Professional Curriculum Specialist with experience in curriculum development, professional development, legislative communication. Excellent communication skills, extensive knowledge of Utah Math Core Standards, strong math content knowledge.
Professional Development Planning and Facilitating
* Number and Operations
* Rational Numbers and Proportional Reasoning
* Algebraic Reasoning
* Good practices in a secondary math course
* Building content knowledge, pedagogy, and understanding of
the Utah math core - Elementary teachers
Curriculum Writing, Editing, and Review
* Write curriculum
* Over see curriculum writing committees
* Ensure quality of curriculum and instruction
* Edit and format K-2 Math Program - A complete curriculum
* Write, review, and edit 3-6 Math Teacher Guides - Compilation
of daily lesson plans, practice pages, and activities
Support teachers, parents, and students through planning and facilitating professional development, developing and revising curriculum, training math coaches, addressing questions and concerns, and effectively communicating expectations
Develop curriculum for online courses, oversee curriculum writing committees, edit curriculum, ensure curriculum promotes student learning and meets expectations of Core Standards. Develop policy and expectations for teachers and students of online courses. Communicate with legislators regarding policy.
Plan and facilitate professional development for secondary math teachers. Facilitate committees of secondary math teachers. Observe and communicate with secondary math teachers. Review and organize curriculum. Act as a liaison for middle school and elementary mathematics instruction.
Support new teachers in content area instruction, classroom management, and general teaching practices. Observe and model teach.
Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Algebra 2 Honors, Geometry, Applied Algebra. Department Chair, Mentor, Davis Education Association Representative. Teacher of the year 2007.
Minor in Spanish
Utah Secondary Educator License, 1999-present
Level 4 Mathematics Endorsement
English as a Second Language Endorsement
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics
Utah Council of Teachers of Mathematics
National Education Association
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