3 years of experience coaching teachers and delivering professional development, 8 years of experience teaching high school (English and social studies), 2 years of experience teaching middle school (ELA), 1 year of experience teaching adult students (GED), 1 year of experience scoring high stakes state tests.
Creative lessons & reproducible activities for building secondary reading & writing skills. More information on my educational philosophy can be found in my article here: http://alishaadkins.hubpages.com/hub/Zombies-Ate-My-Lesson-Plan-Teaching-Strategies-and-Student-Activities-that-Will-Increase-Student-Engagement
UNO Decennial Honor Award and TAP recipient, participant in Columbia University's Japan Institute, US/Japan Foundation's Urban Teachers of the South study tour of Japan, and the JET Programme.
M.Ed. from the University of New Orleans in Curriculum and Instruction with focus in educational technology
Author. Additional information about me can be found at www.rhapsodyinlime.blogspot.com or http://www.amazon.com/Alisha-Adkins/e/B007N5MOO0/ .
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Government, Education, ELA Test Prep, Geography, For All Subject Areas, Professional Development, Economics , Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving