Taught second grade for 9 years, kindergarten 5 years and first grade 5 years. Served as elementary principal for 3 years.
Used small group instruction, centered activities, and literature to teach common core principles. I integrated art, science, social studies, and math with literature selections.
Teacher of the Year 1991 Award from school board for first book published - 1994
Bachelor of Science/Education - Texas A&M University (Pre-K - 8) Master of Education/Principal - Texas A&M University (Pre-K - 12)
Published three thematic units: Dinosaurs, Earthquakes and Volcanoes, Months and Seasons (Teacher Created Materials) Published Sci-fi/Mystery Novel: Cryogenic Journey: Awaken to Murder (Publish America)
English Language Arts, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Science, Arts & Music, Other (Arts), Music, Other (Music), Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Character Education, General Science, Basic Reading, Basic Math