OVERSEAS TRAVEL & EXPERIENCE
England, France, Switzerland,
Austria, Germany, Greece, Turkey, South Africa, India, and Nepal
Hazleton Scholarship, Summer
Seminar Program, India, and Nepal, 2001
Traveled across India from New Delhi
to Calcutta, and Nepal, receiving a hands-on education in
broad aspects of various political systems, government
structures, educational systems, sciences, art, music,
customs, and traditions reflected in a Social Studies
curriculum project developed upon return to the U.S.
Delegate Member, Citizen
Ambassador Program, South Africa, 1996
Attended workshops with South African
teachers, administrators, and government officials.
Conducted a workshop in Cape Town for
teachers with more than 80 students.
Successfully proposed the
reassignment of classes to achieve a 1:20 student-teacher
ratio; the Buddy System; cooperative learning; Family
Literacy, and English As a Second Language for parents.
Nominated as a member of the South
African-American Early Childhood Congress.
Chairperson, On-site Planning
Committee, District 35, 1985 - 1998
Spearheaded a one-year team effort to
improve reading scores across all grades levels.
Lead teams in the development and
implementation of test sophistication materials designed
to identify and evaluate the source of individual
learning deficiencies with a focus on skill mastery.
the school's reading scores by 14%.
Encouraged parent's participation on
a daily basis and at meetings to share information and
elicit valuable suggestions having an impact on the
development of school-wide programs.
Parents Advisory Committee, District 35, 1998 - 2002
Childhood Community Coordination Committee, District 35, 1998 -
Chairperson, Social Committee,
District 35, 1987 - 1998
District 35, Salt Lake City, Utah
Resources Specialist, 1998 - present
Public School 27, Salt Lake City, Utah
Teacher, Early Childhood
Literacy through the Arts, 1997 - 1998
All Day Kindergarten Teacher, 1990 -
Second Grade Teacher, 1986 - 1990
All Day Kindergarten Teacher, 1984 -
Public School 12, Salt Lake City, Utah
All Day Kindergarten
Teacher, 1983 - 1984
Second Grade Teacher, 1982 - 1983
Vocal Music Teacher, Second through
Sixth Grades, 1978 - 1982
First Grade Teacher, 1974 - 1978
Grant, Schoolyard Playground
Charlotte Hill Grant, School Band
$10,000 Implementation Grant for
School Improvement Plans: Reading and Math Workbooks, K-6