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Summary

Experienced teacher skilled at establishing rapport and providing rich learning experiences.  A faculty leader in promoting writing across disciplines.   

Teaching Experience

Sep 19992016

English Teacher

Cony HIgh School, Pierce Drive, Augusta, Maine 04330 

Responsibilities:  Generate and execute lesson plans, provide feedback on student progress, create formative and summative assessments, align curriculum to Common Core Standards, adhere to RTI regulations, attend professional development events, perform required duties

19951999

Learning Center Teacher/Coordinator

Capital Area Technical Center, Pierce Drive, Augusta, Maine 04334

Responsibilities:  To create academic courses offered to students attending CATC from eight sending schools.  Teach courses to students, assess and provide grades to sending schools. 

19891995

English/Social Studies Teacher

Maranacook Community School, Readfield , ME 04355

Responsibilities:  Responsibilities:  Generate and execute lesson plans, provide feedback on student progress, create formative and summative assessments,  attend professional development events, perform required duties  

Sep 1984Jun 1989

Teacher Assistant

Capital Area Technical Center, Pierce Drive, Augusta, Maine 04334

Responsibilities:  Teaching English and Social Studies in a special education setting to students attending the Diversified Occupations program at CATC.

Education

May 2014May 2016

Currently enrolled in  MSEd, Curriculum and Instruction

University of New England, Biddeford, ME
Sep 1982May 1989

Bachelor of Arts, English

University of Maine, Fort Kent
Sep 1981May 1982

University of Maine at Orono, 

Additional Information

Certifications

Maine Teaching Certificate

     English 9-12

     Social Studies 9-12

Recognitions/Honors

June, 2015 - Student-selected commencement speaker

2014 - Semi-finalist, Maine Teacher of the Year

June, 2013 - Student-selected commencement speaker

Leadership Roles

Recently selected as English Department Head 

Professional Development Workshop Presenter, October 2014

Professional Development Workshop Presenter, January 2014

Professional Development Workshop Presenter, October 2013

Interests

Running, cooking, reading, gardening

References

Available upon request