I am the Middle School Math Curriculum Specialist at the nine Intermediate Schools in Santa Ana, CA. For the past 15 years I have taught Pre-Algebra to seventh and eighth grade Limited English Proficient, Special Education and low math skills students. In addition, I have provided countless hours of staff development to middle school math and upper elementary teachers.
Develop conceptual understanding of pre-algebra concepts by using scaffolding methodologies, graphic organizers, multiple representations, real life situations and group activities. Emphasis in understanding mathematical concepts rather than memorizing rules and procedures.
Presenter at National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics, California Math Council, and other local conferences.
Bachelor in Computer and Information Science Masters in Education with an emphasis in Curriculum and Instruction Single Subject Credential in Mathematics and Spanish
Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Specialty, Math, Algebra, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Order of Operations, Special Education, Word Problems, Basic Math, Decimals, Tools for Common Core