Degrees and Certifications:
I am a Teaching & Learning Coach and the Google Gooru at R.C. Hill. I work to support teachers in continuing to develop their instructional practices and implementation of G-Suite tools.
I have been an educator in VVSD since the '04-'05 school year. I spent 11 years at Brooks Middle School, then 1 year at Independence Elementary School, and now I'm at R.C. Hill. I have been a Technology Coach, a Google Gooru, a Supported Education paraprofessional, an ELL teacher, a Reading Enhancement teacher, a Co-Taught ELA teacher, a 5th Grade teacher, and a Core Content Literacy Leader.
I earned my B.S.E. in Elementary Education from Western Illinois University. I earned my first M.Ed. in Reading and Literacy from Benedictine University. I earned my second M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction & English Language Development from Concordia University.