21 Years of teaching with experience in Kindergarten, first, second, and third grade.
Energetic teaching style employing cooperative learning strategies, student choice and research based methods of instruction.
National Board Certification Early Childhood Generalist
Bachelor of Arts in Education from The College of William and Mary. Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from Old Dominion University.
Military spouse traveling the country with husband and two wonderful daughters. I've had the pleasure of teaching in schools in many states and countries including: New York, Virginia, Japan, and Germany. Currently working as a literacy coach in Department of Defense School in Germany.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Math, Basic Operations, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Word Problems, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Autumn, Winter, Valentine's Day, Presidents' Day, Earth Day, Informational Text, Handwriting, Engineering