ARGYLE ISD, Argyle, Texas Kindergarten Teacher LEWISVILLE ISD, Lewisville, Texas Special Education Teacher CROWLEY ISD, Crowley, Texas Special Education Teacher / Team Lead First Grade Teacher / Team Lead Third Grade Teacher Ruby Payne: A Framework for Understanding Poverty (Trainer) Baldridge Continuous Improvement (Trainer) BIRDVILLE ISD, North Richland Hills, Texas Special Education Teacher CIRCLE R GROUP / Radio Shack Corporation, Fort Worth, Texas Digital Imaging Manager /Artist
My teaching style is creative, resourceful and goal oriented with a commitment to social and academic growth in the development of every student.
Jackie Carden Elementary Teacher of the Year (2005-2006)
M. Ed., Special Education, Arkansas State University (2014) B.S., Drafting Design, Grambling State University - Grambling, Louisiana (1987) General Education (EC-4) Certification Special Education (EC-12) Certification Highly Qualified under No Child Left Behind (NCLB) English as a Second Language (ESL) Certification Art Certification (EC-12) CAREER DEVELOPMENT Ruby Payne: A Framework for Understanding Poverty (Trainer 2005-2007) Baldridge Continuous Improvement (Trainer 2007-2012) First Grade Reading Academy Gifted and Talented Instruction Boys Town Specialized Classroom Management Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI)
I believe that God gives each of us talents and I feel it is our duty to share those talents with others. I am grateful for teachers that recognize my talents and for their encouragement to use them purposefully. You will find more of my creative works at http://www.zazzle.com/educationmotivation.
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Spelling, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Science, Other (Science), Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Special Education, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, General Science, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, For All Subjects, End of Year, Classroom Community