10 years as a high school English teacher across all grade levels, including AP Language and AP Literature.
Student-centered, interactive, discussion based, text-to-world focused, technology-incorporated.
Outstanding Master Teacher Award, Boston College, 2010; EdD Candidate, Loyola University of Chicago, in progress.
Bachelor of Arts in English from Boston College, 2008; Masters of Arts in Teaching - Secondary English from Boston College, 2010.
Currently teaches at a co-ed private school in Chicago, IL. Follow me on twitter: @ClassroomQuips Friend me on Good Reads for book recommendations and recommended reading lists: ClassroomQuips
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Career and Technical Education, British History, Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Character Education, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Poetry, Close Reading