Tiffany Quinn

"Just make a mark and see where it takes you." -the dot

Experience

Sept. 2007 - Present

Alvin Primary in Alvin ISD, Alvin TX: Art Teacher, Lead East Side Elementary Art Teacher

Research, plan and prepare lessons and activities that engage students in the visual arts. Provide opportunities for students to explore different art mediums in meaningful ways that reflect different artistic genres and self-expression. Create consistent classroom management that fosters a fun and safe environment for students to learn. Provide opportunities for students art to be on display at school, district art shows and contests. Served on various campus and district committees as chair, co-chair and member. Plan, organize and lead relevant professional learning and in-services for art teachers.


June 1999 - Aug. 2007

AIM Investments, Houston TX: Senior Graphic Designer

Responsible for creating high-end financial literature for various internal clients. Collaborated with the marketing team and clients to produce effective advertising strategies. Organized my time and work to consistently meet deadlines. Designed publications to meet press specifications to ensure materials met quality standards.


June 1997 - May 1999

Green Ink Printing, Alvin TX: Graphic Designer

Responsible for preparing client files for press production which included managing multiple files, graphics and fonts. Designed literature as needed with precise client specifications. Worked closely with the in-house press department to ensure accuracy and quality control.

Education

2007: Texas Teachers: Alternative Certification

2003: UHCL: M.A. in Humanities with a concentration in Graphic Design

1999: UHCL: B.A. in Applied Design & Visual Art

1997: COM: Certificate in Desktop & Electronic Publishing

1996: COM: Associates of Art Degree

1994: Dickinson High School Graduate

Professional Learning

2015 TAEA Assistant Presenter: ipads in the Art Room and Wire Calder Lesson

2013 AISD Mentor Program

2010 Capturing Kids Hearts

2008-Present TAEA Member

Awards

202012-2015 HLS&R Super Show Award

2015 Top of the TEAM: Student Joana C.

2014 YAM Capital Show: Student Cheyenne L.

2013 YAM Capital Show: Student Harrison G.

2012 YAM Traveling Show: Student David S.

2012 Bus Safety Poster Contest: Student Mary B.

2011 Alvin Primary Teacher of the Year

Classroom managment

References

Diane Peltier

Principal

Alvin Primary

281-585-2531

dpeltier@alvinisd.net


Karla Klyng

Assistant Principal

Alvin Elementary

281-585-2511

kklyng@alvinisd.net


Jenny Koch

Art Teacher/West Side Lead Art Teacher

Glenn York Elementary School

2720 Kingsley Drive, Pearland, TX 77584

281-245-2100 or 7137032117

jkoch@alvinisd.net


Susan Force

ELAR Curriculum Specialist Pre-K-5th Grade

Dickinson ISD

2218 517 East, Dickinson, TX 77539

281-910-1883

sforce@dickinsonisd.org

District Art Events

September: Brazoria County Fair

October: Art Share at Admin.

November: TAEA Conference

January: YAM Art due, HLS&R Judging and Open House

February: East-side Elementary Art Show at ACC

March: YAM, Big Art Day

April: TEAM

May: TASA/TASB Art due