Jill Lovorn Gough
Learner, Teacher, Facilitator

Trinity School
Atlanta, GA
United States

Recent Presentations

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Work History:

Trinity School
Atlanta, GA, United States
August 2012 to Present

Director of Teaching and Learning

The Westminster Schools
Atlanta, GA, United States
Aug 2001 – June 2012

Synergy co-facilitator, PLC co-director, Chief Technology Integration Specialist, Algebra teacher, Calculus teacher

    • Co-facilitate Synergy 8 with Bo Adams.  Synergy 8 is a non-departmentalized, non-graded, transdisciplinary, community-issues-problem-solving course.  (2010 – Present)
    • Co-direct our Professional Learning Communities with Bo Adams.  (2008 – Present)
    • 2011 – Present  Serve as the Chief Technology Integration Specialist.  Work with our community to implement the Learning for Life vision statement as we become a 1:1 MacBook school.
    • Co-facilitate the Faculty Assessment and Annual Review Plan task force with Thad Persons (2011 – Present; member since creation of task force in 2009)
    • Co-author of the Learning for Life vision statement with Thad Persons and Whit McKnight (Spring, 2011)
    • Co-facilitate the 2010-2011 Center for Teaching Learning and the Brain Cohort with Donya Kemp (2010 – 2011)
    • Work directly with students as homeroom advisor (2004 – Present)
    • Teach Algebra I (2004 – 2011)
    • Teach Calculus (2003 – 2010)
    • Teach Algebra II Honors (2003-2004)
    • Chairman of the Best Practices Committee and co-author of the Faculty Best Practices statement (2007 – 2008)

Teachers Teaching with Technology, Texas Instruments
Dallas, TX, United States
1998 – Present

National T3 Instructor

    • Lead writing teams charged with the task of creating curriculum to be used summer institutes
    • Instruct middle school and high school math and science teachers in the use of new technology, curriculum materials, and pedagogy to teach math and science
    • Organize summer institutes for teachers to improve pedagogy and technology instruction sponsored by Texas Instruments host at The Westminster Schools

The Kiski School
Saltsburg, PA, United States
Sep 1996 – Aug 2001

Teacher, Laptop Program Coordinator

    • Teach Honors Geometry, Honors Algebra II, Honors Precalculus, AP Calculus AB
    • Laptop program coordinator
    • National Honor Society coordinator
    • Intramural basketball coach
    • 11th Grade dorm parent

Hewlitt Packard
Corvalis, OR, United States
Aug 1995 – Aug 1996

Aplet Coordinator

    • HP 38G Aplet Program Coordinator
    • Curriculum development for HP 38G
    • Webpage development to market and deliver information, aplets, and lessons for HP 38G

The Mississippi School for Math and Science
Columbus, MS, United States
Aug 1991 – Jun 1995


    • Teach Honors Algebra II, Trigonometry, AP Calculus, Mathematical Concepts in Art, Intensive Algebra
    • Mu Alpha Theta sponsor

Bailey Magnet School
Jackson, MS, United States
Aug 1990 – Jul 1991


    • Teach Algebra I, Advanced Algebra II, Precalculus

The Limited Edition
Brandon, MS, United States
Jul 1987 – Jul 1990

Owner, Manager, Buyer

    • Contribute to my family’s business as owner, manager, buyer, framer, trainer, and designer

Mississippi College
Clinton, MS, United States
Jun 1986 – Jul 1992

Adjunct Professor

    • Teach Calculus, Business Calculus, Math for Elementary Teachers, Geometry for Elementary Teachers, Developmental Math, Statistics

Callaway High School
Jackson, MS, United States
Aug 1984 – Jul 1987


    • Teach Geometry, Algebra II
    • Advisor to the Junior Class

Awards and Honors

    • 2014 National Association of Independent Schools Teacher of the Future
    • 2011 O. Wayne Rollins Faculty Fund for Excellence in Teaching
    • 2011 William A. Parker Sr. Faculty Mentoring Award
    • 2010 Teachers Teaching with Technology T3 Leadership Award
    • 2008 William A. Parker Sr. Faculty Mentoring Award
    • 2006 William A. Parker Sr. Faculty Mentoring Award
    • 2005 Alex P. Gaines Professorship from the Charles Loridans Foundation
    • 2005 Edyth May Sliffe Award for Distinguished Middle School Mathematics Teaching
    • 1998 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
    • 1991 Mississippi High School Math Teacher of the Year

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Mississippi College
Clinton, MS, United States
Jun 1984 – May 1986
Master of Combined Sciences, Mathematics

Mississippi College
Clinton, MS, United States
Aug 1980 – May 1984
Bachelor of Science, Mathematics

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