MATH DEPARTMENT CHAIR & TEACHER for middle and high school. EXPOSITORY WRITING TEACHER for middle and high school. SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER for elementary, middle, and high school.
Discovery Learning, Socratic Questioning, Begin with the Meaning or Origin of Concepts, Application, Access Background Knowledge, Build Skills and Big Picture
• Columbia U Senior Writing Fellowship (thrice awarded) • Columbia U Woolrich Fellowship in Writing (thrice awarded) • Empire State Challenger Fellowship for Teachers (thrice awarded) • Kappa Delta Pi • Phi Delta Kappa • Who’s Who in American Education 1992-1993
Columbia University, School of Arts - M.A. English. Columbia University, Teachers College - M.A. Special Education. Certified in: Special Education N-12, English Education, Math Education, Elementary Education N-6
Teaching is exciting, and it's amazing to watch kids of all ages and abilities come to realize they are more capable than they'd believed and that the world is more interesting than they'd considered.
English Language Arts, Reading, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Numbers, PreCalculus, Other (Math), Special Education, Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Word Problems, Problem Solving, Algebra 2, Short Stories, Reading Strategies, Mental Math, Decimals, For All Subjects, Close Reading