I have 14 years in the field of education, MA in special education with a focus on behavior disorders and learning disabilities. I am a Board Certified Behavior Analyst and work with children who have challenging behaviors in a large district.
Engagement is key! I work hard to ensure total participation from my students as well as my adult learners. I incorporate videos, song, movement, collaboration, and most of all, JOY into my lessons and professional development.
1999- Friend of Education Award, Clear Creek Amana School District 2014- Shine Award, Iowa City Community School District
BA in psychology from the University of Iowa MA in special education from the University of Iowa BCBA coursework from Florida Tech Took and passed the national board certification exam in 2014.
Married with 3 kids and 2 dogs, we live in Coralville, Iowa.
English Language Arts, Specialty, Special Education, EFL - ESL - ELD, Critical Thinking, Classroom Management, Professional Development, School Counseling, Character Education, Problem Solving, School Psychology