I have taught for 37 years in both private and public education. Most of my teaching experience - 31 years was with 3rd graders.
I was the chairperson for our school's 2001 Blue Ribbon's Schools recognition. I was a 2002 Diocesan "Teacher of the Year" for the Diocese of Youngstown in Ohio.
BA in Elem Education from Walsh University in Canton,Ohio and a Masters in Education in Curriculum and Development from Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio
I have been married for 44 years, We have three adult children and one adorable granddaughter!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Social Studies - History, Civics, Elections - Voting, Government, U.S. History, World History, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Other (Specialty), ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Geography, Other (ELA), Religion, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Economics , Character Education, Word Problems, Instructional Technology, General Science, Physical Science, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Handwriting, End of Year, Phonics, Hispanic Heritage Month