Degrees and Certifications:
I am originally from the Chicago area. This is my 24th year of teaching (22nd year teaching in DPS). I am Montessori certified (taught 1-3rd graders at Garfield for 17 years) and Reading Recovery trained; I was the Reading Recovery teacher for two years at Muffley.
I am a graduate from Illinois State University and have a Master’s Degree from EIU. I have completed 32 hours of post-graduate work.
I have been married to my husband, Kent, for 18 years, have two-grown step-sons, twin grandbabies, and two rescue pitties.