Jason Welker ~ Economics Educator, Learning 2.0 Specialist » Experience



Teaching Experience:

AP and IB Economics: Zurich International School. Commencing August 2008

AP and IB Economics: Shanghai American School. 2006-2008.

  • Year 1 and 2 Higher Level IB Economics teacher and Extended Essay supervisor.
  • Advanced Placement Micro and Macroeconomics
  • AP students average scoores in 2007: 4.4 on Macro, 4.1 on Micro

Asian History. Shanghai American School. 2006-2008.

  • Grade 9 Core History course
  • Included units on China, Japan, Korea, India

K-12 Department Head / Values teacher. Ruamrudee International School. Bangkok, Thailand. 2004-2006.

  • I oversaw the curriculum development process for RIS’s Values department
  • coordinated purchase orders,
  • organized monthly department meetings.

Asian Studies teacher. Ruamrudee International School. Bangkok, Thailand. 2004-2006.

  • Grade 10 Core History course.
  • Included units on Geography, Thailand, China, Japan, Korea.

Student teacher, social studies. Mead High School. Spokane, Washington. 2003-2004.

Extra-curricular Experience

  • Baskeball coach, SAS JV team. 2006-2008
  • Habitat for Humanity Philippines, chaperone. October 2007
  • Global Issues Group club supervisor. 2007-2008
  • Chinese Cultural Trip organzer and leader. Sichuan Province cycling trip. October 2007
  • Interact Rotary Club advisor, RIS. 2004-2006.
  • Basketball coach, RIS JV team. 2004-2006