32 years teaching in several different positions: 4th-6th grade Basic Skills for math and reading, 2nd grade classroom teacher, 1st grade classroom teacher, 3rd-5th grades Academic Support for literacy and math, K-5th grade Gifted and Talented. Also, administrative work: 8 years as elementary director of 1st-6th grade summer school.
I'm a fan of Columbia Teachers College Reading and Writing Project. I'm firm but fair with discipline with a lot of humor thrown in. And who doesn't like to dance??
Cable TV Golden Apple Award, 1991.
BA in Elementary Education, K-8/ Reading Certification, K-12 - Glassboro State College (now Rowan University) Ed.M in Educational Theory/Supervisor's Cert./Principal'sCert - Rutgers University
Born and bred at the Jersey Shore.