I have taught for twenty years. I have taught kindergarten, first, and second grades. I also was a technology specialist. I have coached new teachers k-3 in the county. I have served as Lead Mentor, Technology Lead, Team Leader, and Science Lead.
We work hard and play hard in kindergarten!
Teacher of the Year Nominee
I earned my BA in elementary education at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I completed my MEd. in reading at George Mason University.
I met my husband at my school, we got married, bought a house in the neighborhood, and had a son. Now the three of us go to school together every day. My life is my school!
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Anatomy, Basic Principles, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History, Special Education, Health, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), School Counseling, Economics , Character Education, Word Problems, General Science, Physical Science, Short Stories, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Mental Math, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Valentine's Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents' Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, Place Value, Earth Day, Summer, Informational Text, Engineering, Phonics