I have taught Elementary, Middle and High School since the 1990s! Subjects I have taught: ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies, Writing, Yearbook, ASB, Renaissance, Intervention, Geography, ELD, Technology, and Instructional Coaching.
I'm very student-centered. Higher-Order Thinker, Constructivist, GATE, ELD, high energy, with a lot of human compassion.
*Staff selected Teacher-of-the-Year at each site I've worked. *District Teacher-of-the-Year. *Inland Empire History Social-Science Distinguished teacher. *Golden Apple Teacher. *BTSA mentor since 2001. *Foundations (formerly California State Leadership Association) graduate. *Riverside County Teacher Leader Certification Academy (inaugural member and graduate).
BA - Journalism, Minor in Art BEd - Education MA - Leadership and Administration Certifications/Credentials: California Clear Credential - Multiple Subjects Mathematics Subject Authorization English Single Subject CLAD GATE ELD Tier I Administrative Authorization
Busy middle school teacher, mom of 4, and all-around do-gooder for humanity.
English Language Arts, Specialty, EFL - ESL - ELD, Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Student Council, Test Preparation