Teaching Assistant for 3 years. Teacher since 2007.
"If I'm bored teaching it, the kids will be bored learning it. Try to make things fun so they don't realize they are learning. Be willing to laugh...even at yourself. A good sense of humor is a great way to connect with the kids."
Greenbrier Intermediate School Teacher of the Year 2012-2013; Finalist-Chesapeake Teacher of the Year 2012-2013
B.A., University of Michigan; J.D., University of Detroit Law School; Teaching Certification, Virginia Wesleyan College
Happily married mother of two
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Creative Writing, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Environment, Other (Science), Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Civics, Government, Arts & Music, Other (Arts), Geography, Other (Social Studies - History), Other (ELA), Critical Thinking, For All Subject Areas, Literature, Professional Development, Economics , Word Problems, General Science, Physical Science, Reading Strategies, Poetry, Decimals, Place Value, Informational Text