Erin is an early childhood special educator who lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She has been working in early intervention and early childhood special education in both home-based and school settings for the last 10+ years. She specializes in working with children who have communication difficulties including hearing loss, speech/language delays & disorders, autism and other developmental differences. Erin is also an adjunct faculty member at a local university, where she teaches a course in language development for pre-service teachers. She blogs about teaching, parenting, & everything in between at www.MamaVonTeacher.blogspot.com
Eclectic, creative & innovative... Erin gravitates towards arts-based, child-centered approaches, especially Reggio, Montessori & Waldorf inspired strategies, to uniquely meet her students' individual learning needs. Whatever it takes to get through to the students...
Google Glass Grant Recipient (2014) Piloting ways to use Google Glass in Educational, Therapeutic & Interpreting Settings.
M.Ed. Early Childhood Special Education B.S. Communication Disorders/Deaf Education B.S. Deaf Studies
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, World Language, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Special Education, Literature, Professional Development, Child Care, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Speech Therapy, Winter, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Handwriting, For Administrators, Coaching, Early Intervention, Phonics