Vaile Elementary School Principal
My focus this year has been:
Director responsibilities included:
Working with teachers to help them grow professionally:
Traveled to five different sites in Richmond to meet in small groups with students to provide direct instruction on phonics skills, reading and comprehension activities.
Coaching teachers to enhance their teaching and to help them grow professionally. Creating schedules to meet with teachers, assisting and leading professional development for teachers, created a school data wall, creating RTI (Response to Intervention) document in EXCEL and setting up meetings with our RTI team to meet with teachers. Leading school committees, assisting with walk-throughs, created a school data folder.Presented professional development based on data and teacher/school needs .
Visiting sites in Richmond, lesson planning, and giving direct instruction in reading skills to third grade students.
Began my elementary teaching career teaching fourth grade for several years, then to teaching Kindergarten for eight years, and third grade for two years. Responsibilities included lesson planning, tracking student data, and standards focused. My teaching experience were in grades:
Enrolled in the Principal's Program at IWU in Marion, IN,
I have a Bachelor's of Science in Education with an Early Childhood Endorsement.
-Orton Gillingham Training
-Literacy Collaborative Training (completed 250 hours) to serve as an Instructional Coach
-Suicide Prevention Certificate
-General Education Teaching License
-Early Childhood Endorsement
-Indiana Principals License