English I Teacher
Graduated from Smyrna High School, Smyrna, Delaware
Graduated from Delaware State College, Dover, Delaware (Bachelor of Science and Master of Arts in Education)
Bachelor of Science in Education
Master of Arts in Education
Certified to teach Elementary Grades 1-8 and English Language Arts and Reading Grades 8-12
2018-2019 School Year
I began teaching English at Tarkington High School in 2006. I currently teach English I and English I Pre-AP. I have also taught English III, English II PreAP, Reading II, and TAKS Remediation. I am the Department Head for the English Department and a Freshman sponsor. This is my 13th year with the Tarkington ISD, but my 36th year as a teacher.
I previously taught grades 2-4 at Smyrna Elementary School in Smyrna, Delaware for 18 years. This was the same school I attended as a child. It is also where I student taught in 4th grade, and I taught with some of the teachers that taught me! After moving to Texas, I taught 7th-8th grade English at Woodrow Wilson Junior High in Dayton, Texas for 5 years.