I currently teach English, Langauge Arts, and Reading, to 6th & 7th graders at a middle school. I'm a 3rd year teacher with strengths in speaking and listening activities. I also coach our school's forensics team.
I'm helping to raise adults, not children.
Oakland University, Magna Cum Laude 2012 Oakland University Academic Honors, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 Invited Blogger for Oakland University - SEHS, 2010, 2011 Macomb Community College Deanâ€™s List, 2008, 2009, 2010 Michigan Journalism Summer Institute Scholarship, 2001 Michigan Merit Award, 2000 Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul II Publication, 1998 Invited Student Diversity Speaker, 1997
Education/Certifications Oakland University, Rochester, MI September 2009 - Present Bachelor of Science Elementary Education Endorsement: · Language Arts Oakland University, Rochester, MI 2011 Writing Tutor Certification Macomb Community College, Macomb, MI September 2008 - July 2010 Dakota High School, Macomb, MI 1999-2003
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English Language Arts, Creative Writing, Writing-Expository, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Graphing, Numbers, Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Arts & Music, Music, Drama, Career and Technical Education, Math Test Prep, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Classroom Management, Business, Word Problems, Study Skills, Short Stories, Writing, Oral Communication, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Poetry, Mental Math, Decimals, Place Value, For All Subjects, Informational Text, End of Year, Close Reading