Auburn City School District, Auburn, NY June 2004-present English teacher, Grades 10-12, AIS, 11 Regents and Enriched English, and Cayuga Community College English. 101 and 102. New York State Department of Education, NY January 1999-June 2010 Test Developer and Passage Selector for English Regents Examination. Cayuga Community College, Auburn, NY March 2007-present Cayuga Advantage Instructor through the high school and SAT Prep Instructor through the college. West Genesee School District, Camillus, NY June 2000-June 2004 English teacher, Grades 11-12, Great Books, and Advanced Placement Literature and Composition. Geneva City School District, Geneva, NY August 1997-June 2000 English teacher, Grades 11-12, Journalism, 11 Regents, and AP Literature and Composition.
Animated, flexible, differentiated, demanding.
NAACP Auburn, NY Chapter Educator Recipient of the Dale Post Award.
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Publications / Presentations / Grants / Professional Development Teaching Excellence and Achievement, Kolkata, India June-July 2011 Grant from IREX to study educational system and teach professional development courses to teachers in Kolkata, India. Using the Moodle and Google Docs for Writing Workshop October 2007 Presentation with Technology Coordinator to 35 English and Social Studies teachers on how to use this software for writing workshops Gleason-Rielly, Deborah. "Kia Corthron." African-American Dramatists: an A-Z guide. Ed. Emmanuel Nelson. Greenwood Publishing Group, 2004, 115-121. Reading Strategies in the Secondary Classroom May 2003 Presentation to 30 high school teachers: how to incorporate reading strategies within the high school English curriculum. Teaching Advanced Placement Literature and Composition July 1998 St. Johnsbury Course sponsored by the College Board for AP Literature and Composition teachers.