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Learning Lab Instructor
and Gifted Coordinator
Middle Tennessee State University, 2002-2004: Graduate coursework in United States History in conjunction with Cumberland River Valley Constortium Teaching American History program
Gifted and Talented Workshop at Vanderbilt University Summer 2011
Project Director for Cumberland River Valley Consortium Teaching American History Grant, October 2002 – 2006: The teacher liaison for Lead Education Agency and six county consortium with
National Endowment for the Humanities Landmarks of American History at The Hermitage, Summer 2004, 2006 and 2008: Master Teacher responsible for coordinating participant teacher curriculum material development
TAH Summer Institute Presenter for Northfield Public Schools -
MTSU Satellite Video Conferencing Center, Spring 2009: Co-presented on using history documentary on Joe B. Jackson in the classroom.
TAH-MTSU Satellite Video Conferencing Center, Fall 2006: Served as one of four co-hosts for a series of satellite video teacher training segments on American History that were broadcast to participating counties, on several cable channels, and via the web across Tennessee.
TAH Project Directors Meeting/NCHE Conference, Spring 2005: Led session on linking history content institutes to classroom teaching.
Warren County High School Social Studies Department, 2004-2005: Developed curriculum map for United States History course at
Department of Education, Office of Innovation and Improvement: Exchange Series on Teaching American History, July 2003: Attended White House Conference on teaching American history.
Organization of American Historians Conference, Spring 2003: Presented on Teaching American History Grant Panel
State Department of Education, Fall 2000 - Spring 2003: Served on State Curriculum committee responsible for writing current Tennessee State Social Studies Standards. These are the current standards for history instruction in
Senate Youth Selection Committee, Fall 2002: Participated on committee to evaluate student applications to participate in the Senate Youth program.
Advanced Placement Summer Institute, Summer 2001: Participant at Advanced Placement summer institute at