Curriculum Vitae

Tariya Mukai
tariya@hawaii.edu

EDUCATION
Master of Library and Information Science [August 2014-Current; Expected graduation in December 2016]
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI
Focus: School Library Media Specialist

Bachelor’s of Secondary Education [August 2003-May 2007]
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI
Focus: English-Language Arts

LIBRARY EXPERIENCE
Volunteer
Mānoa Elementary School, Honolulu, HI
• Assisted school librarian with circulating and shelving books

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
High school English teacher
Hawaiʻi Baptist Academy, Honolulu, HI
July 2008-September 2012
• Coordinated ninth and tenth grade English curriculum
• Wrote and implemented lesson plans
• Assessed student work and provided feedback to improve student learning and skills
• Collaborated with teachers in different disciplines and school librarian to design curriculum
• Served as class advisor and helped to plan grade-level activities

Student teacher
Stevenson Middle School, Honolulu, HI
January-May 2007
• Worked with mentor teacher to design units based on state standards
• Wrote and implemented lesson plans
• Assessed student work and provided feedback to improve student learning and skills

PRESENTATIONS
Library and Information Science Student Poster Session (December 2015)
Hawaiʻi Library Association/Hawaiʻi Assocation of School Libraries Fall Conference
Early literacy poster

CONFERENCES ATTENDED
Hawaiʻi Library Association/Hawaiʻi Association of School Libraries Fall Conference 2015

SCHOLARSHIPS
Library and Information Science Achievement Scholarship (Fall 2016; 2015-2016 School Year)
Mānoa Opportunity Grant (Spring 2016)
Hawaiʻi Association of School Libraries Scholarship (2014-2015 School Year)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Hawaiʻi Association of School Libraries (2014-present)