Phone: 412-833-1600 ext. 2624
Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. - Elementary Education M.A. - Education, specializing in special education West Virginia University
I graduated from West Virginia University with a B.A. in Elementary Education and a Master of Arts in Education specializing in special education. I began my teaching career in West Virginia in 2008. I also taught in North Carolina before returning to Pittsburgh. I joined the Upper St. Clair High School staff in 2019 after teaching in another Pittsburgh district. My certifications include elementary education, special education, and English.
Applied Learning Strategies (ALS) - This class focuses on learning strategies utilizing all content curriculums. Students who are recommended will develop better test-taking strategies, note-taking skills, self-advocacy skills, organizational skills, and other individualized needs.
English 9 - I co-teach this course with another English 9 teacher in order to best support student needs in the general education classroom. I also teach a section of Learning Support English 9 in a small group setting.