Masters of Science, Secondary Education, Almeda University, Boise, ID 2010
MS, Education, Capella University, Minnesota, MN 2009
Specialization in Training and Performance Improvement
BS, Sociology, Upper Iowa University, West DesMoines, IA 2002
Liberal Arts courses, Des Moines Area Community College, DesMoines, IA 1999
Business Owner (EDU-Consulting)
Urban Visions L,L,C, Contractor Phoenix, AZ 2013 - Present
Developed plans and coordinated educational policies for specific subject area or grade level: Develops programs for in-service education of teaching personnel.
Conducted research models for both federal, state, and local school officials to develop curricula and establish guidelines for educational programs.
Conferred with professional groups to disseminate and receive input on teaching methods.
Reviewed and evaluated curricula for use in schools and assists in adaptation to local needs.
Interpret and enforced provisions of state education codes and rules and regulations of State Board of Education.
Conducted or participated in workshops, committees, and conferences designed to promote intellectual, social, and physical welfare of students and adults.
Studied and prepared recommendations on instructional materials, teaching aids, and related equipment.
Prepared or approved manuals, guidelines, and reports on state educational policies and practices for distribution to school districts.
Advised school officials on implementation of state and federal programs and procedures.
Conducted research into areas, such as teaching methods and techniques.
Performed tasks at local school district level or as independent consultant in area of expertise.
Made recommendations designated in specific areas, such as reading, elementary education, or audio-visual education for secondary educators an independent outreach programs.