17 years as a first grade teacher. 14years as an elementary counselor.
I use Counseling Games I've Created to teach manners, communication, life skills, and positive interactions
Teacher of the Year Parkway Elementary Virginia Beach, VA 2003
Bachelor of Arts University of North Carolina Greensboro, Child Development and Family Relationships, Teacher Certification K-12 Master of Arts, Old Dominion University, Elementary Counseling Texas Certification- Counselor PK- 12
I have extensive experience working with cooperative learning and providing staff development. I am also the mother of a special needs child and am very knowledgeable in this area. I have an interest and passion for helping girls navigate the drama and culture of relational aggression.
English Language Arts, Reading, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Measurement, Other (Specialty), ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Other (ELA), Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, School Counseling, Character Education, Study Skills, Problem Solving, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Speech Therapy, St. Patrick's Day, Spring, For All Subjects, For Administrators, Test Preparation, Classroom Community