-- Ten years teaching grades 2-4 -- Three years as instructional coach --Seven years in professional development at the school and district level
I believe a teacher should act as a facilitator of learning. I believe in hands-on instruction that includes technology and high level teaching skills in order to prepare students for their future in the 21st century.
-- Best Should Teach Award 2011
Bachelors Degree in Education in 2000 Masters Degree in Curriculum and Design in 2005
I am a 21st Century Trainer and am happy to come to your school to work with educators on bringing your school into the 21st Century. I am also a curriculum writer for businesses and non profits.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Fractions, Geometry, Science, Earth Sciences, Physics, Physics, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, Physical Science, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Winter, Valentine's Day, Decimals, Tools for Common Core, Summer, Informational Text, Test Preparation