e-Communication Academy

Mrs. Smith - e-Communication Facilitator

Phone: 913-780-7150, ext. 2120

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Kathleen Smith

Entertainment Senior Capstone Syllabus

Intro to Journalism Syllabus

2023 Olathe Public Schools Kansas Teacher of the Year - Secondary

Master of Science, Education; Fort Hays State University

Bachelor of Science, Journalism-News & Information, Minor in Sociology; University of Kansas

Associate of Arts; Johnson County Community College

Entertainment Video Instructor - produced 12 feature films

Photography Studio Owner - specializing in Wedding & Family portraits

Gap Inc. Store Manager multiple locations (Gap, Gapkids, & Baby Gap)

Kathleen Smith has taught for 7 years and has a pure Raven heart. She is the e-Communication Facilitator and is most passionate about giving her students creative opportunities that produce future leaders. Her approach to teaching is hands-on project-based learning through differentiated instruction. She makes sure to see, challenge, and encourage every student in her classroom. She strives to make her students acknolwedge their full potential and the opportunities they can pursue in life. She truly believes that all her students will have a positive and successful future. She believes that the most important part of teaching is building relationships with her students and then allowing their creativity to flourish through her guidance.

Kathleen is most proud of the 12 full feature films that her Entertainment Video e-Communication students have made in the past 5 years. The feature films premiered at AMC Prairie Fire and Boulevard Drive and are available on DVD & Blu-ray.

Mr. Netterville - e-Communication Assistant Facilitator, Department Chair

Phone: 913-780-7150, ext. 2405

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Andy Netterville

Animation 1 & 2 Syllabus

Animation 3 & 4 Syllabus

Animation Capstone Syllabus TBD

ANI122 - College Now Syllabus

Master of Arts, Education, Teaching, & Learning; Avila University

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art with emphasis in Computer Animation; Missouri State University

Teaching Certification: K-12 Art – Avila University

Mrs. Beaudoin-Scott

Phone: 913-780-7150

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Katy Beaudoin-Scott

Intro to Journalism Syllabus

Graphic Design 1 & 2 Syllabus

Guided Study Credit Recovery

Master of Arts, Visual Art Education; University of Kansas

Bachelor of Science, Education - Visual Arts Education; University of Central Missouri

Kansas Teaching License/Certification: K-12 Visual Arts

Alumna of eCommunication; Olathe Northwest High School

 

Mr. Cooper

Phone: 913-780-7150, ext. 1224

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jeff Cooper

Convergence Journalism/SID Syllabus

Intro to Journalism Syllabus

Master of Science, Education; Fort Hays State University

Bachelor of Science, Broadcast Journalism; University of Kansas

 

Mr. Johns

Phone: 913-780-7150

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Joel Johns

Foundations of e-Comm Syllabus

Master of Information Technology, Web Design; Southern New Hampshire University

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design; Kansas State University

Mrs. Zimmerli

Phone: 913-780-7150, est. 1201

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Jennifer Zimmerli

Foundations of e-Comm Syllabus

Graphic Design 3 & 4/Senior Capstone Syllabus

Web Design 1 Syllabus

Master of Science, Education Leadership and Policy Studies; University of Kansas

Bachelor of Arts, Art; Avila University