I am a National Board Certified teacher, with 28 years of teaching experience in grades 1-5. My lessons include printables, SMART Board notebook files, and PowerPoints. I have been a lesson plan writer and reviewer for the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). My first teaching job was in Waseca, MN, in 1973. I thave experience teaching elementary grades 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and gifted education classes. I taught for the Wayzata Public School District in Minnesota.Questions? firstname.lastname@example.org
I like to make complex lessons easier to teach for teachers, and easier to learn for students.
I earned a Teacher of Excellence Award from the BestPrep Economics Education Foundation. One of my KMO teams won first place in Minnesota, one year. I am a past newsletter editor for PDK I have free lessons and materials ReadWriteThink.org.
I have a bachelor's degree in elementary education, an MS in the area of gifted children, and an MA in K-12 Curriculum and Instruction. I have National Board Certification.
My National Board Certification is in the area of Middle Childhood Generalist.
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