Meet the Teacher
Ms. Alex has worked with hundreds of students over the past decade, and her original curriculum has reached thousands more.
A dedicated educator, she believes student engagement is the key to a successful education.
Presenting newly launched curriculum at Beyond 2020
Visiting with friends at the CA STEAM Symposium
Celebrating Star Wars Day during the pandemic
St Paul 2020
Meeting with peers at the MnAEYC 2020 Conference
Daily literacy curriculum for use in after school (1,500+ elementary students)
Original musical production & curriculum (2,000+ elementary students)
STEAM-focused science & literacy curriculum (1,300+ K-12 students)
8 years developing, publishing, & implementing original curriculum
3 years in the classroom teaching 9-12th grade Humanities, ELA, Honors, & AP
2 years teaching 6-12th grade classes virtually
6 years tutoring 6-12th grade in private sessions both in person & online
2 years running literacy workshops & outreach programs
4 years running professional development & teacher training courses
Bachelor of Arts in English, Education, & Theatre Arts
University of Minnesota, Morris / 2007 - 2011
Graduated May, 2011 / Major GPA: 3.91
Awarded the Alice Mills McCree Scholarship, Humanities Division
Awarded the Raymond J. Lammers Scholarship, Theatre Department
Undergraduate Research Symposium, 2010: "Integrating ESL Students in Peer Group Writing"