smartBooks for smarterBabies
"Accelerating Core Brain Development by Talking UP to Children."
Parents and Educators are saying:
“This is excellent…It’s really needed.” -Current Santa Monica Teacher, Florida Teacher, and Science Teacher
“I love the Design.” -Design Graduate “I like the art & graphics.” -Artist
“We are on the same wave length. We are speaking the same language.”
- J.C. United Way’s Digital Literacy Alliance for the 21st Century
“You're the total package…Your energy, your enthusiasm… Why can’t you be my kid’s teacher?”
- Couple Requesting That I Create A TEDTalk.
Core Brain Development
“This is phenomenal…a fundamental piece missing in modern day education.” -Ramon P. (Rotary Club)
“When I was teaching, this would have been hysterical…” -Former Teacher
[People literally laughing out loud.] -Various
“I love the concept. This is exactly what books should be doing.” - Various.
“Oh, my gosh…Wow…wow…oh my gosh… The image draws me in and makes me want to turn the page to see what is next.” - O.M.G.
“Your work was very inspiring.” - Tia Chucha’s employee
I write+illustrate children’s literature with advanced literary+life concepts, and engaging satire to start-up critical thinking for application in the real world. My theory is by achieving this we can accelerate Core Brain Development by Talking UP to Children.
Years Teaching Creative Writing to teens
Years Teaching English (Honors)
Degrees in Education B.A.+M.A.
Years Service in AmeriCorps Teaching
Teacher of the Year Awards
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