Educator/Research Advisor, TVOntario
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Stacie joined TVOKids back in 2002 as the Educator/Research Advisor of the TVOKids' teams.
She attended York University's Urban Diversity Program where she received her Bachelor's of Education and taught in different classrooms in the GTA for 15 years.
found herself in the online learning world for a small shop researching curriculum and writing online lesson plans for grades 6-8 healthy eating and substance use and abuse subject areas, when on maternity leave with her
After falling in love with teaching children through media, there was no turning back!
Stacie then became an Educational Consultant and worked contracts with Crabtree Publishing and KaBoom!
Entertainment before finding her
dream job for award-winning tvokids.com
As an educator, Stacie finds herself vetting scripts and online content for curriculum links and age-appropriateness for both preschool and school aged in-house produced resources, and ensures that all projects begin and end with a learning objective.
All TVOKids content is classroom tested by Stacie
, checking to make sure that the integrity of the learning objective remains intact during production and the intended outcomes have been met.
Usabiltity testing is also a focus for Stacie
ensuring all tvokids.com games and activities are age appropriate and user friendly.