George Lucas Educational Foundation

Amy Holderness

Experience
P.S. 90, Brooklyn, New York September 2012- Present
Full-time music teacher - grades PreK-5. Responsibilities include:
* General music classes - PreK-5
* 2nd/3rd grade glee club
* Spring and winter concerts
* Assemblies
* Student council advisor
Other activities
* 21st Century After-School Program
* Little Kids Rock modern band program

Central Park East 1, New York, NY October 2011 - June 2012
Full-time music teacher - grades Pre-K-5. Responsibilities include:
* Boys chorus Pre-K-3
* Girls chorus Pre-K-3
* Mixed chorus 4/5.
* General music classes - Pre-K-5
* Recorder club
* Testing coordinator
* ELL tutor

Private Guitar Instruction 2008 - Present
Certification - Initial NY State Certification Music Pre-K - 12 Issued September 2011

Education
Master of Arts - Music Education June 2011
Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY
* Magna Cum Laude

Bachelor of Music - Guitar Performance January 2009
Hunter College, City University of New York, New York, NY
* Magna Cum Laude

Other Experience
Time Inc. Picture Collection, New York, NY
* Photographer Returns Coordinator 2006-2008
* Traffic Supervisor 2005-2008
* Photo Researcher 2003-2005
* Cataloguer 1990-2003
Other Training
* Orff Level II - Hofstra University July 2013
* Orff Level I - Hofstra University July 2012
* AVID Training (8 Hours) - Hunter College September 2009 & January 2010
* Certificate of Training - Guitar Repair June 2009
* Vermont Instruments School of Lutherie, Post Mills, VT January 2009

Professional Associations
* MEANYC - The National Association for Music Education 2010-
* Classical Guitar Society - New York City 2006-
* NAfME - National Association for Music Educators 2011-
* American Choral Directors Association 2013-

Volunteer Work
* Rotation - volunteer musical singing group 2010-
* Park Slope United Methodist Church - Weekly Sunday Dinner 2009-
* City Harvest, New York City - Food Rescue 2008-
* New York Cares, New York City - NY Cares Day 2007-

Areas of Interest: 
Music