Andrew Cambron is an educator and media creator living in Newark, DE. Currently he teaches Digital Communications at Newark High School.
In his early career, Andrew worked in the film industry in Los Angeles, California cutting his teeth at several large advertising production companies. During his time he worked on a wide array of media including commercials, short films, music videos, and reality television.
In 2015 he relocated to Munich, Germany; where he learned the language and paid his beer tab editing videos.
Upon returning to the United States, he was given the serendipitous opportunity to teach German to high school students. During his time he also ran an after school AV Club for young filmmakers to develop and screen their own films in the community.
As a German teacher he became the Southeastern Indiana Regional Representative of the AATG, and was invited to represent the AATG in the seminar Österreich – ein Land mit vielen Gesichter in Austria 2018. In 2019, he was named as Indiana’s Rising Star German Teacher of the Year.
Andrew received his Masters in Education from Indiana University, and has completed the Creative Commons Certificate course for educators.
In his current role at Newark High School he teaches Digital Communications. This multi-disciplinary career pathway course gives students the skills to create digital media, and experiment with a broad array of tools
His driving passions in education are developing open educational resources to improve access to cost-free teaching materials, and improving educational outcomes for all students.