CV 📄

Jacoby Young | jacoby@jacobyyoung.com

🏫 Education

May 2016

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa - Honolulu, HI
Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Second Language Studies

This education focused on theoretical understandings of second language acquisition, applied linguistics, and current trends in second language teaching.

May 2014

Kapiolani Community College - Honolulu, HI
Associates of Arts Degree - Liberal Arts
Second Language Teaching Certificate

This education focused on practical applications of second language acquisition theory and best practices for teaching language learners.

May 2005

Madison Media Institute - Madison, WI
Associates of Arts Degree in Audio Engineering and Recording Technology

This education focused on digital audio recording and editing as well as music composition and fundamentals of music theory.


🚸 Teaching Experience

Aug 2015 - present

4th - 6th grade STEAM Teacher & Print and Repair Center Coordinator, Kamehameha Elementary School - Kapālama - Honolulu, HI

Summer 2016, 2017, 2018

Summer School Teacher, Kamehameha Elementary/Middle School - Kapālama - Honolulu, HI

Curriculum covered:

January 2015 - present

Professional Development Trainer, Hawai‘i State Teacher’s Association - Honolulu, HI

January 2014 - July 2015

Part-time Teacher, Dole Middle School - Honolulu, HI

October 2014 - December 2014

After School Program Facilitator, Hawai‘i Children’s Foundation - Honolulu, HI

January 2014 - May 2014

Tutoring Coordinator, Kapiʻolani Community College - Honolulu, HI


💼 Professional Experience

March 2010 - January 2014

Customer Service, National Kidney Foundation of Hawaiʻi - Honolulu, HI

October 2009 - February 2010

Web Editor, Kanu Hawaiʻi - Honolulu, HI

November 2007 - June 2008

Development Instructor, Humana People to People South Africa, Burgersfort, Limpopo, South Africa

June 2008 - May 2009

Trainer, Institute for International Cooperation and Development - Williamstown, MA


➕ Extras

🎫 Professional Development

🏆 Awards

🔑 Memberships

💪 Skills


👍 Interests

game-based learning, project-based learning, communicative language teaching, maker activities, education, graphic design, animation, electronic music, LEGO, board games, robotics, running, cycling, hiking, service learning, sustainability, traditional and indigenous knowledge and wisdom


updated: February 14th, 2019