14 years 1yr 4th grade bilingual 1yr 1st grade self-contained 1yr 3rd grade self-contained 11yrs 5th grade ELA/Humanities
Best practices :) Differentiated instruction, with a mix of direct instruction, inquiry-based, and personalized learning. Even during direct instruction, much of my teaching was student-led and I was constantly engaging them in discussion and inquiry.
Teacher of the Year 2008 VALOR teacher
BA Journalism 1999 Alternative certification through ECAP
This boymom is taking a short break from teaching while staying at home with three rowdy boys ages six and under. Teaching is my passion and my calling, reading and writing are my favorite and strongest subjects, and creating teaching resources is one of my favorite ways to spend my time.
English Language Arts, Reading, Spelling, Specialty, Science, Basic Principles, Arts & Music, Music, Vocal Music, Other (Music), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Poetry, Valentine's Day, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Close Reading