Grades taught: 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8 Reading Specialist, Instructional Coach, Reading-Language Arts, Social Studies, RTI, Reading Intervention, Reading Workshop, Taught in 2 large urban districts across 10 years, Supervised student teachers, Taught graduate level content and management courses, Supervised Reading Specialist candidates Currently a regional Literacy coordinator
Workshop-style, blended learning, small groups, co-teaching, student-centered, interactive, creative, discussion-based, inviting questions, encouraging collaboration, creating opportunities to learn and think.
National Board Certification: Reading/Language-Arts K-8
B.S. Elementary Education K-6, Elon University, M.Ed Teaching/Learning in Urban Schools: Literacy, Vanderbilt University, National Board Certification: RLA K-8
Mother of 2 at home, Mother to many at school, Urban Educator- culturally relevant teacher, Great teachers are needed in all schools, in all zip codes!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Social Studies - History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, ELA Test Prep, Other (ELA), Short Stories, Writing, Writing-Essays, Informational Text, Close Reading, African History