8th Grade Math Teacher 9th Grade Algebra Honors Teacher Masters in Education Secondary Education, 2015, Arizona State University Teach For America Corps Member, 2013-2015 Education Related Jobs Before Teaching Full Time: substitute teacher, math/language arts tutor, middle school basketball and softball coach, high school baseball coach
Personal Philosophy: 1) Be Water (like Bruce Lee) 2) Don't take anything personal 3) Expect Everything to Happen 4) Prior Proper Planning Prevents Poor Performance To the students I am extremely hard on them, very strict, hold to high expectations, extremely consistent but at the same time they know I care, I am the very fair, I show the utmost respect and come planned every day with high level and engaging lessons.
-Ranked 2nd in District for Highest Growth % (89% growth), 2016 -Ranked 5th in District for Highest Meets/Exceeds (47%), 2016 -Highest Growth in Meets/Exceeds, 12% (2016) -Highest Growth in Meets/Exceeds, 20% (2013) -100% Engagement and Positive Student Interaction Award, (2015-2016) -Building Positive and Impactful Relationships Award, (2014-2016)
Masters of Education in Secondary Education, Arizona State University, 2015 Masters of Science in Defense and Strategic Studies, Missouri State University, 2013 Bachelors of Arts in Political Science, Arizona State University, 2011 Bachelors of Arts in Global Studies, Arizona State University, 2011 -Graduated in 2011 with Summa Cum Laude (Highest Honors), Barrett Honors College Alumni
-Independent Education Consultant, for "Keepin' It 100" empowering teachers to be successful in a 2016 classroom providing consulting in planning, classroom management, purposeful behavioral/academic routines and lectures -Future candidate for Arizona Legislature or Senate, 2018 -Passionate about Education, Health and Fitness and TEACHERS DESERVE TO MAKE MORE MONEY