St. Joseph School
Grade 1 Room 103
My degree is in Elementary Education obtained from Northeast Missouri State
University with an area of concentration in physical education for the primary
grades. I have completed the Archdiocesan Lay Ministry Program, a two-year
study of theology and church history. In 2006, I became a certified catechist
for the Archdiocese of Chicago.
I am also a certified WILSON READING Teacher. The Wilson Language Reading
System is a sequential, multisensory language program. The program originally
was written for adults with dyslexia, but has expanded to target the needs of
students in the general education classroom through a two-tiered
implementation plan. The Intervention Model incorporates the Wilson technique
in to general education reading settings, while the Intensive Model addresses
students with a language-based learning disability or those in need of small
I have taught first through fourth grades in both public and private schools.
Receive the child with respect;
Teach the child with love;
Release the child in freedom.