John David Lancett

3854 S. Grove St.
Englewood, CO 80110
lancets@gmail.com; SKYPE:mjlancett
US Citizen; Two Dependents


Profile
Articulate, passionate, knowledgeable, problem solver, with an innate ability to be a catalyst for
change, and a developer of programs in multiple disciplines. Whose varied and unique
experiences have been keenly nurtured to inspire learning and collaboration throughout the
school community. Definitely, a flexible communicator that thrives in a multicultural
environment and has demonstrated the ability to organize stakeholders from various
disciplines, backgrounds and ability levels. Creative, 21st century educator, driven to advance
learning and curriculum development throughout the various levels of any institution. All of this
done with the ideas of implicit design and innovation at the core of every decision that needs to
be made.

Technology Director/Coach
• Facilitated technology development throughout the Institution and across the
community from Administration to parents.
• Prepared teachers for systems and process that involved technology.
• Developed templates and administrative/curriculum documents.
• Created and Implemented technology plan for school community an stakeholders.
• Collaborated with coordinators and administration to develop strategic plans for the
future of schools.
• Part of core team that opened a reform based high school that implemented academies
and alternative language development.
• Oversaw the reconstruction and updating of institutional network and technological
infrastructure.
• Developed Budgets and conducted needs analysis process to prioritize spending.
• Developed online portfolio program throughout school community and across grade
levels
• Responsible for the expansion and development of Bring Your Own Device program.
• Served as department head in the content areas of social studies and design
technology.
• Creation of Professional Development Goals and Plans for staff in terms of technology.
• Involved in and or part of various construction and destruction events during class and
MakerSpace time.







Student Development and Community Life
Devised and developed after school sports programs including strength training and
condition clubs.
Created awareness for the earth through week without walls programs.
Developed House Day activities that promoted service learning, creativity, academics
and community pride.
Worked as a liaison between between providers and service learning projects.
Developed excursions to important historical and cultural hallmarks and helped to
promote various activities that engage students in the community.
Organized and hosted 5k walk/run to raise awareness of social issues and to develop
student civic awareness and empathy towards others.

Recent Professional Development and Career Training (2005 onwards)
• IB Humanities Training
• Harvard’s Project Zero Visible
Thinking
• IBDP History Training
• Google Apps for Education
• IB Design Training
• Inquiry Process and Statement
• AP World History Certified
Delivery
• K-State Online Course Development
• Kansas State MS Curriculum and
• Six-Trait Writing Workshop
Development
• Visible Learning Workshop

Professional Teaching Experience
• Director of Educational Technology/Design Department Lead; Xiamen International
School 2014- Present
• IT Coordinator; Bali International School, Bali Indonesia 2011-2014
• MYP Humanities/DP History Teacher Bali International School, Bali Indonesia 20112014
• Classroom AP World History, Humanities Teacher; Castle View High School, Castle
Rock, Colorado 2006-2011
• Middle School History Teacher, Sagewood Middle school; Parker, Colorado 20052006
• Grade 9-12 Social Science Teacher, Plateau Valley High School; Collbran, Colorado
2003-2005

Coaching Experience
• Head Boys Basketball Coach; Xiamen International School
• Head Boys Basketball Coach; Bali International School
• Assistant Varsity Basketball/Head Track and Field Coach; Castle View High School
• Assistant Basketball/Assistant track and Field Coach