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Kim Estes

I am an educator. a risk taker. creative. innovative. passionate. collaborative. a Starbucks addict. ready to get to work.

Resume

Work experience, certifications, education, recognition. The usual resume stuff.

Work Experience

“Work is love made visible.” ~ Kahlil Gibran

Dedicated educator with over 19 years of experience. 

Burleson ISD - Learning Technologies

June 2016 – Present

Lead Learning Technologies Coach

Training and support for technology integration on 4 campuses in the district. District-wide program creation and support. Budget, travel, and supervision of 5-person LT department.

Burleson ISD - Learning Technologies

July 2006 – June 2016

Learning Technologies Coach – Secondary

Training and support for technology integration on secondary campuses in the district. District-wide program creation and support. TCEA IT of the Year 2015.

Burleson ISD - Burleson High School

July 2005 – June 2006

English I & III Teacher

Freshman and junior English at Burleson High School on a part time basis to accommodate overflow classes while working on my Master’s Degree.

Alvarado ISD - Alvarado High School

July 1998 – June 2005

English I Teacher, Yearbook, Prom Sponsor, UIL One Act Play Director

Freshman English at Alvarado High School. Yearbook and Prom Sponsor, UIL State-Competing One-Act Play Director. Teacher of the Year 2005.

Certification

Learning and earning.

Teaching

Secondary English – Grades 6-8
Master Teacher of Technology – Grades EC-12

Administrative

Principal – Grade EC-12

Other

Google Certified Trainer
Flipgrid Certified Educator
Discovery Education Network Star

Education

“The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.” ~ Alvin Toffler

Always Learning.

Lamar University

December 2010

Masters’ Degree 

Educational Technology Leadership. Also obtained Administrative certification with a 4.0 GPA.


University of Phoenix

August 2007

Masters’ Degree

Curriculum and Instruction with an emphasis on Computer Education.

Jacksonville State University

December 1993

Bachelor of Arts Degree

English with a minor in Art History.

Florida State University - Panama Canal Branch

August 1991

Associates of Arts Degree

Obtained while living in Panama.

Carlisle Senior High School

June 1988

High School Diploma

Go Thundering Herd!

Achievements

Academic, career, and personal.

Academic

Lamar University – 4.0 GPA
Member of Kappa Delta Pi

Career

2004 – Alvarado High School Teacher of the Year
2006 – CrHS Support Staff of the Year
2015 – TCEA IT of the Year

Personal

2006 – Yellow Rose of Texas Award
conferred by Governor Rick Perry