Classroom teacher for 23 years and acted as a Instructional Coach for 4 years in a public school charter school setting.
Hands on learning experiences, Project based learning Students need the opportunity to explore and learn on their own or from their peers. Teachers should be facilitators that develop great lesson plans that challenge their students thinking but also gives them the chance to work with others to come up with solutions
Published author, children's book, "Turtle Goes to School" by Publishers available on Amazon books. This is an early reader
Undergraduate degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. Received a Masters degree in Secondary Education from Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia and a Bilingual/Linguistics Endorsement from Southern Methodist University School of Linguistics in Dallas,Texas. Completed trainings with Greg Tang Math, the Texas Association of Math Teachers, Conference Association of Science Teachers, Certification in Early Childhood Education through 4th grade in all subjects, 6th - 12th English as a Second Language Education, 6th -12th Science, Secondary Biology, Bilingual Education/Linguistics Endorsement
Lives in Texas with dog Sam. Raised three children now all graduated from college.