Ms. Charissa Lannan, Technology Specialist

Ms. Charissa G. Lannan
Technology Specialist

Charissa Lannan

Instructor:
Animation
Exploring Computer Science

FBLA Adviser


Charissa.Lannan@darlington.k12.sc.us
Room 314
Voicemail: 843-398-2677

EDUCATION 
Bachelor of Science in Education - Winthrop University
Master's in Educational Technology - Lesley University

SCHOOL COMMITTEES
Media
Public Relations
Technology

CERTIFICATIONS & TRAININGS
DCSD Digital Transformation Academy
DCSD Digital Trailblazers
Google Certified Educator - Level I
Apple Teacher
Adventures in Alice Programming - Duke University - 2017
UTeach Computer Science Principles - AP certified - University of Texas - 2017
code.org - Computer Science Principles - Citadel, SC - 2018
Pathfinders - Exploring Computer Science - Indiana University - 2018

AWARDS AND HONORS
DonorsChoose.org grant funded March 2018 "News Flash!"
Mini Grant Winner of the Sumter Education Foundation - 2014 - Cooperative Quilt‚Äč
American National University - Instructor of the Year 2010
FBLA Outstanding Adviser Award - 1998
Who's Who Among America's Teachers - 1994-2004
Time Warner's Cable Star Teacher Award - 1997 & 1999
International Who's Who of Information Technology - 1995-2003

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Computer Science Teacher's Association
National Business Education Association
Southern Business Education Association
SC Business Education Association
Association for Career & Technical Education
SC Association for Career & Technical Education Administrators
Palmetto State Teachers Association
International Society for Technology in Education
Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development

This is my fourth year at Mayo High School for MST and I love it!  I began my teaching career in 1989.  I've taught at the middle school level, high school level, and at the collegiate level.  I have also worked in the public sector as a Financial Analyst with Volvo Logistics.  But my heart is with teaching!
  
"A teacher takes a hand, opens a mind, and touches a heart."