Art Educator since 1997 Teaching visual Arts with connections to all other subjects—-Kindergarten-5th Grade with diverse populations: ELL, Gifted and ESE. Experience in low SES schools and High achieving school in Florida.
I believe in teaching the whole child, providing enriching experiences that are connected with everyday life. My art classes are taught in an Integrated art curriculum. Some documents may be modified for 6 or 7th Graders.
School teacher of the year, IDA Baker teacher of the year, Eight times Grant receipient, State Fair recognitions and Art facilitator for Elementary and Secondary Art teachers.
Bachelors in Fine Arts at Florida International University Masters in Art Education at Florida International University Certification: Art k-12, Spanish k-12 and Gifted Endorsement
In my spare time I love to tend to my garden, travel, spend time with my family and create new things! :-D
English Language Arts, Reading, Specialty, Math, Geometry, Science, Earth Sciences, Environment, Other (Science), Arts & Music, Art History, Visual Arts, Education, Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Character Education, Library Skills, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Autumn, Halloween, Spring, Earth Day, Informational Text, Close Reading