***Tutoring GEE/LEAP/iLEAP - (9th - 12th grade) ***Co-created and implemented effective ACT Review/Tutoring Program for Lafourche Parish and surrounding parishes students – 2003 – present. 2010 – present ACT Prep consultant and private tutoring 2008 – 2010 Grand Isle School Grand Isle, LA English Teacher English I, II, III, and IV Department Head Title I Site Coordinator – 2009 – 2010 school year Class of 2012 sponsor 2007 – 2010 L’Ecole Cabanocey Larose, LA English Teacher/Tutor • Implement the Charlotte Mason method of teaching English through writing • Instruct English to 6th through 12th graders • Tutor multi subjects to 1st through 12th grade students 2002 – 2008 Central Lafourche High Raceland, LA English Teacher English I, II, III, and IV GEE remediation GEE Prep Class Co-creator of ACT Strategies Workshop to assist students in raising individual scores on ACT Co-writer of working Lafourche Parish Curriculum document Member of common test question writers Student Council Sponsor 2003-2004 Governor’s Program on Abstinence Sponsor 2003-2006 Completion of INTECH program for the integration of technology in the classroom Member of LPSB Curriculum Team Summer 2008
I am an educator who uses technology in lesson presentation and student product. My classroom is computer-based in order to utilize the web as well as a variety of electronic applications. I am also a strong believer in alternate assessment to reach all learning styles.
• Lafourche Parish Curriculum Team 2008 • Lafourche Parish English Textbook Adoption Team 2007-08 • LAE Quality Teacher Committee 2008-09 • LAE Legislative Conference 2008, 2009, 2010 • Vice President Lafourche Parish Association of Educators 2006 – 2010 • District 6 Seat C elected member of the Board of Directors Louisiana Association of Educators 2007 – 2010 • Program Director for TANF Afterschool Program – 2006-07 • Guest presenter for LINC Arts Across the Curriculum – Nicholls State University • District 6 Seat C appointed member of the Board of Directors Louisiana Association of Educators 2006 • LAE Strong Locals Seminar, Lafayette, LA, December, 2005 • LAE Fleur de Lis Conference, Marksville, LA, 2006 • LAE Summer Leadership Conference – Communications, 2006 - 2010 • NEA Southeastern Regional Conference, Washington, D.C. 2006 • Delegate for the National Education Association Representative Assembly 2005, 2006, 2007 • LAE Resolutions Committee 2005 - 2010 • Delegate for Louisiana Association of Educators Representative Assembly 2005 – 2010 • Secretary Lafourche Parish Association of Educators 2005, 2006 • Active member of LPAE, LAE, and NEA 2004-2010 • Co-presenter Make Your Classroom a Masterpiece LINC Arts Across the Curriculum workshop, Thibodaux, LA, May 2006 • Original poetry published in several anthologies by International Society of Poets • Original poetry published in Louisiana English Journal 1999 • Hall of Fame Co-Lin Community College 1997 • Outstanding Humanities Division Student 1997 • President Student Government Association 1996-97 • First Place Original Poetry 1996 • First Place Literary Essay 1996 • President’s Council 1997 • Refractions Literary Magazine Editor 1996 • Phi Theta Kappa Junior College National Honor Society 1995-97 • Student of the Month February 1997 • President of the Student Government Association 1997 • Vice-President Student Government Association 1995-96
Copiah Lincoln Community College Natchez, MS Associate Degree May 1997 Alcorn State University School of Nursing Natchez, MS Fall 1997 Nicholls State University Thibodaux, LA Bachelor of Arts in English December 1999 Alternative Certification – (English) January 2002 Masters Degree presently pursuing (18 hours) Major: English Minor: Humanities Cumulative GPA: 3.50 Cum Laude Teaching Certificate: Louisiana Type B #440036
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