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Curriculum Vitae

Lisa Kimberly Glickman MEd, B.F.A. DipEd
514 688 - 8634


    Practicing, exhibiting artist.

    Solid teaching experience with a career spanning more than 20 years in the elementary and secondary sectors.

    Served as the curriculum coordinator liaison for the Arts for Quebec Association of Independent School schools.

    Coordinated development, implementation and evaluation of educational programs in the Arts for QAIS schools.

    Engaged as an Arts Pedagogical Consultant for the Kativik School Board.

    Mentored all novice Arts teachers and visual art student teachers while employed at Queen of Angel Academy.

    Presents and attends multiple conferences, keeping abreast of research and new developments regarding teaching and learning styles with a particular interest in evaluation of the Arts.

    Proven leadership, committed volunteer for people of all ages both inside and outside the field of education.

    Known for being resourceful, flexible, dedicated, enthusiastic, working well independently and in group settings.

    Fluently bilingual and computer-literate. Competent in both Mac and PC platforms, comfortable with most major software programs, Adobe Photoshop suite, Wordpress, Kompozer and all forms of Social Media.

Employment History

2015 - present        Foundational Art Skills, Beaconsfield QC.

-       Developed, structured and taught adult & teen students

2014 - present  Supply Teaching, all subjects, both levels,; LESTER B. PEARSON SCHOOL BOARD

2014-2015 Enseignante en Arts Plastiques et Arts Multi-Médias (en Français) COLLEGE SAINTE ANNE DE LACHINE, Lachine QC (Maternity leave replacement.)
-Organized & obtained a grant whereby all students in Secondary Four Visual Arts worked with renowned Quebec painter Claire Desjardins. Students collaborated in groups of four to make painted murals inspired by various Abstract Artists. Final installation will cover 14 x 60 feet.
-Coordinated portrait workshops for each Secondary Four class with professional TV photographer Robert Ferron.

2012          Visual Arts Pedagogical Consultant, COMMISSION SCOLAIRE KATIVIK, Kuujjuaq QC. (Special one-time Government grant.)
-Customized workshops for teachers (generalists, resource teachers as well as arts teachers), presented the Quebec Education Programme document as it pertained to the Visual Arts, created documents specific to their needs, followed up via email, advised teachers on techniques, materials, methodology and assessment. Authored and compiled an art teaching guide.

2000-2014 Fine Arts and New Media Teacher, Department Head, QUEEN OF ANGELS ACADEMY, Dorval QC. (School closed permanently in June 2014.)
-Mentored all new teachers in the Arts Department with pedagogy, rubrics, and assessment.
-Coordinated the use of digital materials for all teachers (video cameras, digital voice recorders, etc).
-Supervised an Art Committee (murals, drama sets, etc.)
-Provided Cross-curricular support for other departments.
-Participated in pilot programs through LEARN Quebec.
-Led student participation in multiple contests.
-Created visual displays throughout the school including an Annual Vernissage.
-Initiator, Coordinator & Supervisor: Cultural trip to New York, Grad Trip to Quebec City, Mont St Anne Ski Trip.
-Created Community Arts Outreach: Senior collaborative project, Earth Art Day, cards for Veterans, Fundraisers.
-Guided students in creating a monthly School Newspaper.
-Moderated student created Yearbook.
-Organizer & Coordinator of Secondary One Arts Retreat, balancing budget, ordering materials,
-Designed logo for Arts Departments.
-Supervised students created backdoors and props for school plays.
-Brought in multiple guest artists to enhance the educational program.
-In charge of inventory and ordering for the Art Department.

2006-2010       Reform Representative for Visual Arts, ISAT (Independent Schools Assoc. Table) for the QAIS (Quebec Association of Independent Schools).
-Led art educators to help them in implementing and understanding the reform.
-Set up and chaired meetings.
-Advised teachers on how to adapt their teaching methods to the requirements of the reform.
-Prepared handouts & created templates and rubrics.
-Attended MELS sessions for both Visual Arts and General Art Education Meetings, gave feedback to government representatives, disseminated information gathered

