Grade(s): 9 / 10 / 11 / 12
School: SOUTH KITSAP HIGH SCHOOL, PORT ORCHARD WA
I am a teacher at South Kitsap High School in Port Orchard. I advise the South Kitsap high school yearbook, The Rebel. I teach Yearbook, Photography, Photoshop, and Microsoft Office certification courses.
I have a varied career in education having taught in Japan, at Pierce College, for the Defense Language Institute, Cedar Heights Junior High and the last four years at South Kitsap High School. Teaching has remained a passion of mine and when determining the area to pursue her Master’s Degree she chose Instructional Technology. Since then teaching Technology has been my focus. I hold many Microsoft Certifications as well as being a Microsoft Innovative Educator trainer. In 2012, she was selected as a ASNE Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Fellow – completing this fellowship at the University of Missouri in Columbia. She earned and was also awarded OSPI Microsoft IT Academy Innovative Teaching Strategies 2012 Educator of the Year.