Curriculum Vitæ of

Gwyneth Anne Jones

 

Contact Information:


Murray Hill Middle School

9989 Winter Sun Road

Laurel, Maryland 20723


Preferred Gmail: gwynethanne@gmail.com

School email: gwyneth_jones@hcpss.org

Electronic Portfolio: http://daringlibrarian.com/

Professional Blog:http://www.thedaringlibrarian.com/

Ed Tech Professional Development Wiki: http://thedaringlibrarian.wikispaces.com/

Presentation Wiki: http://thedaringlibrarianpresents.wikispaces.com


410.880.5897 - Business

301.317.5048 - Fax


Education

M.S., Instructional Technology, June 1995. Towson University, Towson, MD

B.S., English Literature, May, 1987. Towson University, Towson, MD


Professional Experience

June 1997 - Present Teacher-Librarian: Murray Hill Middle School Laurel, MD


2001 - 2008Adjunct InstructorJohns Hopkins University:  Columbia Campus, Columbia MD - Course: Professional Development to Support Technology Integration.


August 1992 - June 1997 Library Media Specialist: Guilford Elementary School, Columbia, MD


July 1991- June 1992

Graduate Assistant

Department of Education

Towson University

 

September 1988 - November 1990

Coordinator of Special Events & Marketing

Sinai Hospital of Baltimore


January 1988 - September 1988

Account Executive

Baltimore Magazine


June 1987-January 1988

Account Executive

Columbia Magazine


Awards and Recognition


2015 - PBS 0 MPT American Graduate Champion


2012 - Teacher Librarian Magazine - Best of the Best: Visionary Leader of the Learning Commons Concept


2011 - MSET - Howard County Outstanding Technology Leader of the Year


2011 - Google Certified Teacher - Google Teacher Academy, Seattle Washington


2011 - Library Journal’s Movers & Shakers Award - Innovator. In a list highlighting the best of 50 international librarians named one of only three school-based Teacher-Librarians.  Chosen for doing extraordinary work to serve their users and to move libraries of all types and library services forward and into the future”


2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 - Edublogs, Nominated Best Library Blog


2010 - Gale Cengage New Leaders Award / School Library Journal - Chosen to be one of 5 national new library leaders who have “displayed leadership within their building, district and/or state; are advocates for students, libraries, and 21st century learning; and are actively engaged in sharing and collaborating with colleagues through social networking and other venues”


2009 - Edublogs Best Librarian / Library Blog -Second Runner Up


2008 - MICCA Grant Winner Go On a Walkabout: a Multi-Lingual Virtual Tour of Murray Hill Middle School


2002 - Howard County Outstanding Technology-Using Educator of the Year  , ISTE- MICCA: an Association for Educators Using Technology


2001 - Teacher of the Year  , National Teacher Training Institute and Maryland Public Television


1999 - Master Teacher, National Teacher Training Institute and Maryland Public Television



Presentations, Publications, Radio & TV Appearances


For the most recent keynote and featured speaker appearances and presentations, please consult

The Daring Librarian Presents wikipage.


Jones, Gwyneth.  “Flipped: A revolutionary approach to learning presents pros and cons for educators.”  School Library Journal. April, 2013; Pages 22-26 Keynote AISL Baltimore Conference (April 2013) Brooklandville, MD


Jones, Gwyneth - 10 Ways Librarians Can be a Marketing Genius Like Lady Gaga - Keynote AISL Baltimore Conference (April 2013) Brooklandville, MD


Jones, Gwyneth - (April 2013)  Featured Speaker -  ISTE Affiliate MACUL Conference

Detroit, MI


Jones, Gwyneth (October 2012) - How to be a Ninja Warrior Filter Fighter - Banned Awareness Day Webinar hosted by AASL Webinar


Jones, Gwyneth Learning 2.0 Virtual Conference Keynote panel featuring Teacher Librarians (August 2012)

Webinar   


Jones, Gwyneth, Valenza, Joyce Navigating the Digital Shift: Transliteracy, Transparency and Curation (July-August 2012)   Syba Signs - Full Day Workshops

Australia: Sydney, Adelaide, & Perth


Jones, Gwyneth  - Hollywood Squares: A Brain-Bending Game Show (June 2012)  Panel Discussion with Dr. Joyce Valenza, Steven Anderson, Nick Provenzano, Dr. Kari Stubbs, Tim Gwynn, Joquetta Johnson, Matthew Winner, Tiffany Whitehead, Adam Bellow, Marie Slim, & Michelle Luthala

ISTE12

San Diego, CA


Jones, Gwyneth  - 10 Ways Educators Can be a Marketing Genius Like Lady Gaga (April 2012)  

