11 years of experience teaching English Language Arts, Creative Writing, and Literature in grades 7-12. 4+ years experience teaching College Writing for a local college 2+ years experience as an Instructional Technology Coach. 2 years co-teaching a cross-curricular World Literature / Geography course with the other Instructional Technology Coach at our school.
I like to create assignments and learning activities that are collaborative, personalized, and creative. I closely tie my rubrics to objectives and PA Core standards. Ultimately, I try to make learning relevant, engaging, and meaningful.
Graduated Undergraduate and Graduate programs magna and summa cum laude. Nominee for the 2017 PA Teacher of the Year
Earned Bachelor of Arts - English Education / English Language and Literature from La Roche College in 2007 Earned Master of Arts Teaching from California University in 2013
I am a current level 2 Google Certified Educator Together with my co-teacher, we have presented both teaching and professional development strategies at conferences for the last 4 straight years.