7 years in high school choral/general music education (Chorus/Piano/General Music/AP Music Theory) 5 years in middle school choral/general music education (Chorus/Guitar/General Music/Orchestra) Piano accompanist Private Piano instructor Private Voice instructor
Progressive Hands-on (tactile) Visual Kinesthetic Reflective
Honors Scholar - 2006 - Florida State University Gold Key National Honors Society - 2006 - Florida State University Advanced Professional Certificate (APC I) - Maryland State Department of Education - 2013 National Board Certification Scholarship Recipient - 2015 Montgomery County Public Schools Lead Teacher - 2016 National Board Certified Teacher EAYA Music - 2017
Undergraduate - Choral Music Education - Florida State University - 2006 - Magna Cum Laude - Honors - Gold Key Honors Society Graduate - Music Education - Boston University - 2011- Magna Cum Laude
I am a reflective teacher and pride myself on creating unique, relatable, and culturally relevant material for students in grades 6-12. I like trying new things with my students and challenging them to become better musicians, reflective and analytical thinkers, and helpful members of society.