34 years teaching high school English and Journalism; 20 years experience teaching AP Language and Composition;
Dynamic interactive class; aligned with Common Core; constructivist in theory
Teacher of the Year for teaching English and Journalism; awarded Excellence in Teaching by University of Chicago; Stanford Univ.; Harvard Univ.; Univ. of Calif. San Diego
M.A English - Univ. Of Iowa B.A. English - Dominican Univ. Teaching credential - Univ. Of New Mexico; Special courses of study - Worcester College, Oxford Univ. and Durham Univ.
I have given numerous workshops over the years concentrating on reading, writing and listening skills. Most currently I give workshops in implementing Common Core curriculum.