Brian Reverman

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE RELEVANT TO INTERNATIONAL SCHOOLS

  • IBO Diploma (11 years) and MYP experience (1 year) in the Visual Arts grades 7 – 12
  • Curriculum design for a 1:1 laptop program
  • IB Diploma Level 1(2004), Level 2 (2009), New Visual Arts Curriculum (2014) training in the Visual Arts, MYP training (2005)
  • Integration of trans-disciplinary 21st Century Skills into arts curriculum -
  • Assistant Examiner, IB Visual Arts
  • Experience with Atlas Rubicon, Veracross and Understanding by Design
  • 16 years overseas

    TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • The International School of Beijing, Beijing, China, 2011 - present - Visual Arts Teacher, grades 9 - 12
  • The American School of Bombay, Mumbai, India 2005 – 2011 - Visual Arts Teacher, grades 7 – 12 (2005 – present)
  • The Casablanca American School, Casablanca, Morocco, 1999 -2005 - Art Teacher, grades 8 - 12 (2004 - 05), Fifth Grade Teacher (2000 - 04), Fourth Grade Teacher (1999 - 00)
  • The Head-Royce School, Oakland, California, 1994-1999 - Sixth Grade Teacher (1994-97), Fifth Grade Teacher (1997- 99)
  • Center for Early Education, Los Angeles, California, 1989-1994 - Fifth Grade Teacher

    LEADERSHIP POSITIONS

  • Teachers Teaching Teachers in-house Professional Development workshop leader (2011- 2013)
  • Head of Department, Performing and Visual Arts (2006 – 09)
  • Instructional Team for Professional Development (2007 – 09) -
  • High School Leadership Team (2010) - Five-10Year Strategic Plan Action Team (2010) -
  • Visual Arts Curriculum Review (2008) - Focus Group Leader, standards review, Art, Music, Theater (2005)

    RECENT PROFESSIONAL PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

  • "ISB Art History Channel," video series, https://vimeo.com/channels/isbarthistorychannel
  • "Using form, theme and context to develop student analytical writing in the DP Visual Arts course," IB Journal of Teaching Practice, Vol 1, Issue 1, 2012
  • "Occasionally you can see the mountains clearly - thoughts on an art education for our times," http://mountains.brianreverman.com
  • “New Foundations, New Projects” Asia Region Art Educators conference, Hong Kong, 2013
  • “Moving Students from Description to Analysis," Asia Region Art Educators conference, Taipei, EARCOS, Shanghai, 2012
  • “Art at the Core, Preparing Students for the 21st Century,” Asia Region Art Educators conference, Singapore, 2010
  • ASB Visual Arts – Preparing Students for the 21st Century website (2005 - 11)

    EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, K-12, State of California, 1990 - California State University, Los Angeles, CA - Multiple Subject Credential Program, 1990
  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, Master of Fine Arts, 1982
  • The University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, Bachelor of Fine Arts, cum laude, 1978