I was a substitute teacher for 7 years. I taught collaborative Ecology for 1 year and I have been teaching moderate support functional academics for 7 years.
I enjoy using hands-on and visual teaching techniques! I love incorporating cooking into my classes to help teach various subjects!!
2011-2012 Lee-Davis High School New Teacher of the Year; January 2014 Special Educator of the Month; 2013-2014 Lee-Davis High School Teacher of the Year Nominee; 2015 Down Syndrome Association of Virginia Outstanding Educator of the Year; November 2015 Employee of the Month Nominee; January 2016 Employee of the Month Nominee; February 2016 Employee of the Month Nominee; 2015-2016 Lee-Davis High School Teacher of the Year Nominee; September 2016 Employee of the Month Nominee; December 2017 Crystal Apple Award Winner; 2017-2018 Lee-Davis High School Teacher of the Year; 2019 Hanover County Public Schools Teacher of the Year
2003-2005 Richard Bland College- Associates in Science 2005-2009 Bridgewater College- Bachelors in Allied Health Science and Athletic Training 2010-2012 Liberty University- Masters of Arts in Teaching Special Education K-12 General Curriculum 2013-2014 Old Dominion University- Certificate in Special Education K-12 Adaptive Curriculum.
I have been a Certified Athletic Trainer for 10 years. I am a mom to a spunky 4 year old and am due with #2 in early March 2019!
English Language Arts, Reading, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Special Education, Career and Technical Education, Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, School Counseling, Character Education, Cooking, Basic Math, Writing, Vocational Education