16 years of experience-5 in fifth grade, 10 in third grade or a second/third split, and this is my second year in 2nd grade this year.
I believe that we have to show and explicitly teach how to work with and treat each other before any academic work can be done well. We have a plan, and a focus, but we stop to address all the "real-life" issues as they come up too.
Teacher of the Year-Walmart (local) 2004-2005 School Year Teacher of the Year-voted by my colleagues in 2008-09
Rank 1: CEO Masters: Georgetown ( with a focus on ELL) Bachelor's: University of Kentucky
I am married and probably the luckiest girl on the planet. We have 3 kiddos who are 11, 10, and 9. We love to go to the beach, go on cruises, play board games, listen to music, and just veg out at home. We are homebodies until we travel. :)
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