11 years in the classroom; 3 years international private teaching experience; 5 years U.S. public school experience; 4 years ESL experience; ESL university writing tutor; 9 years of teaching test prep; 11 years of privately tutoring homeschool students; Certified to teach English and Language Arts in Georgia (USA)
Reading should be fun if kids who dislike it or "can't" are to overcome fears and struggles. Writing should be relevant and multigenre-d. Teachers should be able to share and help eachother!
Kennesaw State University - B.S. English Education
Practical experience teaching in multiple countries and grade levels k-adults
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History, EFL - ESL - ELD, Accounting, ELA Test Prep, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Business, ESL / ELL / EFL, Writing, Reading Strategies, For All Subjects, Informational Text, School Psychology