This is my 27th year as a Certified Special Education Teacherin the St. Louis Public School District. I have taught at varies schools throughout my teaching career. However, this is my 18th year here at Gateway STEM all though our school name was formally Gateway Technology High School. The majority of my teaching experincing was spent teaching on the high school level. My career started at Webster Middle School in 1989, and various Middles Schools in the St. Louis Public School District. Throughout my teaching career I have worked with excellent teachers from certified Physics to doctoral staff to Physics Majors. There were so many talented thinkers that helped me to broaden my thinking and teaching skills. In which played a very rewarding part in enhancing my ability to teach in a diverse school setting. You must have a compassion for teaching to truly teach our young adults.
The students are expected reveal each of their gifted talents, ideas and dreams. They will be stretched as they use the Zoom website to have Team meetings website are located at the bottom of the page for Intro to Computers and Explore/Evaluate Media. Students will be able to join the team meeting and upload their class work on sites mentioned above. The students will also be able to format assignments and then upload class assignments.
The students will use portal.office 365 to logon on to the districts website, and/ or https://slps.org.
Some students will need additional modifications to have academic success. The students will be able to follow step-step directions in order to complete their class assignments. Directions may need to be repeated several times. The followings websites will with assisting the students: Dictionary.com to look up new words, Google.com to complete research assignments, abcmouse.com, STARFALL.com, and PBS.com for enrichment and modiy students classwork located on the following website: https://www.slps.org