Reagan Tunstall incorporates 24 years in education into her teaching resources and idea-packed workshops. Reagan's passion for teaching, combined with her speaking experience, drives her to share the effectiveness of developing a community of mathematical thinkers in the classroom and leaves teachers revitalized and eager to implement her ideas. She has led districts in the implementation of math standards through guided math practices and runs Guided Math Game Plan, a national conference for teachers. Reagan has authored over 1,200 teaching resources, including Guided Math, a K-5 teaching curriculum manufactured and distributed by Hand2Mind. Reagan writes at Tunstall's Teaching Tidbits while working as an educational consultant, speaker, and curriculum writer. Reagan has also authored student math readers with Hameray Publishing and most recently her book, Guided Math AMPED, with Dave Burgess Consulting, Inc.
I love hands on teaching where students are engaged in their learning with all of their body and brain!
Teacher of the Year 2009-2010 District Teacher Leader 2013-2015
I grew up in Texas until graduating from high school, but then moved to California and graduated from Biola University with a minor in Bible and a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies. I have 24 years teaching experience ranging from K-5.
I am a Christian, wife, and mother of two adults!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Other (Math), Science, Earth Sciences, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Computer Science - Technology, Mathematics, ELA Test Prep, Math Test Prep, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, School Counseling, Economics , Character Education, Word Problems, General Science, Physical Science, Problem Solving, Basic Math, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Decimals, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Handwriting, Early Intervention, End of Year, Phonics, Close Reading, Classroom Community