Enthusiastic first grade teacher who has earned trust and respect from students, colleagues and administration for 16.5 years.
Coursework in Gifted Talented Creativity and Twice Exceptional Students
Identification, Nature and Needs of the Gifted Mental Retardation: An Introduction to Intellectual Disabilities Behavior Management: Applications for Teachers Characteristics of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Children and Youth
Coursework in Special Education
Bachelor of Science Degree in the field of Early Childhood Education under the leadership and mentoring of Dr. Martha Jean Heggins, Dr. Jesse Kinard and Dr. Janice Owens.
ADEPT Certified 2008 evaluate and assist teachers in the areas of lesson planning, instruction, classroom environment and professionalism.
Environmental Science & GLOBE Certification 2008 Internship collaborated with University Scientists while developing skills in the areas of science inquiry and hands-on classroom project.
High-Scope Training & Certification 2004 Demonstrate knowledge and use of the Child Observation Record (COR) Present and implement daily plans illustrating High-Scope key Developmental Indicators related to student learning
CPR and First Aid certified
Speaking, instructing, writing, event planning.
Teacher advocating and freelance writing for the Times and Democrat newspaper.
Parent and Teacher Association (PTA) 2015
Palmetto Teachers Association, 2015
South Carolina State Council International Reading Association (SCIRA)
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