Texas Techie Teacher
|Location||Houston, TX, United States|
|Introduction||I am a Google Certified - Level 1 educator, MIE, (Microsoft Innovative Educator), Apple Certified, and ESL pre-kindergarten teacher with a love of technology. I am also Campus Technology Instructional Specialist Certified by TCEA. Awards: Recipient of a grant from the Texas Retired Teacher's Association, EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR - Martel award by Houston Children's Museum, Kroger Classroom Champ - October 2017, Excellent Educator Award by GPISD - October 2017, The Golden Apple Award by Kindergarten Smorgasboard - October 2016, Semifinalist for HEB Excellence in Education Awards 2016, Red Apple Award by KHOU and Star Furniture 2015, Technology Eagle Award 2015-2016, ESL Teacher of the Year for NCE (Normandy Crossing Elementary) 2014-2015, ESL Teacher of the Year for GPISD (Galena Park I.S.D.) 2014-2015, HAABE (Houston Area Association for Bilingual Educators) finalist for ESL Teacher of the Year 2014-2015, Technology Eagle Award 2014-2015, Delta Kappa Gamma Zeta Upsilon - Webmaster, Symbaloo EDU Certified, Symbaloo PD Certified, Bloomz App Ambassador, KToT (Kindergarten Teachers of Texas) Board Member - Treasurer, TCEA (Texas Computer Education Association) Champion for Houston, TX|
|Interests||Teaching, country music, photography|
|Favorite Books||Dr. Seuss|
Better to have it and not need it, than to need it and not have it.