During the COVID-19 School Closure where you are learning from home, I will be teaching and providing instruction using Schoology. Make sure you sign in to Schoology every day to check class updates and to complete assignments.Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need any help or have questions!
Phone: 716-816-4300 ext. 1313
Degrees and Certifications:
Earth Science 7-12 Biology 5-12 General Science 5-12 TESOL K-12 Advanced Teacher Leadership Certification
I earned my B.S.Ed. from SUNY College at Buffalo in Biology Education, Ed.M. from SUNY at Buffalo in Science Education, C.A.S. in Teacher Leadership and TESOL K-12 from Niagara University. Over the past 18 years, I have taught 7th and 8th grade science, Environmental Science, Living Environment,and Earth Science. I am an active member of the IPREP school community, serving on the School-Based Management Team, Community Engagement Team, Building Committee, and I serve as a Buffalo Teachers Federation Union Delegate. Outside of school, I am an active member of Alpha Delta Kappa-Alpha Chapter, a teaching altruistic sorority and serve multiple roles as a New York State Master Teacher and Subject Area Respresntative for the Science Teachers Associsation of New York State for Western Section. I also enjoy spending time with my family. I am married with three children, Owen (9), Cole and Ava (7) and an Italian greyhound named Bones.
1. A spiral notebook large enough to use all year. This will be used whether we are learning in person (in school) or remotely (at home).
2. Pens and/or Pencils
3. Optional – Colored Pencils
4. Optional – Highlighters
5. (provided by school) - Laptop