I've taught for 1st-4th grades as a classroom teacher, served as an Instructional Coach in K-6 elementary schools, and am currently a Teacher on Special Assignment leading staff development for K-6 teachers in Common Core ELA, Math, and effective teaching strategies. .
Common Core standards used to drive instruction Technology Integration Cooperative Learning Differentiation
Outstanding Beginning Teacher of the Year (2003-2004) SMART Exemplary Educator SMART Certified Trainer
BA in Elementary Education and Music MEd in Creative Arts in Learning
I love teaching and creating fun, engaging, standards based lessons and staff development for students and teachers.