Celebrating my thirteenth year of teaching! Currently teaching American Government, one of my absolutely favorite courses of all time, at Digital Harbor High School, Baltimore, MD. Previously courses taught: A.P. Psychology, U.S. History, World History, Intro to Law, Developmental Psychology, Psychology, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Life Skills.
Fun, but serious. Balancing active pedagogical strategies to keep students engaged and learning with college-readiness approaches like lecture and students teaching each other through projects.
2016 Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalist, Baltimore City Schools, Baltimore, MD 2006 Teacher of the Year, Summit HS, Phoenix, AZ
B.A. Psychology, African American Studies Millersville University, PA College Student Personnel Administration coursework James Madison University, VA M.A.Ed. Secondary Teacher Education University of Phoenix, AZ Ed.S. Administrative Leadership for Teaching and Learning Walden University, MD
Loving wife and doting mother of twin daughters! Trying to be an example for my daughters and leave a meaningful impression on my students.
Specialty, Social Studies - History, Civics, Government, U.S. History, Other (Specialty), Gifted and Talented, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Psychology, Character Education, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, For All Subjects