Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Master's of Science East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, PA
AZ State Certifications: Standard Elementary Education 1-8, Cross Categorical Special Ed. K-12, Special Education Intellectual Disabilities K-12, Middle Grades Math 6-8, Middle Grades ELA 6-8, Early Childhood Endorsement and Structured English Immersion PreK - 12.
National Board Certification: Exceptional Needs Specialist Early Childhood to Young Adult
I graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia for my Bachelors of Science Degree. I continued my education at East Stroudsburg University for my Masters of Science Degree.
I have been teaching since 1997. I started in the Cave Creek School District teaching K-5 life skills. I have taught since 2001 in the Deer Valley Unified School District. I taught 4 years at Desert Mountain teaching Cross-Categorical. Since 2006, I have taught K-6 at New River Elementary School. I am currently teaching K-2 Special Education at New River.
I have my Nationally Board Certification in the area of Special Needs Specialist for ages birth to young adult. I am so lucky to be at New River.