Certified teacher since 1997. Taught in elementary, middle school and high school. Current teaching assignment is middle school and Core French, but have taught middle school immersion for 8 years prior as well. Experience with Core French up to grade 11. Have also taught grades 3-12 covering a variety of other subjects in Ontario.
High academic expectations, lots of support and practice in a variety of ways to meet different learners' needs & styles. Fun, with real life/authentic connections where possible! Tech integration wehre it makes sense to do so, or aas options for students. Always changing, always evolving, always learning... and proud of it.
Social media accounts featured in Professionally Speaking, Ontario College of Teachers' magazine. Initiatives led by me have been shared though my province's elementary teacher union blog and in other professional publications.
Ontario Certified Teacher, Bachelor of Education Bachelor of Arts French Specialist Teaching Qualifications ESL and Special Education Teaching Qualifications Adult Instuction Certificate Technical Writing College Certificate
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Grammar, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Science, Earth Sciences, Social Studies - History, Civics, World Language, French, Other (World Language), Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Drama, EFL - ESL - ELD, Health, Foreign Languages, Canadian History, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Instructional Technology, Writing, en Français, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Halloween, Winter, The New Year, Dance, Black History Month, Spring, For All Subjects, For Administrators