Kim Kaufmann

  • Joined September 2015

I am an educational multimedia curriculum and content developer looking for new opportunities in Ed Tech, particularly in K12 or Higher Ed.

  • New York City, NY, United States
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Kim Kaufmann
New York City, NY, United States

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours only

Commitment

  • Can work 20hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year

Services

Categories

Public Relations Content Copywriting Admin Email

Experience

Summary

Originally a classroom teacher, I began writing curriculum more than 15 years ago. My favorite work has been multimedia content creation for online curriculum and courses, including working collaboratively on video and graphic development.

Work history

Knowledge Delivery Systems
Director of Course Development
I collaborated with external educational content partners and lead the content development for video production, interactive media, and graphics to build a variety of course components.
Self
Independent Educational Writer
For more than 15 years, I developed a wide variety of language arts/literature educational materials (both print and online) for grades 1 through college.
K12
Writer
Wrote interactive, online literature curriculum for students and teachers, grade 5 through 12; wrote grade 6 social studies lessons on World Culture and Geography.

Portfolio

Online Course: Facilitating Learning for Speakers of Non-Standardized English

This professional development course for K-12 teachers was designed to provide them with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to address the needs of students whose home language is not standardized English.

Online Course: Building Academic Language

This professional development course for K-12 teachers is designed to equip K-6 teachers with the knowledge, skills, and strategies required to help their students grasp language principles and develop the academic language skills they need to reach their highest levels of academic achievement.

Education

Accreditations

Covenant College
English, BA
Teachers College Columbia University
English Education, MA

Skills

Skills

writing content development editorial video content interviewing ELA curriculum Common Core assessment collaboration paper edits

Tools

Word Excel Powerpoint

Interests

Industries I love

Education

What I read

New York Times; The Atlantic; Kinfolk; fiction by: David Mitchell, Marilynne Robinson; nonfiction by Lawrence Wright, Alexandra Fuller, Ta-Nehisi Coates

Ideal team

I prefer small to medium sized teams with plenty of room for collaboration and critique, but with enough autonomy to be independently creative during concentrated periods of time.