i have taught for 30 years mostly in the area of English/language arts both in Canada and California.
I have a creative style and like to use a variety of audiovisual resources.I try to have students be interactive in the classroom with discussion, presentations or other means.
National Board certified and recertified in Adolescent English.
Bachelor of Arts-University of Saskatchewan, Canada Master of Education-University of Oregon
Presenter at various conferences. Published Author-Educational Resources
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Applied Math, Geometry, Science, Archaeology, Astronomy, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, Elections - Voting, Government, U.S. History, European History, World History, World Language, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Russian, Arts & Music, Art History, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Arts), Music, Music Composition, Vocal Music, Instrumental Music, Other (Music), Physical Education, Computer Science - Technology, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Career and Technical Education, Health, Other (Specialty), Accounting, Art, Astronomy, Comparative Literature, Comprehensive Sciences, Curriculum & Instruction, Divinity, Education, English, Film, History, Hospitality and Tourism, Philosophy, Theater Arts, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Canadian History, British History, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Life Skills, Religion, Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Business, Psychology, Economics , Character Education, Family Consumer Sciences, Word Problems, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, General Science, Physical Science, Entrepreneurship, Library Skills, Problem Solving, Cooking, Basic Math, Study Skills, Short Stories, Writing, en Français, Asian Studies, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Writing-Essays, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Halloween, The New Year, Dance, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, American Sign Language, Vocational Education, Coaching, Test Preparation, Phonics