I teach at an International School in Vietnam. Before that, I taught Language Arts in both Arizona and Washington State. [USA] I have also taught Adult Education in Grant writing, reading, test taking, and writing fiction.
Interdisciplinary, with an emphasis on historical context, student interaction and creative process group work Specific structures leading to student independence
Project Excel, Federal Grant, 4 years, $40,000 AVID CORE curriculum teacher stipend Artist in Residences, 2010, 2011 Graduate school, University Grants
AVID curriculum training, San Diego, CA ESL Certificate, Arizona State Pacific Lutheran University, MA in Education Seattle University, Bachelors English and Studio Art Visions in old Masters oil painting technique, Italy
Private Sector work -Grumbacher Art teacher -Copy editing for various authors - Art Curator; Volunteer Coordinator of an art 501 3C, Seattle - Art Director, Community Development Programs, Seattle
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Social Studies - History, EFL - ESL - ELD, African Studies, Comparative Literature, English, History, Literature, Writing, ESL / ELL / EFL, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Phonics, Close Reading