5 years teaching overseas for Guam Public Schools in the elementary level. Substitute at all grade levels. Also ran own home daycare business for 2 years. Taugh 6th grade for one semester. Also taught at a private day school for students with ED/BD. Currently working as an online-tutor in reading and math and as a substitute teacher. I currently am licensed to teach special education: LD, ED and MR K-12 and Elementary Education K-6th.
Hands-on interactive. I like to create thematic approaches to teaching.
Voted "Most Creative Teacher" at last school of employment.
I went to college at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. There I received my bachelor's in elementary education. In 2001, I signed up for distance learning through Liberty University, and received my Masters in Special Education.
I have three children, ages 4-12. My oldest child has PDD-NOS, a high functioning form of autism. I am a Navy wife. I grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, but currently live in Virginia.