I have a passion for teaching. As an educator: I have worked with at risk youth teaching GED courses; With adults teaching English as a Second Language classes; and I have taught for eighteen years in the Texas public school system.
As an English Literature major, I have a real passion for reading. I love to delve into books and I love to share that passion with my students.
As an AP Language teacher and reader, I have become familiar with the content of the course. I taught this class for over ten years and have a vast knowledge of the skills needed to excel in this course and on the test.
As a reading teacher, I taught low-level readers. I gave them the skills and the confidence required to believe in themselves. Their enthusiasm for reading is a proud moment in my career.
I feel every learner has the potential for greatness. It's just hiding inside of them. My goal is to help them find the confidence to shine.
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: University of Houston - Bachelor in Arts, English
Reading Crocheting I have a pen-pal that I have written to for thirty-nine years.
College Application Essays
GED Reasoning Through Language Arts
High School English
High School Level American Literature
High School Writing
Middle School Reading
Middle School Reading Comprehension
Middle School Writing