Teaching the finer points of the English language to mostly high school freshmen since 2003
This, that, and the other to get students to inspect text more closely, to think more deeply, and to express that thinking more clearly and thoroughly. Easier said than done.
Teacher of the Year Newark Valley High School 2009
Johnson City High School State University of New York at Oswego - Journalism SUNY Cortland - The Art of Teaching English
Teacher and coach. They are identical jobs, just using different materials.
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Reading, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History, World History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Drama, Other (Specialty), ELA Test Prep, Life Skills, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Short Stories, Writing, Writing-Essays, Poetry, Informational Text, Close Reading