17 years of teaching experience in elementary, secondary, and collegiate English education, ESL, Social Studies, co-teaching model
Direct Instruction, differentiation, co-teaching, multiple intelligence
National Board Certified Teacher
BA Psychology BA English Masters in Secondary English Education Masters Executive Leadership for Schools
Mrs. McMinn has taught various grade levels and subjects over the past 17 years with a specific focus in English Language Arts. She is a National Board Certified Teacher currently teaching 8th grade ELA. She has led many professional development sessions across the region dealing with ELA strategies, co-teaching strategies, problem-based learning, and Sheltered Instructional Observation Protocols for exceptional children and English language learners. She has authored two books including a guide for teaching essay writing.