Common Ground Consortium with MSET

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth  - Transparency is the New Black, QR Codes in the Classroom, & How to be a Presentation Ninja  (March 2012)  

WEMTA

Wisconsin Dells, WI


Jones, Gwyneth  - Creating Tomorrow’s Leaders Today: A Guided Conversation about Leadership Programs (October 2011)  Panel Discussion with Sara Kelly Johns, Margeaux DelGguidice, Shannon M. Miller  Laura Warren-Gross,  & Wendy Stephens

AASL

Minneapolis, MN


Jones, Gwyneth, Keynote Speaker - 10 Ways to be a Library Marketing Genius Like Lady Gaga  (October 2011) 

Plus: How to be a Powerpoint Ninja,  QR Codes in the Classroom & Library, Too! & Library Media Promotion Through Easy Animation,

NCSLMA

Winston-Salem, NC


Jones, Gwyneth, Valenza, Joyce, Miller, Dembo, Steve, Shannon M., Lehman, Chad, Winner, Matthew,  Provenzano, Nicholas,  (June 2011) Game Show - Learning Tools Family Feud   

ISTE11

Philadelphia, PA


Jones, Gwyneth, Featured Speaker (April 2011) 6 Concurrent Sessions including: QR Codes in the Classroom, more!

MSET - Maryland Society for Educational Technology - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth. Featured Speaker (February 2011) - Pre-Conference Workshop:Web 2.0 Tools Smackdown (AM) and Sessions: Don’t Be a Rotary Phone: Advocacy and the Social Media RevolutionLibrary Media Promotion Through Easy Animation,

METC_CSD 

St. Charles, MO


Jones, Gwyneth, Valenza, Joyce, Miller, Shannon M.  (January 2011) Conversation - The Future of Student Inquiry/Research: Environmental Scanning and Scenario Building  & Wiki

EduCon 2.3

Philadelphia, PA


Jones, Gwyneth,  (January 2011) ConversationThe Power of the Product: Creative, Meaningful, & Daring Ways to Demonstrate Information Mastery  & The Power of the Product Wiki

EduCon 2.3

Philadelphia, PA


Jones, Gwyneth (October 2010) Conference Keynote - Don’t Hate the Hashtag: A Social Media Revolution for School Librarians

CASL- Conneticut Association of School Librarians

Cromwell, CT


Bob Edwards Show - NPR & Sirius XM Interview - “Shhh! Libraries At Work”  Listen to the Podcast  - Look for “Week Two of our Series


"Librarian and Steampunk Fan Gwyneth Jones Set to Rock ISTE." Article. School Library Journal. 2010: 31-32.


Jones, Gwyneth (November 2010) Conference Keynote - Don’t Hate the Hashtag: A Social Media Revolution for School Librarians

MASL- Maryland Association of School Librarians

Hagerstown, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (June 2010) Learning Tools Smackdown, with a panel consisting of Dr. Joyce Valenza, Chad Lehman, Phil Goerner, Amy Oberts et all.

ISTE - International Society for Technology Education

Denver, CO


Jones, Gwyneth (June 2010) Learning Tools Smackdown, with a panel consisting of Dr. Joyce Valenza, Chad Lehman, Phil Goerner, Amy Oberts et all.

ISTE - International Society for Technology Education

Denver, CO


Jones, Gwyneth (June 2010) Dissecting the 21st Century Educator , with a panel consisting of Selena Ward - The Tech Tiger,  Kenneth Shelton,  Carol Broos,  Paula White,  and Andy Losik,

ISTE - International Society for Technology Education

Denver, CO


Jones, Gwyneth (Spring 2010) Learning Tools Smackdown! with a panel consisting of: Geordie Paulus, Matthew Winner,

Aaron Smith and Selena Ward.

MSET - Maryland Society for Educational Technology - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth, Valenza, Joyce, Eisenberg, Mike (Feb 1, 2010) "What is in a name? A discussion about identity and vision."  TL Virtual Cafe webinar series for through LearnCentral



Jones, Gwyneth (Dec 10, 2009) Library Media Marketing Through Easy Animation

ISTE SIGMS Webinar Series


Jones, Gwyneth (Fall 2009) Turbo Charge Your Resources: Fabulous Freebies, Great Gadgets, & Sweet Sites that Go the Distance!

Anne Arundel Public Schools – Library Media In-Service

Annapolis, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (Fall 2009) Turbo Charge Your Resources: Fabulous Freebies, Great Gadgets, & Sweet Sites that Go the Distance!

