28 years- K-5 Reading Specialist/Literacy Coach, Reading Recovery Teacher, Classroom Teacher, Local and State Reading Conference Presenter
Follow the Child- Begin with the child's strengths and use those to help him/her learn.
Teacher of the Year 2004-05 Reading Teacher of the Year 1998-99, 2002-2003, and 2015-16 READ 180 Pursuit of Excellence Award 2014
BA Elementary Education from UVA at Wise MA Reading from UVA
I played sports in high school and coached my sons' recreational basketball teams. I LOVE being a coach, especially a literacy coach. Always remember the TEAM: Together Everyone Achieves More