* BS in Elementary Education * 28 years in public education * certified in Arkansas and Texas * taught 1st & 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 look forward to substitute teaching in Rockwall, Carrolton-Farmers Branch and Dallas Independent School Systems.
* 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 * 2 precious pups, Lady and Bella * Retired from 28 years serving students in theTexas public school system
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Graphing, Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Other (Science), 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, 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