Educational Technology Specialist/ISH Coordinator
University of California Riverside's International Education Center, Gangnam, Seoul KR
Dec 2015 - Current
I am the onsite GAFE and Moodle administrator for the department/program, as well as the Independent Study Hour Coordinator for students. In addition I liaise with staff to complement their teaching practices with technology and assist students in their computer-based work.
Framingham State University
March 2016 - Current
I teach educational technology courses for masters students in education.
Seoul Women's University, Bahrom SWELL Program
Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
I teach intercultural communications in the Bahrom SWELL Morning English Program to undergraduate students (i.e. freshmen/sophomores).
Hanyang University, Graduate School of Education TESOL Program
Mar 2015 - Current
I specialise in teaching pre and inservice EFL teachers a generic instructional design model (i.e. ADDIE), the TPACK Framework, SAMR Evaluation, and learning object development for credit, graduate certificate courses in Educational Technology/Computer Assisted Language Learning (C.A.L.L.) as a part of Hanyang University's TESOL program.
Spring 2015 6th Cycle Student Evaluation: 95% Average
World Languages Department & ICT Head
Nacel Open Door - St. Paul Preparatory School - Seoul Campus
June 2010 - June 2015 (5 years)
St. Paul Preparatory School (Seocho) Nacel Open Door
-Accreditation International Accreditation Team Project Manager (2014- 2015)
-ICT & Educational Technology Director (2014-2015)
-Curriculum Coordinator: Instructional Design & UbD Framework (2014- 2015)
-Google Apps for Education Super Administrator (2014-2015) -Alma LMS/SIS administrator (2014-2015)
-ESL Program Coordinator, WIDA MODEL Assessment Administrator (2014-2015)
-Credit Courses Taught:
Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish III, Web Design & Development I, Web Design & Development II , Web Design & Development III (2014-2015)
-KORCOS Faculty Representative (2011-2015) -KORCOS Technology Committee (2012 - 2013) -St. Paul Director's Award (2012)
-iPad 1:1 Pilot Program Project Manager (2012) -St. Paul Data Committee (2011-2012)
-St. Paul Technology Committee (2011-2014)
-Edmodo LMS Implementation Project Manager (2011) -Technology Integration Specialist (2011-2014)
-World Languages Department Head (2012-2015)
-AdvancEd Accreditation Curriculum Team Lead (2010-2011)
-Credit Classes Taught:
ESL I, ESL II, Literacy through Graphic Novels, Academic English, Spanish I, Spanish II, Spanish II, Introduction to Programming
Oct 2008 - Jan 2010
My primary duties were to teach English to elementary school students through a joint venture between the local District Office and YBM, Korea's largest private educational provider through situation based learning.
Volunteer ESL Instructor
May 2008 - Oct 2008
As a volunteer instructor, my duties were to teach ESL and civics classes to members of the community center, primarily Korean immigrants, in addition to many from Spanish-speaking countries.
Maintenance Worker I
Mar 2004 - Jan 2008
I was responsible for operating commercial vehicles for the Village on behalf of the Refuse and Streets and Allies Departments. In addition to maintaing a CDL with air brake endorsement, I operated various other machinery and vehicles during winter snow emergencies. Normal duties included the maintenance and collection of 22 refuse collection routes in all seasons.
Jun 1999 - Aug 2007
My primary responsibilities were those of a function supervisor, ranging from small scale private events to large scale corporate functions. I was responsible for staff management, as well as, when necessary, cooking, driving, deliveries, accounting, warehouse organization, and translating for non-English speaking staff.
Customer Service Assistant
Feb 2002 - Oct 2008
My primary duties were to provide customer assistance in the forms of providing pertinent information as well as to register patrons and process payments. I also supervised the facility during rentals and provide assistance to other facilities when in need of staffing.
United States Marine Corps
2002 - 2005
MCRD San Diego 2002-2003
Platoon 1135 Honor Platoon
Camp Pendelton School of Infantry 2003-2003
Alpha Company 3rd Platoon
2nd Batallion 24th Regiment 4th Marine Division 2003-2005
Echo Company 3rd Platoon
Camp Lejeune HQ and Support Battalion 2005
Apple Associate Certification
2012 - present
Rock Climbing Course
2009 - present
Aid Climbing Course
2009 - present
Winter Mountaineering Course
2009 - present
Edmodo Certified Trainer
May 2012 - present
Apple Distinguished Educator
Mar 2013 - present
Google Apps Certification
Mar 2013 - Mar 2014
Edmodo Support Ambassador
Aug 2012 - 2013
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Instructional Design and Technology
Jul 2013 - present
A conversationally fluent speaker of Korean. Completed the Korean Ministry of Justice's Language and Culture Program 2014 KIIP Level 4: High Intermediate (i.e. TOPIK Level 4) course (05/2014 ) KIIP Level 5: Understanding Korean Society (10/2014) .
A native speaker of Midwestern American English.
A fluent speaker of north American Mexican Spanish.