* Practicum student and student teacher in 3rd through 7th grade classrooms in Madison, Wisconsin. * Student teacher at a bilingual school in 5th and 6th grade classrooms in Mexico. * 5th grade teacher at a Title I elementary school in Phoenix, Arizona.
* Hands on learning whenever possible! * Goal-focused * Higher order thinking * Providing students with choices and autonomy * Creating opportunities and success through leadership and the 7 Leader in Me Habits * Making learning interdisciplinary through thematic units * Thinking Maps
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* K-12 - Adams Spanish Immersion Magnet School (St. Paul, MN) - School of Environmental Minnesota (Apple Valley, MN) * University - University of Wisconsin-Madison (Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Minor in Spanish) - Semester at Sea Fall 2011 Voyage
I always knew I wanted to be an elementary school teacher. I love children, and always have! In my spare time I enjoy traveling, playing with my dog, going to zumba classes, and spending time with my friends and family!