Hello, I'm an elementary school teacher who has experience in teaching all grades (1-5) and levels of students. Over the past 5 years I've had several tutoring students and enjoy seeing the academic growth a student can achieve in a one-to-one environment. I am proficient In and use a variety of instructional techniques to engage learners of all abilities. I'm well-versed in how to use technology to enhance the learning experience as well. I've attended several technology classes to further m... [more]
I am a certified elementary school teacher with 12 years teaching experience. I've taught all subjects in grades 2-5. I currently teach 4th grade. I've also taught an intervention math class and have worked in after school tutoring programs teaching math. The district in which I work has sent all teachers to numerous math training classes in order to provide us with additional strategies to assist struggling learners.
I am a certified Elementary teacher. I have a valid license in both Georgia and Tennessee. I am currently working in an elementary school in Dalton, GA. I have an MEd in elementary education as well as an EdS in brain-based learning strategies.
As an elementary certified teacher I have been trained in reading skills both through my teacher preparation education as well as through the district in which I'm currently employed. I've been trained on balanced literacy, specifically the Fountas and Pinnel approach to reading, writing, and word study (phonics). I have experience teaching reading to struggling students as well as to second language learners. I've been teaching since 2006.
As a certified elementary teacher, I have taught inclusion classrooms in which the student disabilities included ADD/ADHD, dyslexia, and various disorder on the autism spectrum.