Resume

Career Highlights

  • Public school teacher (grades K-12)
  • Early childhood educator (ages 1.5 to 6)
  • Community college instructor
  • Policy advisor in early childhood education

Public School Teaching Experience

  • GidGalang Kuuyas Naay Secondary School (grades 8-12)
    Haida Gwaii School District — Queen Charlotte, BC
    (2016-current; 5 month contract + 10 month contract)
    (Math 8, English 8, Science 8, Drama 11, Communications 11/12)
  • Sk’aadgaa Naay Elementary School (grade K/1)
    Haida Gwaii School District — Skidegate, BC
    (2015; 4 month contract)
  • Tahayghen Elementary School (grade 4/5)
    Haida Gwaii School District — Masset, BC
    (2015; 6 month contract)
  • Dr. George M. Weir Elementary School (grade 5)
    Vancouver School Board — Vancouver, BC
    (2014; long practicum)
  • R.C. Talmey Elementary School (grade K)
    Richmond School District — Richmond, BC
    (2014; short practicum)

Other Related Experience

  • Early Childhood Educator
    University of British Columbia — Vancouver, BC
    (2010-2013)
  • Policy Advisor
    College of Early Childhood Educators — Toronto, ON
    (2008-2009)
  • College Instructor, Early Childhood Education
    Seneca College — Toronto, ON
    (2008)
  • Community Organizer
    United Workers Association — Baltimore, MD
    (2004-2010)

Education

  • Bachelor of Education
    Environmental Education Minor, Indigenous Perspectives Module
    Simon Fraser University — Burnaby, BC
    (Graduated: 2014)
  • Diploma, Early Childhood Education
    Langara College — Vancouver, BC
    (Graduated: 2010, with Honours)
  • Human Development and Applied Psychology
    University of Toronto / OISE — Toronto, ON
    (Attended: 2008-2009)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
    University of Washington — Seattle, WA
    (Graduated: 2003, Dean’s List)