An energetic educator with a business marketing past. I have both middle and secondary school experience, along with over five years as a special education teacher and special education coordinator. Specialties: Wilson Reading System (WRS), Just Words Tier 2 Reading Intervention, Secondary Education (7-12), Law/Criminal Justice, Social Studies, Special Education, Special Education Reform, Individualized Education Plans, (IEP), Teaching/Training, Digital Marketing, and Media.
Fostering a warm classroom community filled with mutual respect; teaching both content and character to build well rounded educated students who will become contributing members of our society. I believe every student can learn and can access curriculum, as long as lessons include multiple entry points and are scaffolded appropriately for all learners.
Highly Effective Teacher since 2014, based on the Danielson Framework Special Education Coordinator Special Education Department Head Middle School Quality Initiative Coordinator Literacy Coach and Department Head Wilson Reading Systems Certified 1-6 Wilson Reading System 7-12 Steps Trained Just Words Trained Nominated for Big Apple Awards 2015, 2017
Marquette University 2006 Bentley College 2009 Hunter College 2013
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