Towson University
- Reference Librarianship- University of Pittsburgh
- Special Project: Libguides, Web Reference
Interim Programming Coordinator (August 2013-Current)
Carnegie Library of Homestead
510 East 10th Avenue, Munhall, Pennsylvania 15120 | 412-462-3444 x224
-Develop technology education programs for adults.
-Develop Homeschool Art and Science Programming.
-Coordinate volunteers and interns for outreach literacy programs, and programming.-Work with local schools to provide resources to local students
Library Instruction Intern | Hillman Library, University of Pittsburgh
-Construct and craft a lesson plan on Advanced Research Tools with evidence based assessment
-Collaboration on construction of instructional coursework for students and faculty for “Introduction to Art and Science,” including creating and editing related Libguides , -Creating video tutorials
-Teach on demand course-integrated classes as available
-Integrating library systems into Courseweb (Blackboard)
Intern | Carnegie Library of Homestead
-One-on-one technology education.
-Create and assist with programming for various populations, including toddler story times, children’s community outreach, and adult technology education.
Development of Public Library Technology Education Course
Educational Technology Center Assistant | Towson University Educational Technology Lab
-Assist students and professors with coursework and technology applications.
Development of a Training Manual for Incoming Assistants
Camp Counselor and Swimming Instructor | YMCA of Silver Spring
-Instruct and care for children ages 4-12.
-Teach swimming lessons for low, and medium swimming levels.
Tutor | Advantage Learning Center
-Motivate, tutor and supervise children independently with learning disabilities, ages 5-15.