I have an M.S. in Education, and I worked as a public and charter school teacher teaching French for four years. In 2015 I returned to the University of Tennessee and worked to add my certification in Elementary (K- 6). In 2016, I began as a teacher of all subjects at the 4th-grade level. I am still an adamant learner and experienced French speaker.
Anderson County Schools, Fourth Grade Teacher
2016 - Present
I am the primary educator for fourth grade. I have designed a student centered, common core aligned curriculum for math, reading, science, and social studies. I also work with other team members and parents to create individualized instruction for over 20 students. I specialize in teaching the basics of reading and writing, history using primary sources, and higher order math and science concepts.
Orangeburg County School District #3, French Teacher, 1st- 8th Grade
2013 - 2014
French teacher and French Department head at Elementary Elementary and Middle School. I taught a International Baccalaureate aligned curriculum for students starting in the 1st Grade and into middle school . I collaborated with other subjects to create a well- rounded standards based education designed to push children intellectually. I also partnered with Middlebury interactive to create a virtual platform that students could use to improve and strengthen their language learning skills.
K12, inc., French Teacher, Grades 7--12
2012 - 2013
Online French teacher for students studying virtually all across the state of Georgia. Using Blackboard Collaborate and Middlebury Interactive, I created a curriculum designed to help children of all backgrounds and abilities have an authentic and culturally centered French instruction. I also designed multiple culturally appropriate field trips and collaborated with other teachers to create unique and skill building experiences with students, including publishing the school's first yearbook. I also worked with families to write IEP's and...
Monroe County Schools, French Teacher, Grades 9-12
2011 - 2012
I was the French teacher for students of all levels from 9 to 12th grade. I taught remedial French and AP Classes to juniors and seniors. I created an authentically driven and project based learning curriculum aligned with state standards for all levels. I collaborated with the Spanish department to create a field trip for advanced students. I worked with parents and administration to create an individualized learning experience based on the student's needs.