Helping develop lifelong learners and passionate readers
Masters in Curiculum, Instruction & Reading
August 2015 - Present
Montana State University - Bil
May 1999 - May 1999
K12 Online K-2 Teacher
K12/Niobrara School District , Lusk
August 2014 - Present
Online Teacher, PLC team member, Tested whole school using DIBELS. Progress monitor students not at core levels. Placed students in groups according to their areas of need. Provided data for Data days. Created Individual learning plan for students.
Big Horn School District # 4 , Basin, Wyoming
August 2006 - January 2012
Developed Literacy Blocks K- 4th. Worked with a team to update intervention for the Literacy blocks. Tested whole school using DIBELS. Progress monitor students not at core levels. Placed students in groups according to their areas of need. Provided data for Data days. Created Individual literacy plan for students. Test students using Diagnostic Decoding Survey. Advisory for Student Council. Assisted with Kindergarten screening.
Reading Literacy Interventions
DIBELS testing & monitoring
Creating Individual Literacy Plans
Special Education Preschool Teacher
Hardin Public Schools , Hardin, MT
August 2003 - June 2006
Administrated IEP and CST meeting. Assisted with Child Find. Conducted the Bettelle. Worked with regular education teachers to create an inclusive setting. Developed lesson plans, behavior plan, progress reports, and adaptation skills. Home visits with families.
Title I, Math & Special Education Teacher
Ekalaka Public Schools , Ekalaka, MT
August 1999 - June 2003
Instructed math, reading, science, literacy groups, VoWac, and computer skills. Developed lessons plans, constructed assessments.
Administrated IEP ans CST meetings. Conducted the Woodcock Johnson Test. Worked with regular education teachers on modifications in the classrooms. Created lesson plans and taught replacement classes.