I have taught 7, 9, and 10th grade at private school, and 2nd, 3rd, and 4th in the public schools. My Building Custom Kids workshops have been presented at the University of Texas in San Antionio, Basic School Conference, Texas PTA Conference in Austin, and at many campuses for elementary school.
To engage the student in all aspects of learning by using a variety of techniques that incorporate all the learning styles.
Teacher of the Year 2005. Published author of Building Custom Kids and article on "You Can Teach Self-Control" on New Horizons for Learning.
Received a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. K-6th Texas Teacher certification.
I have traveled and lived in many different countries including Japan, Pakistan, England, Scotland, and Italy. I love sharing my stories with my students of the adventures and experiences that I have been blessed to have.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Science, Social Studies - History, Elections - Voting, Arts & Music, Graphic Arts, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Business, School Counseling, Economics , Character Education, Criminal Justice - Law, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Poetry, Valentine's Day, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Early Intervention, Close Reading, Classroom Community