Middle School educator for 30+ years. I've taught most subject areas: Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, Math, Advisory, Journalism, Yearbook and Art. I've also tutored students in grades K-8 in a variety of subjects.
2011 Hawaii District Teacher of the Year
B.A. in Elementary Education from Linfield College, McMinnville, OR M.Ed. in Special Education from University of San Diego, Alcala Park, CA EdD in Instructional Leadership, Argosy University, Honolulu, Hawaii
Currently working on a middle grade/young adult novel!
English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Social Studies - History, Civics, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Computer Science - Technology, Special Education, EFL - ESL - ELD, Career and Technical Education, Education, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Life Skills, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Professional Development, Character Education, Study Skills, Instructional Technology, Library Skills, Writing, Reading Strategies, Poetry, Informational Text