Hello! Although I am NOT a NEW teacher, I have taken on a very exciting NEW ROLE here at Pottstown Middle School. I am now part of the MTSS Intervention Team! MTSS stands for Multi-Tiered Systems of Support. Through this role, I have the distinct pleasure of working with 5th and 6th grade CORE students.
History of my Educational career:
- Graduated from Kutztown University in December of 2003 with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Elementary Education.
- Earned a Masters Degree in Elementary Reading and Literacy at Walden University in 2010.
Taught Kindergarten at Rupert Elementary for the 2004-2005 school year.
From 2005-2007, I was a 4th grade teacher at Rupert Elementary.
For the past 8 years, I taught 6th grade ELA and S.S.
2015- MTSS Reading Intervention Specialist
In my class, the focus is on:
*Morphology- the study of the basic building blocks of meaning in language.
o These building blocks, called morphemes, are the smallest units of form that bear meaning or have a grammatical function.
*The History of our English word
*Text Dependent Analysis