I have taught Kindergarten and First Grade for the past 23 years, and it is truly a Joy! I have been a presenter at the school level and also presented staff development for our district, which is the largest in the state. I had the pleasure of serving on the district Common Core Committee for primary grades. My work has been displayed at the State Kindergarten Conference, and I have served our school as grade chair many times and am currently our Literacy Leader. I enjoy sharing ideas and learning from others.
Exciting, fun, child-centered classroom incorporating a Balanced Literacy Approach integrated throughout the curriculum.
Numerous nominations for Teacher of the Year, Recepient of several Teacher Grant Awards, Served as Mentor Teacher and Student Teacher Supervisor many times, Assisted our school by serving as School Council Member, Grade Chair, Literacy Leader, and Professional Learning Community Committee Member.
Bacherlor's Degree in Elementary Education from Mississippi State University. Additional Master's credit hours from the University of Mississippi. My certifications include Pre- Kindergarten through 8th Grade
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English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Geometry, Numbers, Science, Social Studies - History, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Mental Math, Valentine's Day, Tools for Common Core