Hi! I've taught in both Iowa and Colorado (1st and 2nd grades). I have also tutored reading throughout my career.
Scaffolded, hands-on instruction
I love teaching reading to emergent readers.
The University of Iowa B.A. Elementary Education 1999, with a Reading Endorsement
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