* BS in Elementary Education * 28 years in public education * certified in Arkansas and Texas * taught 1st and; 4th Grade and served as a Gifted and Talented specialist in Rockwall, TX * retired June 2013
Even after 28 years in education, I am evolving! Non-traditional, student centered, technology focused, all infused with student voice and fun is how I would describe my style! Retired, I tutor students, ages 5-12, in Dallas.
* Teacher of the Year 1987 * Disney Teacher Nominee * Received numerous grants from RISD
* 1979 Graduate of Tuckerman, High School * 1985 Graduate of Harding University, Searcy, AR
* Live in Dallas, Texas * 1 daughter, 25 years old * Retired from 28 years serving students in theTexas public school system
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Graphing, Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Elections - Voting, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Art History, Computer Science - Technology, Math Test Prep, Other (Social Studies - History), Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Word Problems, General Science, Library Skills, Problem Solving, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, Black History Month, Spring, Place Value, Earth Day, Informational Text, Test Preparation