Testimonials

Transformational experience

“Working with you has been a transformational experience. I feel much more able to and competent in meeting the needs of my learners. Your engaging and inspiring PD really has impacted my way of teaching and believing!”

ESL teacher, 2016

2017-01-12T14:48:38+00:00

ESL teacher, 2016

“Working with you has been a transformational experience. I feel much more able to and competent in meeting the needs of my learners. Your engaging and inspiring PD really has impacted my way of teaching and believing!”

Motivating

“I'm honored to be able to work with such an educated, motivating, and down to earth professional like YOU!”

Elementary principal, 2016

2017-01-12T14:50:18+00:00

Elementary principal, 2016

“I'm honored to be able to work with such an educated, motivating, and down to earth professional like YOU!”

“Putting it Together” materials

“We are in our third week with the new material from your book 'Putting it Together' and the adults are absolutely loving it. I am too! It's so much fun and so engaging for everyone!”

Adult ESL teacher, 2016

2017-01-12T14:51:59+00:00

Adult ESL teacher, 2016

“We are in our third week with the new material from your book 'Putting it Together' and the adults are absolutely loving it. I am too! It's so much fun and so engaging for everyone!”

In awe of the difference

“A 1st grade teacher was in awe of the difference your strategies made in her students' abilities to access the text and use it in their writing.  Your work is being appreciated and implemented!”

ESL coach, 2016

2017-01-12T14:59:06+00:00

ESL coach, 2016

“A 1st grade teacher was in awe of the difference your strategies made in her students' abilities to access the text and use it in their writing.  Your work is being appreciated and implemented!”

Impactful

“If I had to identify what has impacted my coaching career the most thus far… I would have to say you!”

Instructional coach, 2016

2017-01-12T16:45:37+00:00

Instructional coach, 2016

“If I had to identify what has impacted my coaching career the most thus far… I would have to say you!”

Presence, infectious enthusiasm

“All the staff, without exception, have loved your presence, infectious enthusiasm, professional expertise and, of course, your warm sunshine.”

Director, Kuwait International School, 2015

2017-01-12T16:49:12+00:00

Director, Kuwait International School, 2015

“All the staff, without exception, have loved your presence, infectious enthusiasm, professional expertise and, of course, your warm sunshine.”

Impacting teachers

“You are an educational saint.  Knowing that you impact thousands of kids impacting teachers with your work must be so very rewarding. You make such a huge difference.”

ELD Director, 2015

2017-01-12T16:50:49+00:00

ELD Director, 2015

“You are an educational saint.  Knowing that you impact thousands of kids impacting teachers with your work must be so very rewarding. You make such a huge difference.”

Meaningful feedback

"You offer timely and meaningful feedback that is used to improve instruction in specific ways…It is clear that you are committed to improving student achievement across all levels and abilities in our school."

Elementary teacher, 2017

2017-01-12T16:55:14+00:00

Elementary teacher, 2017

"You offer timely and meaningful feedback that is used to improve instruction in specific ways…It is clear that you are committed to improving student achievement across all levels and abilities in our school."

Differentiated Instruction

"Wow! What a great day to learn about differentiating instruction for our ELL students."

ESL teacher, 2016

2017-01-20T11:12:52+00:00

ESL teacher, 2016

"Wow! What a great day to learn about differentiating instruction for our ELL students."

Good instruction; high level content

“Great session. Modeled good instruction while delivering high level content.”

ELD Director, CLDE Academy 2017

 

2017-05-09T21:54:37+00:00

ELD Director, CLDE Academy 2017

 

“Great session. Modeled good instruction while delivering high level content.”