With nineteen years of experience in education, I have a proven record as a highly organized team player with exceptional skills in establishing behavior management plans, raising standardized test scores, and curriculum design and implementation. I am an active mentor for Beginning Teacher Support and Assessment, an English Department Chairperson, and Instructional Leader. I am a curriculum developer for Gifted and Talented Education and English Language Learners. Specialties: Educational leadership, curriculum and assessment development, teaching models, and classroom management strategies.
Committed to rigor, relevance, and excellence, my teaching style concentrates on student-centered activities that provide depth and complexity that are inherently imbedded in the process. Students are challenged to think with complexity and rigor in an effort to demonstrate high levels of achievement toward Common Core Standard objectives.
Placer County Teacher Who Makes a Difference 2012 Placer County Teacher Who Makes a Difference 2006 Bear Valley Unified School District Teacher of the Year Award 1995
M.A. Educational Administration & Supervision University of Phoenix, Online. 2011 Professional Clear Single Subject Credential: English. San Bernardino, CA 1994. Bachelor of Arts English Literature California State University, San Bernardino. 1993 Gifted Education Certification. Roseville, CA. 2006 Preliminary Administrative Services Credential. Sacramento, CA 2003 California CLAD/SDAIE Certification. San Diego, CA. 2002
Stanley's Secret Stash is a collection of tried and true instructional materials that I, Lisa Stanley, am most proud of and use myself in my daily practice. Juggling a family of my own along with a career, I understand the pressures that teachers face to meet ever-changing expectations and accountability measures. It would be an honor to be considered a part of your professional learning team. Have a need in your classroom? Let me know. I'm always looking for new ways to be innovative and create.