M. Ed Curriculum Instruction specializing in Early Education~Director/Teacher Christian Preschool~Transitional Kindergarten Teacher ~Outdoor Classroom Specialist~23+ years classroom experience~Mentor Teacher~Creator of multiple Classroom Environments
I utilize natural elements whenever possible, and have created a play based program in a traditional school. All of my activities are Common Core and Preschool Learning Foundations aligned, offering DAP activities for early education.
California Mentor Teacher Project~NAREA Member~CAEYC Member
M. Ed Curriculum Instruction Early Education Natural Classroom Specialist Mentor Teacher Teacher Education Presenter
Tina Gabel, M. Ed, is a Natural Classroom Specialist and has been in the early education classroom for 24 years. Tina spent 5 of those years as a mentor for new educators with the California Mentor Project while directing a parent cooperative preschool. She is the owner and creator behind Teach The TK Way, where she shares her vision for all teachers and classrooms to incorporate nature and a hands-on approach to learning no matter what age or specialty group is taught.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Basic Operations, Geometry, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Chemistry, Environment, Other (Science), Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Life Skills, Religion, For All Subject Areas, Cooking, Writing, Child Care, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, Spring, Earth Day, For All Subjects, Summer, Informational Text, Early Intervention, End of Year, Phonics