Certificate - Deaf Studies
AAS - Human Services/American Sign Language Interpreting
BA - Speech and Hearing Sciences emphasis Deaf Ed
MEd - Curriculum and Instruction (Instructional Technology)
Lifetime TX Certified PK - 12 Deaf Education
TX BEI - Level III
I student taught middle school english and lived in the dorms at the school for the Deaf in NJ then worked for a vocational rehab center and interpreted both college and HS before moving to TX 12 1/2 years ago.
I taught high school life skills, language arts, and math at the Texas School for the Deaf for 3 years then taught multimedia computers for 2.
Married my husband, bought a house, had two children, and received my M.Ed all in 3 years while teaching junior high deaf education at a public school.
I have been the coordinator of the Regional Day School Program for the Deaf for the last 4 years and interpret college classes at Texas State University. I am also the school district's Down Syndrome Specialist.