12 years teaching experience from 7-11th grade in all areas of Social Studies. Most time in classroom has been as a Government and World/US History. Taught teacher workshops on the Inquiry Cycle as a teaching tool. Taught numerous teacher workshops on technology in the classroom. Social Studies Department Head at Prairie Middle School. District Superintendent's Forum representative.
Student inquiry, interactive, higher level questioning, experiential education, cooperative learning environments, seek to make connection in the curriculum with student's lives.
Teacher of the Month with Prairie Middle School December 2013, PTCO Grant Recipient, AVID 10th Grade Teacher of the Year 2014-2105.
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Additional Training and Experience: AVID, Thinking Maps, History Alive!, Teaching in the Workshop Cycle, The DBQ Project, ELA Co-Teacher, Student Senate Sponsor, Vote Colorado School Liaison