MICAH S. CASEY, M.S.
Strongly committed to educational excellence and creating vibrant online learning environments.
Superior change agent who diagnoses, envisions, builds, implements, and constantly evaluates curriculum.
Instructional Design eLearning Project Management Interactive Media
Learning Management Systems Social Media Lifelong Learner
eLearning Instructional Designer
Kaplan University/Purdue University Global 2008 – Present
Produced engaging content for undergraduate and graduate students, employing theories and models such as ADDIE, Backwards Design, Bloom’s Taxonomy and Gagne’s Events with Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Respondus, Studymate, Articulate, Storyline, Captivate, Camtasia and MS Office®.
Deploy and track courses through Learning Management Systems (LMS) such as eCollege and Brightspace.
Collaborate with subject matter experts (SME), from all schools within the university, to ensure courses are designed to offer an enriching learning experience and maximum knowledge retention.
Mentor new team members in all responsibilities of Instructional Designers.
Design interactive multimedia to enhance curriculum concepts and objectives.
QA and analyze courses before migration to LMS to ensure the best possible learning experience.
Florida Virtual School 2011 – 2013
Created a lively and innovative online classroom to train over 1000 students per year on business concepts, accounting, marketing, management, economics, and other office systems.
Business and Information Technology Professor/Educational Technology Implementation Specialist
Broward County Schools 2002 – 2007
Conceptualized and designed the initial school website, as a communication tool for parents, students, and teachers.
Established a bright and innovative classroom to train over 500 students per year on business concepts, office systems and information technology. Guided students through interactive multimedia presentations to cover basic computer concepts, then develop skills and solve problems with hands on projects by using all Microsoft® Office applications and the Applied Education Services Business & IT 21 curriculum.
Authored and delivered adult technology training in various programs for all Career and Technical professionals in the Broward County.
Founded and delivered a training program for classroom technology implementation skills for school staff in classroom technology implementation pedagogy. Classes included all Microsoft® Office applications and instructions on how to create, publish, and update individual classroom websites using Dreamweaver.
Andrx/Watson Pharmaceuticals 2001 – 2002
Designed and created the initial corporate wide Intranet web site which served as central repository for all internal corporate information and provided a vehicle to enhance the company’s employee communication.
Established an employee I/T training program to instruct employees in the use of all MS Office® including MS Project®.
Functioned as both the Administrator and Trainer for several 21 CFR Part 11 compliant software programs and creator of several Standard Operating Procedures, which dealt with the installation, back-up, restoration, and general usage for several FDA regulated processes.
Provided in-house technical problem-solving expertise to assist employees with Helpdesk issues.
Web Design and Office Applications Instructor
New Horizons Computer Learning Centers 1999 – 2001
Ensured individual personal and professional development by training a diverse audience on the use of the Internet, including the design and creation of Web sites utilizing polished platform training skills.
Successfully developed, coordinated, and conducted all training in a corporate setting. Formulated training strategies using mini-lectures, group interaction, brainstorming, role-playing, as well as helping the participant to develop a plan for personally implementing the material taught.
Taught approximately 5,000 students with diverse backgrounds ranging from entry level to Corporate Vice Presidents and Project Managers.
Areas of Instruction focused on:
Microsoft Applications (Beginners - Advanced Levels in Windows, MS Office Suite, including Outlook and Project.
Web Design in HTML and Dreamweaver.
Creating and modifying web images with Photoshop.
Healthcare and Radiology Information Systems Trainer
Blue Cross and Medfax Radiology Systems 1995 - 1999
Kaplan University M.S. in Education – Emphasis on Teaching with Technology
University of South Carolina B.A. in Psychology, Double Minor in Business and Education
CERTIFICATIONS & AFFILIATIONS
CIW Web Design Specialist
CIW Certified Instructor
WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies
Golden Key Honor Society
International Society for Technology Education
iNACOL Blended & Online Learning
Microsoft Certified Trainer
Association for Educational Communication and Technology