21 years as a classroom teacher. 2 years as a curriculum leader.
I think of myself as a facilitator in my classroom and design activities where kids can explore and make connections through collaboration and discussion.
Teacher of the Year - 2004 Mentor to New Teachers Cooperating Teacher for Interning Teachers Sponsor of Engineering Club Cosponsor of Math Club
I have a BA and MA in Elementary Education. I am now teaching 4th grade at the school where I went to 4th grade. Full circle!
I am the blessed mother of two wonderful young adults!! I adore dogs, cats, books, and beaches! Math is my specialty and have enjoyed teaching it exclusively for the past 10 years.
English Language Arts, Specialty, Math, Applied Math, Basic Operations, Fractions, Other (Math), Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, Literature, Classroom Management, Word Problems, Mental Math, Place Value, Informational Text, Classroom Community