20 years in ESL/Bilingual/Dual Language Education. Taught English in Taiwan for a year. Then returned to the U.S. to become an ESL tutor. Became a 1st grade bilingual teacher, then taught from K-4th grade as a bilingual/dual language teacher. Also a Dual Language resource teacher K-6. Taught in a Montessori school for two years PreK-3rd.
Student directed teaching style. A mixture of Montessori and traditional that is always lead by student needs. Teacher is a guide to help students find their most effective teaching style to promote self education.
CABE Bilingual Teacher of the Year
BA in Psychology from University of Colorado at Boulder received teaching license from Metro State University in Denver ESL endorsement from University of Colorado at Denver Working on Masters in Linguistic Diversity from University of Colorado at Denver
Married with two children
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Grammar, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Order of Operations, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Other (Music), EFL - ESL - ELD, Other (ELA), ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing, Reading Strategies, Place Value, Phonics