Background Info 2003 Graduated from Frontenac Secondary School, in Kingston, ON. 2007 Graduated from Lakehead University with a Honours BA in Outdoor Recreation Parks and Tourism and BA in Geography 2008 Graduated from the University of Ottawa with a Bachelor of Education degree 2010 Graduated with a Master’s degree in Education Full time teacher at SRB 2012
Special Education Teacher Goals: 1)To help students teach themselves how to learn more effectively & independently. 2)To convince and show students that school is real, and is worth your time and effort. 3)To enable you to experience the pleasure of earning your credits/marks. Favourite course to teach: Learning Strategies and Resource (Why?)
Everybody has weaknesses I have a learning Disability
Low Working Memory Unlike most people’s, my working memory is not functioning at maximum capacity This means I may make a few mistakes once in a while But if you follow my lead and work hard, despite a disability you can achieve your goals.
Principles I try to Live By You think school is bad, try farming What doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger Proper, Preparation, Prevents, Poor Performance “you miss 100% of the shots you don’t take”
Nothing except your absolute best is acceptable I’ll do my best so I encourage you to do yours