I am a Nationally Board Certified Teacher in English as New Language: Early and Middle Childhood (Ages 3-12) and have been teaching for 25 years in Title 1 Elementary and Middle Schools Grades K-8. I also have endorsements in Bilingual Education, Teaching English as a Second Language, and Computer Applications.
I use cooperative learning and a project-based approach to teaching and learning.
Japan Fulbright Memorial Fund Awardee; Sam's Club Teacher of the Year for Las Vegas; Distinguished Educator East Region Las Vegas
I have a Masters in Multicultural Education, Columbia College 1999 I am working on my Ph.D. in Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability at Walden University.
I am trilingual and enjoy communicating in three languages English, Spanish, and Polish. My favorite activities are presenting at teacher conferences and spending time with my family.