I've been a middle school teacher for the last 12 years. I can't even believe it's been that long! I love teaching middle school.
I use a Reader's/Writer's Workshop approach to teaching my students. I believe it's important for them to have choice and work through the hard parts with support.
Nominated for Exemplar Teacher of the Year Awarded District Profile of an Exemplar Educator
I graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and an emphasis in English. I am certified to teach 4-8 English/Language Arts and Reading. I have also received certifications for ESL K-12, Speech 7-12, and GT certified.
I'm married with 2 toddlers, 2 cats, and a dog. It's wild!