Create an art classroom focused on methods of creating artwork, not just a finished product–where students learn ways of thinking that aid them in school and in life.
Art Teacher Beijing National Day School — Beijing, China — 2018 – current
Teaching: A-Level Art & Design, Intro to Art, Sculpture
Create and implement original lesson and unit plans for all classes. Use differentiation, SIOP, backwards design, discussion techniques, assessment strategies, support strategies, culturally responsive curriculum, and student-centered curriculum development Create student feedback and plans for each AS and A level student for their chosen media.
Created an after school knitting club to teach students about fiber arts.
Art Teacher, Woodburn Academy of Art Science & Technology — Woodburn, Oregon — 2016-2018
Teaching: Art I, Art II III & IV, Photography, and Visual Design & Communication
Created and implemented original lesson and unit plans for all Art and Design classes.
Developing skills in classroom management, differentiation, SIOP, backwards design, discussion techniques, assessment strategies, support strategies, culturally responsive curriculum, and student-centered curriculum development
Using time management skills to conduct teacher research and create student feedback in a timely manner Integrating knowledge of adolescent development and conflict resolution into instruction, classroom management, and student interactions
Engaging in support for all students, including those who are gifted, Emerging Bilinguals, and are on IEPs
Lead Student teacher, Milwaukie High School — Milwaukie, Oregon — 2015-2016
Lead Student Teacher: Ceramics, Art & Technology, Art 1
- Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling — Portland, Oregon — Master of Arts in Teaching — 2016 — Oregon Preliminary Teaching License, PK-12 with Art Endorsement
- Western Oregon University — Online — ESOL endorsement — 2019
- Pacific Northwest College of Art — Portland, Oregon — Bachelors of Fine Art in Painting — 2015
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Graphic Design, Animation, Ceramics, Drawing, Knitting, Painting, and Photography
Art Group Exhibition
2015, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, Thesis Exhibit
2014, February, Loowit Brewery, Vancouver, WA
2013, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR, BFA Juried Show
2014, Fall, Leland Ironworks, Oregon City, OR