Education

Teacher Certification:

Class A Certification, Alabama Department of Education, 2015

Degrees:

B.A. Spanish Langague and Literature from University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2009

M.Ed. Seconday Spanish Education from Auburn University, 2015

Grant Programs:

Fulbright Western Hemisphere, Quito/Arashá, Ecuador, 2011

Fulbright Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia, 2010-2011

Summer Programs:

Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain, 2014

Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, 2013

Liceo San Braulio, Ciudad Quesada, San Carlos, Costa Rica, 2009

don Quixote Spanish Language Institute, Guanajuato, México, 2007



Experience

Alabama World Language Association:

2015-- Co-Director for Advocacy (promotion of teaching/learning foreign languages in schools)

2016, New Teacher of the Year Award

 

ACTFL/LILL 2015 Leadership Initiative for Language Learning Conference:

Emerging language teacher leaders, 2015; Columbus, Ohio

Pearson edTPA Participant for Auburn University:

Mastery level scores (according to NY State standards): 44/65 points (typical score: 30-35)

 

Teaching experience abroad:

Fulbright Colombia - English Teaching Assistant, 2010-2011

Universidad de Ibagué, Ibagué, Colombia, English (ESOL) teacher, 2010-2011

Liceo San Braulio, Ciudad Quesada, Costa Rica, ESOL teacher assistant, 2009

 

Teaching experience in the U.S.:

James Clemens HS, Madison City Schools, Madison, AL, 2013-present

Oak Park MS, Decatur City Schools, Decatur, AL, Spring 2013

Fayetteville MS/HS, Fayetteville City Schools, Fayetteville, TN, Spring 2012

Ralph Askins ES, Fayetteville City Schools, Fayetteville, TN, Spring 2012



Bio

I'm excited to be with the Jets family again this year.  I began teaching Spanish at James Clemens HS in 2012, and I'm looking forward to a wonderful, productive, and successful year at JCHS again this year.   I am also the JCHS sponsor for the Spanish Honor Society.

Visit the other pages for more info about class, and feel free to email me at mecrouch@madisoncity.k12.al.us with any questions, concerns, or comments.

Our classes will have Google Classroom websites for students to use for class, and parents will have access to newsletters.  Make sure you receive the newsletters, parents.

~~Señora Crouch~~