As a teacher of thirty-six years, I have a love for learning in my blood. I love to see the light go off when learning and comprehension takes place in a student's mind. I have taught Kindergarten,second grade,and fifth grade. My first love in teaching is Reading and Language Arts. I have seen many successes in my teaching career. It takes motivation and hard work to see mastery in all subjects. I have many strategies that can be used to motivate and teach students. It is my goa... [more]
I have a Tennessee teaching certificate for K-6. I have taught in Tennessee public schools for thirty-six years.
I taught phonics on the kindergarten level for twenty years.
I taught kindergarten students for twenty years how to form letters correctly. Handwriting was a very important subject for this age child. I was building a foundation for future writing skills.