I am a National Board Certified Teacher (AYA-WLOE, Spanish) and have been teaching since 1993. I have taught elementary, middle, high school and college: bilingual education, gifted bilingual, ESL, Spanish for Spanish-speakers and Spanish as a foreign language. Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns. I am more than happy to help.
I love teaching using integrated technologies, hands-on experiences, interactive methods, student-driven ideas, etc. I use wahtever methods work for the students at hand.
National Board Certified Teacher; Arts Integrated Teacher Award (Chicago Public Schools); Gates Grant Recipient (integrated technology into the at-risk high school classroom)
Masters in Education, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Illinois - Chicago BA: Spanish, ESl, and Bilingual Education; Coe College, IA
I am a full time mom to two fabulous daughters, a full time teacher and a part time food blogger (@ Gluten Free Gobsmacked).