Elementary/Secondary Teacher 17 years.
One-on-one, small groups, whole group instruction; I use a "three-ring circus" type of rotation in my classroom. I teach the Six Traits of Writing as well as teaching the basic genres of Writing.
2005 Mohave County (Arizona) Teacher of the Year 2005 Time For Kids Best Elementary Newspaper (Southwest)
1994 - Bachelor or Arts in English Writing 1996 - Master of Arts in Journalism 2000-2003 Post graduate certificate in Teaching Elementary/Secondary Englislh
U.S. Navy Veteran, Honorable Discharge 1990 Former newspaper editor - The Tombstone Epitaph and The San Manuel Miner Former newspaper reporter - The Arizona Daily Star, The Mohave Valley Daily News