TCALL Personnel - AnneMarie Molinari

AnneMarie Molinari

AnneMarie Molinari, M.Ed.,
Professional Development Center Specialist
Phone: 979-847-8664 
E-mail: annemarie.molinari@tamu.edu

Qualifications

  • M.Ed., Special Education (California State University, Sacramento, CA)
  • B.A., Communication (University of Arizona, Tucson)
  • California Adult Education Teaching Credential-(Focus on Assessment and Instruction for Low Literacy Skills and Learning Disabilities)

Experience

  • PD Center Specialist, TCALL - since 2016
  • English Language Arts/Special Education Resource Teacher and Case Manager, Dayton ISD
  • Adult Literacy Education Distance Learning Manager, Texas LEARNS - former State Office of Texas Adult Education and Literacy
  • Distance Learning Trainer and Consultant, Outreach Technical Assistance Network
  • Adult Basic Education (ABE) Trainer and Consultant, California Adult Literacy Professional Development Project
  • Adult Secondary Education Instructor, San Juan Unified School District
  • Adult Basic Education (ABE) Instructor, San Juan Unified School District
  • Distance Learning Instructor, San Juan Unified School District

Leadership Positions

  • Adult Topics Committee Member, Learning Disabilities Association of America
  • Distance Learning Committee Chairperson, Texas Distance Learning Advisory Committee
  • Field Partnership Team Member California Department of Education, Sacramento, California
  • Co-Coordinator, Western Association of Schools and Colleges Accreditation, San Juan Unified School District
  • Elected Member, San Juan Unified School District Article 24 Leadership Team

Current Duties/Roles with TRAIN PD at TCALL

  • Serves as team leader for the Adult Education and Literacy Instruction Professional Development Institute; serves on PD content development work groups for other topics as assigned; participates in trainer observations, evaluations, and mentoring as needed
  • Co-leads (with Rose) content development for training in Distance Learning implementation for AEL teachers and administrators; leads planning and hosting of Tech and Tell Webinar series
  • Acts as liaison between TRAIN PD @ TCALL, Texas Workforce Commission Vocational Rehabilitation staff, and the Adult Education and Literacy systems, connecting TRAIN PD to expertise in meeting the special learning needs of adult learners
  • Participates in regular planning and strategy meetings with TRAIN PD team; participates in ongoing PD initiatives to keep abreast of developments and trends in the field
  • Supports other objectives of the PD Center, including providing content for website and Quarterly publication, and research activities as approved by funder
  • Assists PD Director with administration of the Texas AEL PD Portal as needed, including moderation of Communities of Practice