My love of teaching stems from the first grade where my teacher instilled in me a passion for learning and growing. I am a cum laude Emporia State Graduate with a Kansas Teaching License (K-6) and an ESL Endorsement. I have had the pleasure of being an Elementary Teacher for the past 5 years. It is such a rewarding feeling to know that I am helping mold our future doctors, lawyers, and scientists. I specialize in teaching all elementary level subjects as well as handwriting, spelling, ... [more]
This is my 5th year as an elementary teacher. I have a Kansas Teaching License (K-6) and an ESL Endorsement.
Phonics is a subject that is needed in order to be successful in all other subjects. I still teach basic phonics skills in my classroom.
As a teacher of a school that takes a number of assessments throughout the year, I teach my students various study skills to prepare for exams such as the state assessments.
Although handwriting is not always taught in our schools anymore, it is a subject that I love to incorporate into my classroom as much as possible. I especially love teaching cursive!