541 34th Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
I am a seven-year veteran teacher looking
for a change. I have had a varied career as an English
teacher, special programs coordinator,
school technology coordinator, and student
intern. I want to transfer my diverse skills to a job in the
computer industry. References are available upon
California State University, Stanislaus
California State University, Fresno
Training and Staff Development
MS Office applications
HTML/Web Page Design
Technical and Creative Writing
Related Work Experience:
a sample unit web page
Benito High School and Scotts
Valley High School
As a classroom teacher I was responsible
for creating daily lesson plans, building class teams, managing behavior
and output, strategizing best approaches for different learning styles
and abilities, and assessing student performance against state and national
Curriculum Designer, CAPPCOMM
the (former) CAPPCOMM home page
Benito High School
The CAPPCOMM program is an innovative
and truly one-of-a-kind program designed to foster dual-language fluency
as well as technical ability in students who are identified as being either
at-risk or who seek to become bilingual
and biliterate. The goal of the program was to better the chances
of entry into four-year universities among Latino students at SBHS.
It was highly
Technology Mentor, 1998-1999
a sample TechTips newsletter
Benito High School
As Technology Mentor at SBHS, I
was responsible for writing our Digital High School Technology Use plan,
a document which garnered a $7.3 million dollar grant for the high school.
I created and directed the staff development program in technology, teaching
classes in MSWord, Powerpoint, Internet Usage, Web Page Design, and PC
Desktop Management. I also worked with teachers to develop lesson
plans which incorporated technology into their standard curriculum.
Finally, I developed a newsletter, TechTips, for staff and parents
informing them of tools on the Internet and their own computers which
could serve as an aid to student learning.
Student Work Experience
University Computer Lab Assistant,
Troubleshooting and maintenance of Macintosh
computers, assisting users with application software
Desktop Publishing Student Assistant,
Center for Irrigation Technology, CSU,
Creation of irrigation equipment graphics,
recording of data and presentation of results, international correspondence
and public relations.
Advertising Copywriter Intern, 1991
Wildwood Pools, Inc.
Creation of informational flier and distribution
plan, radio and newspaper ad copy writing.