Teacher with 9 years in the Kindergarten-Third Grade classroom and 2 years as an Academic Coach for K-5. Certified in Pre-K to Third Grade and ELL Endorsed. Promethean Certified.
Engagement, fun, passion, and sparkle: with a sprinkle of routines and procedures for a smooth sailing ship!
2010 Volusia County Math Teacher of the Year--- 2 Time Donors Choose Grant Recipient--- 2 Time Futures Grant Recipient--- 2 Years of Perfect Attendance as a classroom teacher--- 2002 UCF Founders Award Recipient--- 2000 Ford Foundation Scholarship recipient--- Featured in two local newspapers for teaching and community service.
UCF! Go Knights!!!
Mother to three of the most quiet and respectful kids in the world. Webmaster for our local Pop Warner Association for 2011-2012. An active church, community, and service driven volunteer. I always go above and beyond for others! Additional Members of 24/7 Teacher are my husband and oldest son. My husband is an exceptional fiction writer! His use of figurative language is such a tremendous help! He is often my "go-to-guy" for preliminary revisions and edits. Our oldest son is my technical engineer. He recently graduated and is my right hand man when it comes to everything techie! I couldn't do this without them!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Anatomy, Basic Principles, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History, World History, Arts & Music, Other (Specialty), ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, General Science, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Tools for Common Core, Earth Day, Summer, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Early Intervention, End of Year, Close Reading