Aula Education (2020 – present)
As part of a team of learning designers, I helped transform modules for UK-based Coventry University and University of West Scotland, migrating them from Moodle to Aula, a new online platform whose design philosophy prioritises active and social learning. (And yes, I spelled prioritises with an “s” in their honor).
NYC Guitar School (2019 – present)
I created and facilitated curriculum for on-line classes on fingerpicking and songwriting. In addition, I taught private and group classes to musicians of all ages.
Leapfrog Academy (2017)
I designed digital games for this 3-6-year-old learning platform, including this series of earth science lessons and this podcast:
Restoration Case Studies and Which Way is Up? (2016)
Restoration Case Studies is a fifth-grade reference book on food webs and ecosystem restoration efforts, which I authored at Lawrence Hall of Science. Which Way is Up? is a book about gravity which I co-authored.
As part of an instructional design team, I helped storyboard and create e-learning videos about the data analysis software ICMA Insights for county managers. I authored short scripts on data analysis and creating and exporting reports.
Multidisciplinary Lessons for the iPad App Drawp for School (2015)
I created 112 lessons in science, math, ELA, and art for use with the iPad app Drawp for School. Here, for example, is a kindergarten science lesson.
Formative Assessments for Drawp for School (2015)
I created formative assessments to complement the lessons I created for the iPad app Drawp for School.
Multidisciplinary Lessons for NextLesson (2015)
I created multi-disciplinary standards-aligned lessons for NextLesson (more here).
Project PenPal (2014)
Fifth-graders created and exchanged animated science reports using the iPad app Toontastic, in this project I ran with Launchpad Toys. Here is a Connected Classrooms Guide, worksheets by me and graphic design and layout by Hannah Clemmons.
Sound Design E-Learning Presentation (2014)
E-learning version of a presentation I gave to participants in a November 2014 Sound and Storytelling Workshop.
Curricular Kids’ Songs
A selection of original educational songs. If you wish to view them, contact me to request the password.