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  Models of Teaching


Production Notes

  Notes: Models of Teaching
Mark Spano has over twenty years experience producing corporate and broadcast television. He has worked extensively in advertising and marketing. He presently produces the series called Carolina Countryside with Bob Garner, featuring agriculture, rural life and heritage in North Carolina. He recently completed a documentary called Homecoming: Food, Fellowship & Faith focusing on four churches in the South. Mark produced a Public Television special called Jeanne Robertson: Not Just for Laughs featuring nationally renowned speaker Jeanne Robertson. Mark is presently in production on a marketing and public relations video for the UNC School of Nursing celebrating their 50th anniversary. For the Models of Teaching Series, he produced the teacher professional development videos: Every Student’s Right, Becoming the Best, and Leading Together.

Mark also completed the third program in an architectural series for Preservation North Carolina, entitled At Work & At Play. This sixty-minute television program focuses on North Carolina historic sites. Mark wrote and produced On the Tracks of Progress and Far Fetched and Dear Bought, the first and second programs in the series, narrated by PBS television interviewer Charlie Rose. He also wrote and produced the “Telly” award-winning documentary The Quality of Light, a film biography of noted North Carolina painter, Claude Howell.

Mark recently served as interim director of technical operations for the University of North Carolina Center for Public Television. He has also worked as freelance field producer for the nationally syndicated PM Magazine program at the CBS affiliate in Washington, DC.