I am looking forward to starting my 4th year at BCES!! I am a mother of 2 young energetic boys ages 4 and 6. We spend most of our time playing sports or watching sports. We cheer on the DUKE Blue Devils, Pittsburgh Steelers, Pirates, and Penguins, Durham Bulls, and Carolina Hurricanes. I have been teaching in the Special Education field for 14 years. I have taught preschool students ages 2-5, middle school students with severe Autism, and elementary school students with all different types of disabilities.
I am passionate about giving all children a voice and advocating for children to get the things they need.
Years at BCES: 3
Favorites: Color: Blue/Green
Restaurant: Mellow Mushroom
Hobbies: Watching sports, Playing sports
Gift Cards: Target, Dick's Sporting Goods
Snacks: Reese's Peanut Butter Cups, Cheese Puffs
Bio coming soon!
I am so happy to returning as a Brier Creek Jet. My daughter attends BCES so I have the double pleasure of being here as both a staff member and parent. This is my 6 th year as a Jet and my 16th year as a Speech Therapist. I have also worked in Durham Public Schools and in a private Practice. I attended NCSU and UNC CH but am a Wolfpack fan for life.
I am passionate about helping my students be successful communicators . Strong communication skills opens doors. I am passionate about meeting each of my students where they are seeing progress in their speech and language skills.
Years at BCES: 5
Favorites: My favorite color is red. I love to eat at Chick Fil A, Moes, and Jason's Deli. My drinks are water and unsweet tea. My favorite snacks are fruit or for a sweet treat dark choclate.
I am so excited for another year here at Brier Creek! This will be my third year teaching at Brier Creek. Originally I am from, Marietta Georgia, I went to college at The University of Dayton where I studied Special Education. When I am not teaching, I enjoy running, hanging out with friends at a local Raleigh event or just hanging at home with a good movie!! I am very passionate about bridging the gap for students with disabilities and I can not wait to take on the 2017-2018 school year!
I am very passionate about bridging the gap for students with disabilities as well each and every one of my students!
Colors: Colors: Light Purple
Restaurants: Starbucks, Panera Bread, Jimmy Johns
Hobbies: Movies, Running
Gift Cards: Target, Starbucks, Amazon
Beverages: Coffee, Sparkling Water
Snacks: Gold Fish. Gum. Pretzels, Chocolate
I am entering my fourth year of teaching Special Education and my third year at Brier Creek. I was born and raised in Wheeling, WV. I have my bachelors degree in Elementary and Special Education from West Liberty University in West Liberty, WV. In my spare time I enjoy hanging out with friends, working out, laying around the pool/beach, and attending college football games.
I am passionate about seeing my students grow and teaching them to be successful.
My favorite things are: Colors : coral and all bright colors Restaurants: Brueggers, Dunkin Donuts, and Moes Snacks: anything with peanut butter, Chez-it, and trail mix