Energetic coach who focus on building relationships and highlighting teaching potential
*Passionate developing strong teams with a focus on data driven outcomes
*Experienced in developing and implementing strong professional development for teachers
Duval Country Reading Council
*International Reading Association
*International Society for Technology in Education
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development, 07/2013 to Current Teach for America – Jacksonville, FL
Coached 20-26 1st and 2nd year elementary educators
Facilitated and designed professional development and leadership training Directly managed 3-4 LTLDs to support 1st year teachers
Set vision and planned outcomes for elementary professional development scope and sequence
Managed several major regional projects including National Leadership Journey
Managed the outcomes of regional professional development for leaderships.
Teacher, 01/2012 to 01/2014 Hartford Public Schools – Hartford, CT
Set vision and planned outcomes for reading/literacy pre-work for incoming CMs Designed and facilitated the execution of incoming CM reading/literacy training through virtual training modules (http
America's Choice at SAND School
Mentor teacher with TEAM program.
Trained in Positive Behavior Intervention Support.
Implemented blogging initiative in literacy and digital storytelling using Storybird and Storyjumper (http://mrsfuhs.weebly.com/).
J.C Clark School
Delivered Professional Development for Hartford Public Schools ELL Office focused on using iPads in the classroom Hartford Public Schools Technology Planning Committee (2012) Co-Organizer of EdCamp Connecticut (2011) Wrote/managed a HPS TELL Grant for grade level/SPED/Bilingual partnership (2011) Wrote and managed Summer Enrichment grant focused on Digital Storytelling for grades K-6 (2011).
Teaching Assistant, 01/2010 to 01/2011
Alumni Mentor, 01/2011 to Current
Served on the SAND School Redesign Committee
M.Ed: Public School Building Leadership, 2013 Columbia University - New York, NY M.Ed in Public School Building Leadership
*Member of 2012 Summer Principals Academy Cohort
Master of Arts: Reading and Language Arts, 2011 University of Saint Joseph - West Hartford, CT
Bachelor of Arts: University of North Carolina Asheville - GPA: Recipient of Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarship
Reading/Language Arts Recipient of Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarship Presented action reseach at ISTE Convention and CECA Tech Expo (2012
Recipient of [Scholarship Name] Scholarship
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Bachelor of Arts: 2008 University North Carolina at Asheville - Asheville, NC
BA: Sociology, Lucy Cavendish College - Cambridge GPA: Distinction as a University ScholarSociology Distinction as a University Scholar UNC-Asheville Undergraduate Research Fellow
*Presented a framework for middle school leadership curriculum at Women as Global Leaders Conference-Abu Dhabi, UAE
*Studied a semester