Kindergarten for the past 14 years, second grade, third grade, special education teacher, resource room teacher, pre-k teacher, 4th/5th grade (student taught) Parent of a 1st, 3rd and 5th grader. Grade Level Leader, core member of our school's Responsive Classroom initiative, Data Team Member, PLC district liaison.
OUTSIDE OF THE BOX
Nominated for Teacher of the Year (2014) Teacher feature on Promethean Planet Spotlight on Teacher Award (2014, 2011, and 2008)
Associates in Early Childhood Bachelors in Elementary Education Masters in Special Education Orton Gillingham trained Responsive Classroom trained
I LOVE TEACHING!!!!!! Be a fountain NOT a drain!!!!!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Other (Math), EFL - ESL - ELD, Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, Literature, Classroom Management, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Presidents' Day, St. Patrick's Day, Tools for Common Core, Phonics