Non-formal environmental education for 4-6th, college tutoring in science, environmental science training for teachers, and five years teaching middle school general science with environmental focus.
Student centered, place-based, nature-based.
2018 Gustav Award for Innovation in Science Education 2017 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education Grant 2016 Maine Environmental Educator of the Year 2016 Maine STEM Education Innovation Challenge Grant Finalist 2016 Maine School Garden Network, School Garden Coach 2015 Maine Agriculture in the Classroom Grant 2015 Time and Tide Conservation Garden Grant 2014 National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) Shell Science Lab Challenge District Winner
University of Southern Maine MSEd Teaching and Learning 2016 BS Environmental Science 2010
Mother of two, naturalist, living simply and sustainably. Passionate about bringing students outside, keeping their sense of wonder alive, and creating a safe environment where science is a verb, students can ask their own questions and be in control of their learning.