I am a passionate inclusive educator and strongly believe in providing equal access to learning for all students of all abilities and skill levels. I apply best teaching practices based in pedagogical theory and research to differentiate instruction, and meet the needs of all learners. I strive to always create a learning community that is engaging, fun, and fosters students' social emotional development.
I hold my Teacher of Elementary K-6 and Teacher of Students with Disabilities certifications. I have a Master of Arts in Teaching with a Major in Teaching K-6 and Students with Disabilities.
Having taught piano, vocal, guitar, and music theory for many years to students students with a range of abilities and needs. I enjoy integrating music into my teaching practice. I studied visual arts in college, and love integrating arts into my teaching practice as well.
I am happy to tutor and have experience with all subject areas for Elementary K-6, Students with Disabilities, Elementary PRAXIS, Music and Visual Arts. I am always open to new tutoring opportunities!
Education & Certification
Undergraduate Degree: Ramapo College of New Jersey - Bachelor in Arts, Music
Graduate Degree: Montclair State University - Master of Arts, Education of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs
Hiking, music, art, reading, inclusive education, disability rights advocacy