B.A. International Studies, The Ohio State University
K-8 Teaching Credential with endorsements in Learning Disabilities and Broadfield Social Studies Instruction, Silver Lake College
I have taught in a variety of traditional and nontraditional classrooms for the past 8 years ranging from grades 3-8. My passions lie in science and writing instruction. Outside the classroom, I am a free-lance writer and traveler who loves to share those experiences with my students.
Juggling Fact and Opinion in Today's Information Overload
Teaching children to evaluate information is critical to differentiate between fact and opinion.
Five Ways to Stay Positive in the New Year
New Year's resolutions should focus on setting realistic goals and nurturing a passion.
Engaging Students with the History of Time
Researching the history of calendars and time-keeping devices can help students make sense of time measurement.
This July, Beware the Ides of March
A thematic unit on Julius Caesar is a great way to study ancient Rome.
Everyone Can Benefit from Professional Development
These resources will point you in the direction of valuable professional development opportunities.