I've been a teacher since 1997. I've taught Pre-K through 7th grade. Currently, I'm a first grade teacher for the Canyons School District in Sandy, Utah.
I believe in personalized learning environments and that students are responsible for their own behavior.
Congress of History Education Award Recipient, Teacher of the Year 2015-2016
BA Child Development Multiple Subjects CLAD Credential MA Educational Technology
I love to read, cook, listen to music, knit, and be creative.
English Language Arts, Balanced Literacy, Reading, Spelling, Specialty, Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Geometry, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), World Language, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Arts & Music, Other (Arts), EFL - ESL - ELD, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Character Education, Problem Solving, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Autumn, Mental Math, Physical Therapy, Halloween, Winter, Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's Day, Easter, Spring, For All Subjects, Informational Text, Occupational Therapy, Handwriting, Phonics, Close Reading, Classroom Community