John D. Proffitt Jr.

 

 

Video Editing
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Adobe Premiere Pro CC
-Adobe After Effects CC
-Adobe Audition CC
-Final Cut Pro X

Skills

Online Course/Graphic Design
-Adobe Illustrator CC
-Adobe Photoshop CC
-Adobe InDesign CC
-Adobe Captivate 9
-Camtasia Studio

Website Design/Maintenance
-Squarespace
-WordPress
-Drupal

Productivity/Network Software
-G Suite for Education
-MS Windows & Apple OS X
-MS Office & Apple iWork

Professional Development
Developing and presenting large-group, small-group, and individual training, both virtual
and in-person, on various instructional software and hardware

Learning Management Systems
-Moodle
-Google Classroom
-Schoology


Education/Certifications

Master of Science, Instructional Design and Technology, 2015 - Full Sail University
Bachelor of Arts, Music Education, 2004 - Virginia Tech
Collegiate Professional Teaching License - Virginia Department of Education
Google Certified Educator Level Two - Google for Education


Experience

Director of Online Instructional Design and the Teaching and Learning Center
Lynchburg College; Lynchburg, VA January 2016-Present
Work with faculty to create online course materials and adapt existing course content for online delivery. Oversee the day-to-day operation of the Teaching and Learning Center. Work with Faculty Fellows to provide a range of resources and support to faculty members who wish to gain knowledge and skills related to innovative, evidence-based pedagogy, leading to more effective learning environments for Lynchburg College students. The Center offers leadership and expertise to all teaching faculty.  Activities include professional development opportunities, pedagogical research, and recognition of teaching excellence.

Instructional Technology-Data Analysis Resource Teacher
Instructional Technology Specialist

Lynchburg City Schools; Lynchburg, VA  2011-2016
Worked alongside classroom teachers in creating lessons that utilize technology to deliver
content in more engaging and efficient ways. Responsible for developing and
implementing technology professional development. Created engaging virtual learning
opportunities as well as in-person and one-on-one training and support.

Elementary Music Teacher
Lynchburg City Schools; Lynchburg, VA  2009-2011
Implemented choral and instrumental music education curriculum and developed
correlations between music and classroom Standards of Learning.

Facilities Manager, CrossRoads Camp and Conference Center
Women's Missionary Union of VA; Richmond, VA  2006-2009
Supervised housekeeping and maintenance staff, implemented preventative maintenance
plan for buildings, grounds and vehicles, and maintained and updated network and
telephone infrastructure.

Choral Director
Appomattox County Public Schools; Appomattox, VA  2004-2006
Implemented choral education curriculum, planned concerts and presentations, and
rehearsed student choral ensembles for performance.