I am a special education co-teacher in 7th and 8th grade Social Studies classrooms in Garcia Middle School. I have a Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a Masters of Science degree at Texas A&M Univeristy University in Corpus Christi.
I am a certified teacher in the State of Texas at Garcia Middle School in the following areas:
Special Education-Grades K-12
Social Studies Composite-Grades 6-12
In addition, I am certified by the State of Texas to teach:
Secondary Reading-Grades 6-12
Secondary ELA-Grades 6-12
English as a Second Language-Grades K-12
Bilingual Education-Grades K-8
Secondary Spanish-Grades 6-12
I am certified to teach in these subject areas but my assignment at Garcia Middle School does not cover these areas.
My Class Schedule is the following:
First Period-8th Grade US History with Mrs. Olivacce
Second Period-8th Grade US History with Coach Dean
Third Period-8th Grade US History with Coach Dean
Fourth Period-7th Grade Texas History with Ms. Self
Fifth Period-7th Grade Texas History with Mrs. Ross
Sixth Period-Conference/Plaaning Period
Seventh Period-8th Grade US History with Mrs. Clinkscales
Tutorials-Wednesday and Friday mornings at 8:20 AM in Room 406 (Mrs. Olivacce's Room)
My teaching role is to serve as a co-teacher in the above classes to provide the best educational opportunities for all students in order that they best fulfill their potential as learners.