Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA 1998 - 1999
Emphasis in Education and Telecommunications
Served as Teaching Fellow for Educational Software Development-T522 Included planning sessions, conducting multiple weekly labs, mentoring and evaluation of graduate students. Primary software Macromedia Director 7.
Asked to participate in the weekly planning meetings designing technology classroom renovation with senior faculty and administration. Design won national award.
Studied with Howard Gardner and researching creativity and cognition. Producing study on "writer's block" (Inhibitions to Creativity).
Studied at Kennedy School of Government in telecommunication protocols.
Studied with Marvin Minsky at the MIT Media Laboratory researching artificial intelligence. (merit-based, limited enrollment course of study)
Studied educational television with researchers and producers of The Children's Television Workshop. (Producing proposal for Distance Learning Center)
Created script and pilot for international children's program. Presented to Globalearn Inc., Boston MA.
State University, Boone, NC
1978 - 1983
Secondary teaching certification in Alaska, Florida, Washington, and North Carolina.
Certification: Continuing—theatre arts K-12, English, speech communication K-12. Additional certification: Continuing, Specialized (NC# 74095)
Major: communication arts with emphasis in broadcasting and theater
Minors: social sciences, psychology; English (post-graduate studies)
Teaching in Anchorage, Alaska.