German Instruction: -German Teaching Associate, The Ohio State University (2004-2006) -Jones Middle School, Upper Arlington, Ohio (2007-2008) -Delhi Middle School, Cincinnati, OH (2008-2009) -Teays Valley High School, Ashville, OH (2009-2019) -Dublin Jerome High School, Dublin, OH (2019-present) TESOL -Fulbright Teaching Assistant, Vienna, Austria (2006-2007) -Männsworth Volksschule, Vienna, Austria (2007)
Communicative approach enhanced with some TPR and OWL flair using culturally authentic resources and creatively produced products to share my love of German language and culture.
Master Teacher, State of Ohio (2014, 2019) Numerous student-won awards from AATG, Goethe Institut, Step Into German, German Information Center, etc
Education: BA in German & BS in Foreign Language Education from Miami University (2004) MA in Germanic Languages and Literatures from the Ohio State University (2006) PhD in Foreign, 2nd, and Multilingual Language Education from the Ohio State University (in progress)
In my freetime I enjoy traveling, gardening, baking, organizing, and spending time with my family and friends.
English Language Arts, Specialty, Science, Physics, Social Studies - History, European History, World Language, German, Arts & Music, Art History, Vocal Music, Career and Technical Education, Library Skills, Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Easter, Engineering