*Classroom Teacher Grades K-2: 37 years *Personal Tutor Grades K-8: 5 years *Published Author and Illustrator of DoodleLoops Book Series *Author and Illustrator for numerous publishing companies (Scott Foresman & Co., Continental Press, McDougal Littell & Co., Proof Positive, and Kohl's Teacher Center) *Developed a Literature Based Reading Program, Grades K-3 *Prepared and Conducted workshops, lectures, and seminars
I believe in a creative, interactive, and hands on approach to learning with a focus on differentiated instruction. An exciting learning environment and student engagement are key factors in the ultimate educational experience.
Two time nominee of The Golden Apple Award
*1970-Master of Education in Educational Psychology, University of Illinois *1969- Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education/Split major in Spanish Certification K-9, University of Illinois
Educator, published author, illustrator, workshop facilitator, and consultant with forty-three years of experience.