Thirty-eight years in education in Texas and Kentucky. Teacher, resource teacher, social studies specialist, assistant principal, principal, metric project director. Wrote math, social studies and language arts curriculum. Over the span have had or presented many professional developments in most areas. Helped develop mission statements and culture for schools.
Cooperative groups, interactive journals, hands on activities, lesson plan design, data walls, goal setting
Teacher of the Year in Texas. Schools were I served as principal had increased test scores. Participated in Kentucky Teacher Intern Program as principal educator and college rep. Participated in Kentucky Principal Intern Program as principal educator. Student teacher supervisor. Taught reading and kinesthetic learning at college level
Attended the University of Kentucky for BA in elementary education. Attended Western Kentucky University for two MAs. One in elementary education and one in school leadership.
Retired but still involved. Always loved my job. Good teaching is forever. I have self-published several children's books.
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar, Specialty, Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World Language, Spanish, Arts & Music, Art History, Computer Science - Technology, Drama, Career and Technical Education, Health, Educational Administration & Policy, Geography, Life Skills, Religion, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Character Education, General Science, Writing, Robotics, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, Black History Month, Easter, For All Subjects, For Administrators, Engineering, Classroom Community