Teaching Experience: I've been teaching for the last 20 years. I've taught elementary school and middle school. I've taught the basics and foundational skills of learning to read and write as well as the advanced skills of inferencing, generalizing, making connections, and digging deeper into text.
Interests: Reading, cooking, traveling, sports, family time, and technology are my biggest interests. I enjoy learning about new, unfamiliar things.
Education: I earned my Bachelors degree from Appalachian State University located in Boone, NC. I studied elementary education. I earned my Masters degree from Gardner Webb University located in Boiling Springs, NC, although I did my coursework all online. I studied middle grades education.
Spoken Languages: English (Native)