Certifications

PA / Art K-12

Solo Art Exhibits:

Six

Group Art Exhibits:

Thirty-two

Grants, Awards and Honors:
Eight

Accomplishments

Lectured for the NAEA and PAEA on student- centered pedagogy.

Initiated and designed curriculum for interdisciplinary study.

Preformed three studies on student-centered pedagogy

Authored three art textbooks

Designed progressive assessment procedures and documents

Designed visual literacy exercises and documents

Specialization teaching at-risk youth

Organized and produced various art workshops

M Ed 3.96 GPA

Employment

Art Teacher. Presently, Arts Academy Charter Middle School, Allentown

Art Teacher. 7 years. Tinicum Art and Science High School, Ottsville
 

Art Teacher. 2.5 years, Banana Factory Art Center, Bethlehem
 

Art Teacher. 3 years, Deeply Flawed Art Studio, Riegelsville

Skills

• Ceramics
• Drawing
• Printmaking
• Painting
• Photography
• Sculpture
• Fiber art
• Mix media
• Pattern design

• Sewing
• 3D design
• Scenic art

• Photoshop
• Illustrator
• Office 365
• Art History
• Portfolio Development

• Schoology

• PowerSchool

• Edmundo
• Redeker
• Canvas

• Promethean Board

• Mentorship

Education

Master’s in Art Education with Studio Art. Tyler School of Art. Post-Baccalaureate. Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art. BFA. Moore College of Art and Design.
Continuing Education. University of the Arts

Additional Experience

Curriculum Design, River Alive Exhibition, Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia, Pa.
Web Designer. I-Frontier. Philadelphia, PA.
Scenic Artist. Various Studios. Philadelphia, PA.

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Barbara Bjerring

Art Educator

bbjerring@gmail.com