November 4, 2002 -
The Sudbury Catholic District School Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Dave MacDonald as the new Academic Computer Instructor effective December 2, 2002.|
Mr. MacDonald's major duties and responsibilities will be to develop, design and maintain an online support site for students and staff of the Sudbury Catholic District School Board and to provide current curriculum development information and resources. Mr. MacDonald's other duties will include, designing and delivering workshops to school staff and students and assisting the curriculum team in assessing and improving current technology based teaching and learning practices.
Mr. MacDonald is well qualified for the position of Academic Computer Instructor having been involved in this area for many years in his previous role as a Course Instructor at Nipissing University and as a Department Head of the Computer Science Department at St. Charles College. He also possess an Educational Specialist Certification in Computer Studies in the both the elementary and secondary panels. Mr. MacDonald's extensive background in multi media presentations and as a workshop instructor for educators will serve him well in this position. In assuming his new role as Academic Computer Instructor MacDonald stated that, "I am very happy to be joining our curriculum team and taking on this new and exciting challenge. I have had the privilege of working with many of our talented teachers in our computer workshops and I now look forward to actively working with them in their schools."
Zandra Zubac, Director of Education for the Sudbury Catholic School Board is pleased with Mr. MacDonald's appointment stating that. "I have had the privilege of knowing and working with Dave MacDonald for many years in his previous role as a teacher and vice-principal. His passion for learning and teaching combined with his in-depth knowledge of computers make him a definite asset to this Board."