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Joanna Robinson | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Aug 28, 2015

Joanna Robinson

Children's Writer and Illustrator
   United States
  |   North Royalton, OH

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $38

I am a children's writer, editor, illustrator, and educational professional with experience in educational publishing, specifically for young children. I have a Ph.D in Urban Education, with a specialized background in child development and learning. Over my career, I have partnered with publishers like Learning Horizons, Sesame Workshop, Intuary, Nick Jr., LeapFrog, Red Apple Reading, IMSAFE, and Encyclopaedia Britannica. I have written and published original, creative, educational content for various products, including online math,...

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Aug 18, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Working
Jun 10, 2015|Children's Writing|Private|Completed
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May 17, 2015|Children's Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Cartoon style character art
Cartoon style art
Humorous children's book art
humorous children's book art
Cartoon style art
Cartoon style dog art
Cartoon style art
Cartoon style art
Cartoon style art
Children's workbook art and text
Children's workbook art
Sample workbook pages (Written and Illustrated)
Children's writing, educational content, workbook content, storybook content, creative...
Cartoon people, animals, spot art, storybook art, and more.
Letter workbook pages, including rhyme, letter tracing and letter writing practice,...
Read Alone Phonics Story featuring high-frequency words, phonics skills, and new words
Read Alone Phonics Story featuring high-frequency words, phonics skills, and new words
Read Alone Phonics Story featuring high-frequency words, phonics skills, and new words
Read Alone Phonics Story featuring high-frequency words, phonics skills, and new words

Skills (2)

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English
U.S. English Basic Skills Test
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Service Description

Joanna Robinson is most interested in children's educational writing, editing, and illustrating, with additional interests in psychology, child development, relationships, emotions, curriculum, and educational policy.

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Employment

Self-Employed
Freelance Writer, Editor, Designer, Illustrator
2009 - Present
Specializing in web copy, business-related editorial, promotional items, informational copy, greeting card prose, consultation on dissertations, resume editing, and additional projects per customer...
American Greetings
Senior Writer
2010 - 2011
Writing conventional greeting card copy for a variety of sending situations and recipients.
Learning Horizons
Editorial Manager
2005 - 2009
Gained valuable experience with writing and editing curricular materials for a leading educational publisher; partnered on projects with Sesame Workshop, Nick Jr., LeapFrog, Encyclopaedia...
Cleveland State University
Instructor
2000 - 2007
Taught Bachelor's and Master's level education courses for future teachers, including Social and Psychological Foundations, Social Issues in Education, and Career Counseling and Development.
Bellefaire Jewish Children's Bureau
Psychology Assistant - School-based Mental Health Counselor
2001 - 2005
Provided individual and group counseling for children in grades K-6, within the inner city, public school environment. Consulted with parents, teachers, school administrators, and provided...
WSEM Child Development Centers
Art Therapist, Home Visitor, and Classroom Aide
1995 - 2000
Offered individual and group art therapy, in-home educational services for preschool-aged children and their families, social services, and classroom-based preschool experiences within the Head...

Education

Cleveland State University
Doctorate in Urban Education - Counseling
2000 - 2004
Ursuline College
Masters in Art Therapy
1993 - 1999
John Carroll University
Bachelors in Psychology
1992 - 1994
Creighton University
Credits toward Bachelor's degree
1990 - 1992
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Keywords

Children's stories
children's worksheets
children's curriculum
children's books
educational content
creative stories
greeting card sentiments
humorous content
Academic content
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