I was a teacher for over 10 years. I have taught German and art education, including art education to children with autism. I am a parent of a son and a daughter both attending college. I am calm, friendly and kind, and I make it my goal to make learning fun and enjoyable!... [more]
As a certified teacher in both the states of New York and Michigan, I have completed a course on teaching reading. My work teaching both junior high school students and high school students has contained a reading component.
I am an Art Educator of Special Needs children. These children are ages 5 - 20. My training includes work with children with autism, Downs Syndrome and Aspergers syndrome.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
I taught Art Education to children with autism for 2 years in the state of New York at Upstate Cerebral Palsy. I taught students on all levels of the autism spectrum, including students with the highest level of challenge. While employed in this position I received an Outstanding teacher of the Year award from the Genesis Group for my work with autistic children.