East Buchanan High School, Gower Mo. 1977
Missouri Western State University, St Joseph Mo. 1982
Nortwest Missouri University, Maryville Mo 1992
additional classes and various workshops 1982 through 2010:
University Missouri Kansas City
University Missouri Columbia
University Missouri Springfield
Art Insistutue of Kansas City
B.S.. Art Education MWSU
M.S. Ed. Admin. NWMSU
K-12 Art Ed. Missouri
K-12 Art ED. Kansas
I teach 6th 7th and *th grade art.
East Buchanan C-1 Middle School Easton Mo 1982 – 2002 Art Grades 6, 7 and 8 Go Bulldogs!
Professional Development Committee 1998 – 2002, PTO officer 1985 – 99, Curriculum development 1992 to 2002
Sponsor of History Day, Knowledge Bowl, EB Drama, Science Olympiad, KCI10 Art Show, FFA events and many more activities.
Shell Knob SD78 Shell Kob Mo. 2002 to 2011. Art grades K thru 8 Go Chargers!
Missouri Assessment Program Lead teacher 2001 thru 2006, liasion between sate and local teachers implementing new assement program, analysing data and desiminating pretanant information to imporve instruction and student success.
Art curriculum development 2002 to 2001 , Sponsor of Art club afterschool activity, Behinds the Scenes, workplace readiness and carreer opportunity awareness program for 7th and 8th graders, At Risk committe member 2005 thr 2008, identfy and address need of students. Science Olypiad facilitator, Forensics team facilitator, SK Drama events facilator, Department Team leader 2002 thru 2007
2011 Retired from teaching (bad idea)
Rork Landscape and Design, Shell Knob Mo. 2011 thru 2016 Greenhouse manager and landscape design, cheif hose dragger and whip cracker.
Kemper Museum of Contempary Art, Kansas City Mo. 2015 – 2016 Docent , Museum Educator
2016 Return to teaching (great idea)
Havover Linn USD223 Hanover Ks. K – 12 Art. 2016 – 17
Grades K thru 12 Hanover Public plus grades 1 thru 8 St Johns Catholic School.. Go Wildcats!
Augusta Middle School 2016 thru ??? (love it) Go Bluejays!
Shell Knob Sd78
My 5 adult children and 12 grand children primarily live in the Kansas City area. Family gatherings are wonderful lively events.