35 years as a teacher (SPED, gifted and elem), curriculum specialist, and math/science coach. Currently working as a consultant specializing in the Common Core State Standards and Social Emotional Learning to promote Academics.
Constructivist within a positive classroom culture that promotes building healthy relationships while having fun learning.
New Mexico Science Teacher of the Year
Bachlors and Master's degrees from New Mexico State University and 90+ more hours from all over. (I like learning)
Hobby - Training barrel racing horses, skiing
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Measurement, Order of Operations, Other (Math), Science, Anatomy, Astronomy, Basic Principles, Earth Sciences, Environment, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History, Computer Science - Technology, Education, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Gifted and Talented, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Professional Development, Business, Economics , Word Problems, Instructional Technology, Problem Solving, Writing, Oral Communication, Holidays/Seasonal, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Decimals, Tools for Common Core, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Coaching, Phonics, Close Reading