Teacher with 20 Years experience. First two years in grade 5 & 6, the last 18 years as an eighth grade Science teacher. Additional to my regular academic classes, I co-teach a science class for students with significant special needs. Lastly I taught Language Arts & Science for 2 years during this time.
My teaching style is very visual, creative and kinesthetic. I love to find and create fresh, engaging lessons for my students and turn them on to science. In the past 8 years I have incorporated a lot of technology into my teaching.
Bachelors in Elementary Education, Middle School Education and Science graduated Cum Laude Earned my Masters in 2003 graduated Sumo Cum Laude 4.0 GPA. I have applied for and been granted over a dozen Peggy Corbett Science grants to buy equipment and/or enrich the science program at my school.
Undergraduate work Southern Connecticut State University and finished up at Salem State College. Masters Degree earned through Salem State University
Grew up in Connecticut, finished College in Massachusetts and stayed in Beverly, MA. I have been an eighth grade science teacher at West Middle School in Andover, MA for 18 years.