I am a very dedicated, highly-proficient teacher with over 12 years of experience in working with children in a variety of roles, most recently as an educator at the elementary, middle school, secondary, and college levels. My areas of specialty include but are not limited to Language Arts, Mathematics, and Classroom Management. I am highly skilled in computers, in both a Windows-based and Mac-based environment. I am proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Entourage, and Outlook and teach courses in these applications. I am also proficient in the creation and development of a variety of electronic and printed publications (newsletters, weblogs, podcasts, memos, budget reports, etc. and possess knowledge of and have experience with grant-writing for additional federal, state, and private funding of various school projects.