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Teaching Philosophy

My Beliefs
  • I believe all children are worth the effort
  • I believe all children can learn to become critical thinkers
  • I believe all children can make responsible decisions
  • I believe all children can become active problem solvers
  • I believe all children can learn how to take positive risks and experience success
  • I believe all children need positive role models
  • I believe all children are teachers
  • I believe all children can become independent life long learners

My Guiding Principles
  • I will have high expectations for all my students
  • I will acknowledge and accept each child has individual differences
  • I will treat students with dignity and respect
  • I will interact personally with every student
  • I will be a fair and consistent teacher

My Teaching Style
  • student centered teaching 
  • Cooperative learning activities
  • Use of technology
  • Hands on learning
  • Authentic assessment
  • Journals
  • Guest speakers and Field trips
  • Providing feedback
  • Incorporating multiple intelligences into lessons
  • Promote active problem solving
  • Multicultural learning activities

My Classroom Climate
  • Empowering 
  • Humorous
  • Safe
  • Challenging
  • Respectful
  • Positive

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