18 years as a special education teacher in NJ public schools. 12 years in self-contained middle-school classroom. 3 years co-teacher in 5th grade (all subjects). 5 years ABA/VB teacher to children with autism. Grant recipient. PLC Leader of Flipped Classroom. Mentor of first-year teachers. STEM instructor during summers. Wilson Reading Program Certified. Certified and Highly Qualified in K-5, Special Education and Language Arts Teacher's assistant in 3rd grade and Kindergarten.
Fun, meaningful, authentic, real.
Recipient of NJ Governor's Teacher of the Year Award.
Thousands hours of professional development, graduate coursework and almost 20 years of classroom teaching experience with students who needed their lessons to be multi-sensory, fun, engaging, and just above their proximity of learning.