I am in my 21st year of teaching and have taught in grades 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. I have also served as an elementary writing coach and I am currently an instructional coach. In addition to teaching, I am a writing consultant for several universities in my home state of Alabama.
Progressive, literature-based (non-textbook), with lots of technology integration!
Recipient of several grants and a two-time Teacher of the Year awardee.
B.S. in Elementary Education from University of New Mexico; M.Ed. in Educational Administration and Leadership from University of South Alabama; and pending Ed.D. in Educational Technology from Northcentral University.
I am a proud mother of two fantastic teens and a mischievous kitty.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Graphing, Numbers, Order of Operations, Science, Biology, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Vocal Music, Computer Science - Technology, EFL - ESL - ELD, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, For All Subject Areas, Literature, International Baccalaureate, Classroom Management, Character Education, Study Skills, General Science, Library Skills, Writing, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Mental Math, Decimals, Place Value, For Administrators, Classroom Community