Tammy has been teaching since 1995. She has taught PreK, 2nd Grade, and currently is in 4th with her sister, April. April has been teaching since 2004. She has worked at the middle school level teaching cross-categorical in Special Education, and is currently teaching 4th Grade with her sister, Tammy. Both have received their Master's in Education through Viterbo University.
Tammy and April have always used the hands-on approach and differentiation within their classrooms. They value and utilize Technology within their lessons, especially with the use of Chromebooks, SMARTBoards and Doceri. Tammy currently is co-teaching with the Special Education teacher, specializing with LD students.
Tammy was a Crystal Apple Award Distinguished Teacher in 2005. April was nominated for the Crystal Apple Award. Tammy also won the Office Max "A Day Made Better" in 2013 and was one of the Elite 8 Teachers for her CESA.
Tammy graduated from Viterbo University with her B.S. Degree in Elementary/Middle Ed up through 6th Grade with a minor in Early Childhood in 1995. She continued to get her Masters Degree through Viterbo with a Masters in Education in 2002. April graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 2004 with her B.S Degree in Elementary/Middle Ed up through 8th Grade with a minor in Special Education-Learning Disabilities. She continued to get her Masters Degree through Viterbo with a Masters in Education in 2010.
Tammy and April have had the privilege and joy of teaching in the same elementary building for the last 10 years. Tammy joined April in 4th grade in 2011, and they continue to work very closely and collaboratively with each other currently.
English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Numbers, Social Studies - History, Other (Specialty), Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Economics , Study Skills, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Place Value, End of Year