AASL - American Association of School Librarians

Charlottesville, NC


Jones, Gwyneth (Fall 2009) Library Tools Smackdown! with a panel consisting of: Joyce Valenza, Buffy Hamilton, Brenda Anderson, Cathy Nelson, Chris Harris, Shonda Brisco, Amy Oberts, and Anita Beaman.

AASL - American Association of School Librarians

Charlottesville, NC


Jones, Gwyneth (Fall 2009) AASL Bloggers’ Café - Easy Animation Studios with Go Animate & Xtranormal

AASL - American Association of School Librarians

Charlottesville, NC


Jones, Gwyneth (Spring 2009) Gadget-A-Go-Go: Be Cool in School, Part Deux

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (Spring 2008) Gadget-A-Go-Go: Be Cool in School

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (Fall 2007) Interviewed as an expert on the Parent Teacher Connection Television series for a segment entitled: Social Networking, Internet Awareness & Safety with Jennifer Elam (DVD available to view upon request)


Jones, Gwyneth (Spring 2007) The Power of Podcasting: The Quick & Easy Way.

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (Spring 2006) Internet Safety for Parents, Teachers & Teens

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (Spring 2005) News @School, Live! Technology Integration through Television Production

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (July 2004) DC-101: Digital Camera Basics, Buying, and Use in the Classroom: Internet Resources for the Educator. Presented by Maryland Public Television and the JHU Bloomberg School of Public Health EnviroHealth Connections: Summer Institute, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Baltimore, MD

 

Jones, Gwyneth (April 2004) Doing Backflips Over Google for Yahooligans: Tips and Tricks to Get the Most Out of These Favorite Websites

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (July 2003) DC-101: Digital Camera Basics, Buying, and Use in the Classroom: Internet Resources for the Educator. Presented by Maryland Public Television and the JHU Bloomberg School of Public Health EnviroHealth Connections: Summer Institute, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 2003) Tapped Into Teacher Professional Development: an Online Community of Practice

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (July 2002) Get Into Cybershape: Internet Resources for the Educator. Presented by Maryland Public Television and JHU's Bloomberg's School of Public Health’s BioHealth Link:  Questions of Cancer Summer Institute, Medical School Campus- Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 2002) Electronic Learning Communities: Cutting Edge Professional Development,

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (May 2001) Internet Integration: a Jump Start!

Delta Kappa Gamma Educational Conference

Solomon's Island, MD


Jones, Gwyneth, Wells, Dianne, (March 2001) Lights, Cameras, and Action: Technology Integration Through Television Production

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (July 2001) Get Into Cybershape: Internet Resources for the Educator. Presented by Maryland Public Television and JHU's Bloomberg's School of Public Health BioHealth Link: Questions of Cancer Summer Institute, Medical School Campus- Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 2000) Talkin Trash! It's All About Recycling

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association - ISTE Affiliate - International Society for Technology in Education

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 2000) Internet Integration: a Jump Start! WNET Channel 13 New York and MPT National Teacher Training Institute of Math, Science & Technology . UMBC. Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 1999) Web Design with Netscape Composer: A Template for Success In and Out of the Classroom MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association, Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth, Smith, Sallie, (March 1999) Master Teacher and Presenter: Talkin' Trash! It's All About Recycling, & Classroom NET Channel 13 New York and MPT National Teacher Training Institute of Math, Science & Technology.  UMBC.

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (October 1998) Satire, Parody and the Fairy Tale: Jon Scieszka's Stinky Cheese Man and Fairly Stupid Tales - Interactive Storytelling with Hyper Studio, MEMO Conference, 1998

Greenbelt, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 1997) Where in the USA is Carmen Sandiego: A Fun Multimedia Research Unit for Grades 4-8 - Part DEUX Featuring the Apple IIgs, GeoSafari, USA Atlas CD-ROM & the Internet! 

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association,

Baltimore, MD


Jones, Gwyneth (March 1996) Where in the USA is Carmen Sandiego: A Fun Multimedia Research Unit for Grades 4-8. Featuring the Apple IIgs, GeoSafari, USA Atlas CD-ROM & the Internet!

MICCA - Maryland Instructional Computer Coordinators Association,

Baltimore, MD



Certification

Advanced Professional Certificate, Maryland State Department of Education: Library Media K-12


Service to the Profession:

ISTE Board of Directors - Representing PK-12 Technology Educators - ISTE – International Society for Technology Education 2010-1014

Member, ISTE – International Society for Technology Education

Member, MSET - Maryland Society for Educational Technology

Member, ALA - American Library Association

Member, AASL – American Association for School Librarians

Member, MASL - Maryland Association for School Librarians

Member, Library Media Steering Committee of Howard County

Member, A+ Partnership HCPSS & Howard County Library

 



First created: 5.21.98

Last updated: 10.22.12