25 years experience in teaching K-6 in 2 elementary schools, 1 primary school, 1 middle school across the Southeast. TAP Master Teacher for 2 years, 7 years experience as a Elementary Level + grade 6 School Instructional Coach for all content areas as well as District Level Elementary + 6th grade Instructional Leadership Team Member for all content areas.
Precise delivery of standards through interaction to empower students to be problem solving global citizens.
Teacher of the Year, National Board Certification
B.A.: Clemson University: Early Childhood Education M.Ed. Clemson University: Elementary Education M.A.: Furman University, Educational Leadership
Teaching is second career. Was originally in medical field. Became a mom and started volunteering in daughters' school. Felt the call to teach. Went back to school to be certified in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. Best decision I ever made for myself.
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Applied Math, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Numbers, Order of Operations, Science, Astronomy, Basic Principles, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Environment, Physics, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Instructional Technology, General Science, Physical Science, Problem Solving, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Poetry, Mental Math, Halloween, Martin Luther King Day, Black History Month, Place Value, Tools for Common Core, Earth Day, Summer, Informational Text, Test Preparation, Engineering