Dear Students, My name is Catherine (or Miss B). This upcoming August, I will be entering my ninth year as an elementary school teacher in a small New Hampshire town. I taught second grade for two years, and this will be my seventh year teaching third grade. Prior to that, I worked as a math and reading teacher in grades K-6. I feel very fortunate to have had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of ages. This summer, I am even teaching preschool students. It's so much fun! ... [more]
I graduated in May of 2007 from Keene State College with a degree in elementary education. Following graduation, I passed both the Praxis & Praxis II assessments. Since passing, I have maintained my K-8 certification in New Hampshire.
I am a certified K-8 teacher. Since the Common Core Standards were adopted by the school district I teach in, I have attended various workshops, collaborated with colleagues, and aligned much of our curriculum to the new standards. At this point, I consider myself very well versed in the CCSS.