I have been a certificated teacher in History since 2008, and in English since 2010. I have 9 years of teaching experience in History Education and 3 years in English (ELA) teaching experience. I obtained a Master?s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Grand Canyon University, which means I am up to date on the latest and best ways to engage with your or your student. Between my experiences in my studies in pursuit of my Master?s Degree, the four years I spent learning from top scholars... [more]
I have taught American History since 2009. I traveled and studied extensively to the top universities in the country while participating in a Teaching American History Grant administered by the Gilder-Lehrman Institute. We learned from scholars at Yale, Columbia, Berkeley and other learned faculty. I also worked to qualify for National Board Certification in Social Studies and recently completed my MA in Curriculum and Instruction.
Government & Politics
As the department chair for my school it is important that I am able to understand all topics being taught in my school so that I may better assist my colleagues. I also taught Government for two years.
My Bachelor's Degree is in History Education. I have taught World History in a public school setting since 2008. I have learned valuable strategies and curriculum ideas from working with the Gilder-Lehrman Institute through many seminars and coaching sessions. Attendance at the National Council for the Social Studies Conference two years running allowed me to network and gain valuable lessons from top scholars in my field. I also recently completed my Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction.