I have been teaching for 25 years. I have taught 2nd, 3rd, and 5th grades. I have been a reading specialist for ten years at the K-5 level. I have three years of experience as a literacy/math coach for K-2 teachers.
Work hard, have fun, track progress, enjoy success!
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Reading Rennaisance Model and Master Classroom Educator, NAU Centennial Letter of Commendation, Magna Cum Laude, Yavapai County Teacher of the year nominee (1993, 2002, 2006, 2013) The rewards that I find the most important are not the ones listed above, but those of my students...that's what really matters most!!
I have a bachelors and a masters degree in Elementary Education. I hold the following certifications: English Language Learners, Early Childhood, and Reading Specialist.
Happily married with two children!