Mr. Rayne Price - Vita
07/2007 - Present Teacher - Biology, Ecology, Environmental Science, Advanced Physical Science, Middle School Health
University School, Johnson City, TN.
Committees and Service
Search Committee Chair - Biology and Chemistry Teaching Positions (2007)
Green School Committee (2007-present)
Revisioning Committee (2007-2009)
AP Biology 3 Day Appalachian Trail Hike Chaperone (2007, 2008)
NALS Symposium Host Committee
Booster Club (2006-present)
Technology Committee (2007-2010)
Attendance/Appeals Committee (2007-2009/Chair 2005-2007)
Senior Class Sponsor/Graduation Committee (2008-2010)
Search Committee High School Wellness (2009)
Search Committee High School Biology (2010)
PLC - Teacher/Staff Development (2010-present)
College and University
Faculty Advisor - ETSU Chapter of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity (2005-present)
Counselor - Karen Kemp Lady Buc Basketball Individual Camp (2007)
Interview of Teacher Education Program Candidates CCOE (2010-2011)
Mentor to Education Students CCOE (2009-present)
07/2005 – 06/2007 Attendance Officer, MS Health Teacher, and ISS Coordinator, University School, Johnson City, TN.
Responsible for attendance compliance, attendance panel hearings, correspondence with parents, and discipline. Created semester/yearly attendance summary sheets. Also, chaired the Attendance/Appeals Panel Committee as well as member of Building Leadership Team, SACS/SIPS committee, and Grade managers committee. Addressed needs of diverse students in a lab setting as ISS coordinator. Action research on the impact of Attendance Officer on K-12 laboratory school. Four years of coaching experience in Basketball.
07/2004 – 06/2005 Health Teacher, University School, Johnson City, TN.
Multifaceted position with responsibilities including: high school wellness teacher, In-school suspension coordinator, lunch room supervision, on-call substitute, consultant on discipline issues, and am/pm hall monitoring.
2003 Masters of Arts in Teaching, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN.
Endorsements in K-12 Health, Biology, and Driver's Education
1999 BS in Environmental Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN.
Head Varsity Girls Basketball Coach (2005-present), University High School, Johnson City, TN.
Athletic Director 2008-2011, Univeristy School, Johnson City, TN.
Head Boys Basketball Coach (2003-2005), University Middle School, Johnson City, TN.
Assistant Baseball Coach (2005, 2012-present), University High School, Johnson City, TN.
Assistant Varsity Boys Basketball Coach (2005), University High School, Johnson City, TN.
Presentations and Publications
Winning Hoops (September/October 2007)"Building for the Battle of the Boards! Buccaneer Rebounding"
"Integrating Literature in the Physical Science Classroom" Tennessee Science Teachers Association Professional Development Conference November 10-12, 2011 STEM TREK: Journey to the Next Generation of Science Standards
Nike Basketball Coaches Clinic, Atlanta, GA (2006)
Diverstiy Education - ETSU (2007)
NALS Regional Symposium, ETSU (2007)
East Tennessee Basketball Coaches Clinic, Oak Ridge High School, Oak Ridge, TN (2008, 2009)
IRB Certification (2009-present)
Jason Foundation Suicide Prevention Training (2009)
ETSU Fire Extinguisher Training (2009)
Center of Excellence in Sport Science andCoaching Education Concussion Seminar (2010)
CMS/School Website Training (2011, 2012)
Tennessee Science Teachers Association Conference, Murfreesboro, TN (2011)
Professional Organization Affiliations
Tennessee Academy of Science (2007-2009)
Tennessee Athletic Coaches Association (2010-present)
Tennessee Science Teachers Association (2011-present)
Member of Cherokee UMC Pastor/Parish Relations Committee (2008-2010)
Volunteer Referee Upward Basketball (2010-present)
Member Munsey Memorial Church and Society Committee (2011-present)
ETSU's Child Study Center Pancake Breakfast Volunteer (2009-2010)