1999-2000       English, ITT and Theatre Arts Teacher, RIVERDALE HIGH SCHOOL, Pierrefonds QC.
(One year contract.)
-Administered a pilot program in my ELA classes: Literary Portfolios.
-Submitted winning student stories to Childrens television series writing contest.
1998-2003             Fine Arts Teacher, STEWART HALL,  Pointe Claire QC.     
-Taught children, teenagers, and adults in various programs and classes.
-Animated open houses.
-Participated in Millennial exhibition with personal and student work

1997-1999       Fine Arts Teacher, THE SACRED HEART SCHOOL OF MONTREAL, Montreal QC. (Contract)
-Instituted a cyber-art club.
-In charge of inventory and ordering for the Art Department.
-Moderated student created Yearbook.
-Supervised the creation of seasonal decor for the chapel.
-Initiated an Annual Vernissage and created visual displays throughout the school.

1995-1997       Fine Arts Teacher and Art Department Head, BIALIK HIGH SCHOOL, Cote St Luc QC. (Contract)
-Taught Fine Art for all secondary levels in a bilingual program, initiating a ceramics program.
-Supervised student created backdrops and props for school plays.
-Designed web page for the Art Department.
-Instrumental in the integration of the art and computer programs.

1994    Fine Art Teacher, GARDENVIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, Saint-Laurent, QC-
-Structured and taught the after-school art program.
1994-1998      Bilingual Fine Arts Camp Teacher, CENTRE DES ARTS VISUELS, Montréal QC.


2012           Hot Glass, Leo Tecofsky & Beth Lipman (full scholarship), PENLAND SCHOOL OF CRAFTS, North Carolina USA

2011          Intermediate flameworking; Karina Guevins, ESPACE VERRE, Montreal QC

1998          Masters of Education in the Arts, MCGILL UNIVERSITY, Montreal QC

1995          Diploma of Education in the Arts, MCGILL UNIVERSITY, Montreal QC

1981          Bachelor of Fine Arts, RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN, Rhode Island USA


2011         Presenter, Topic: Evaluation in subjective disciplines, LCEEQ Conference: (Leadership Committee for English Education in Quebec). Laval QC

2010         Chairing and Presenting at Arts Education Best Practices Meetings, QUEBEC ASSOCIATION OF INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS, Montreal QC

2009-2011Created document templates, exemplars and PowerPoints for use by teachers implementing the reform, LEARN Quebec (Leading Education and Resource Network). Montreal QC

2008         Symposium Co-Presenter, Topic: Understanding by Design Curriculum Design. IDC - (Implementation and Design Committee), Laval QC

2005         Co-Presenter, Topic: Ecosystem Integrated Project, QAIS Conference, Montreal QC

2002         Presenter, Topic: Cross-Curricular integration, QAIS Conference, Montreal QC


2015         Expressions in Paint, weekend workshop with artist Claire Desjardins at the Helen Day Art Center, Vermont USA

2014         Flipped Classroom; College Sainte Anne, Lachine QC
                 LEARN Conference, Laval QC.

2009-2014       LCEEQ Conference: (Leadership Committee for English Education in Quebec), Laval QC

2012         Full scholarship to attend hot glass class, PENLAND SCHOOL OF CRAFTS, Icon/Our Con: taught by Leo Tecofsky and Beth Lippman, North Carolina USA

2011         Flame working, Intermediate Level, ESPACE VERRE, Karina Guevins, Montreal QC

2010         Pilot Project with LEARN Quebec; TOON-BOOM Animation, Montreal QC

2009-2010       CSEA (Canadian Society for Education Through Art): Conference attendee, Toronto, ON; Montreal QC

2005-2009       MELS (Ministère de l'Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport) sessions on Arts Education, attendee; Quebec City and Montreal, QC

2006-2007 Implementation and Design Committee Symposium, Attendee at Conference, Laval QC

2006         McCord Museum Workshop for teachers, Montreal QC

2000         Springboards ELA conference, Montreal QC
                 Portfolio Enrichment, pilot group with ELA consultant at Lester B Pearson School Board, Dorval QC

1995-2015 QPAT Conference (Quebec Provincial Association of Teachers). Annually, attendee at conference.


Cyanotype, coloured pencil, paint

Cyanotype, coloured pencil, paint

Zoe; acrylic on stretched canvas, 16 H" x 20W"

"Jonah 18" acrylic on stretched canvas

Photography: Nature - Birds

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