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Jouett School
Class Information:
Room Number: 16
Students per Class: 22
Class Description:
We are a diversified group of learners, ranging from the visual to the auditory to the kinesthetic!
Position:
teacher
Needs:
Wow--we want and need a lot! :) Our class loves, loves, loves using technology to learn! While we do have some great equipment in our school, it is shared among 7 grade levels! It would be great to have some of the following items in our classroom that would just be "ours": mobile lab, podcasting equipment, projector, document camera, and interactive whiteboard (preferrably with a projector connected on top).
My Philosophy:
Children are our future--if you don't engage them now, they become disengaged. Do we really want a future of bored individuals?
Personal Information:
About Me:
I am a 30ish individual who loves teaching my students and seeing that spark in their eyes when they are engaged in learning!
College and Degrees:
B.S., Longwood College, Farmville, VA M.S., Longwood University, Farmville, VA certificationNK-8 education certificationK-12 Library Media Specialist
Favorite Books:
any Pigeon tale by Mo Wilems Click, Clack, Moo: Cows that Type any "Black Lagoon" tales Seymour Simon books and many, many more!
Favorite Quotes:
"Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read."--Groucho Marx
Interests:
teaching, being a mom, history, reading, creating
Employment History:
currently in my 12th year at Jouett Elementary (having taught 2, 3, and 4 grades)
Why Do I Teach?:
Students are like journals with blank pages. I love to help them fill these pages with experiences that foster a love of learning. The use of technology in my classroom to engage learners is not only fun, its crucial in this day and age! I love to engage students in projects and activities that make them love coming to school each day, and give them a sense of wonder and excitement. My favorite sound in my classroom is an "awwwww" when a lesson must end, and the students want more!
Percent of Students are:
     At-risk: 40 %
     Average: 50 %
     High-achiever: 10 %
     Special Needs: 10 %
Percent of Students are:
     White/Caucasian : 65 %
     Hispanic: 5 %
     African American: 30 %
Average number of students in class:: 20 students
Number of students I teach:: 22 students