Wrote curriculum and assessments for online K-12 school, FLVS. Wrote curriculum and assessments for Orange and Seminole Counties as well as the state of Florida. Anticipated Ed.D. to be completed Spring 2014 from UCF. MA in English Literature from UCF. 12 years of experience teaching composition: Valencia Community College and UCF. 10 years of experience teaching English and Reading at the high school level - OCPS and SCPS. 3 years of experience teaching Middle School Language Arts. 2 years of experience teaching Art History. 5 years experience teaching English online with FLVS. 7 years experience teaching AP Literature and AP Language. Syllabus accepted without revision by College Boards. My passing percentage exceeds state and national averages - last year it was 58%. 4 years of experience teaching remedial reading at the high school level.
Student centered - heavy on scaffolding for connections and remediation. Simplicity to teach an array of concepts.
One of a handful of teachers asked to create CIM mini-lesson curriculum for OCPS. Worked with state DOE representatives to create themed text units. Created cutting edge 21st century curriculum for online provider. 12 years of the highest evaluations.
2014 spring - Ed.D. expected from UCF 2014 summer - Administrative Certification expected from UCF 2008 - National Board Certification 2002 - Florida State Teaching Certification 2000 - M.A. English Lit, UCF 1998 - B.A. English Lit, UCF
Mother of two and avid garner. My philosophy of education is true individualization for the benefit of the student's desired future self.
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Grammar, Specialty, Social Studies - History, World History, English, Philosophy, British History, Religion, For All Subject Areas, Literature, School Counseling, Problem Solving, Writing, Writing, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Poetry, For All Subjects, Informational Text