Wife, Mother, Educator/Consultant, Teacher Mentor, Tutor, Literacy Specialist, Blogger, Seller on Teacherspayteachers.com. Educational background: Chapel Hill High School (NC), Vanderbilt University (with concentration in Philosophy and English), UNC-CH: Master's degree work in Philosophy, National Board Certification in English Language Arts, NC Reading license, UNC-CH: M.Ed K-12 Literacy, UNC-CH: Master's of School Administration. I have worked as an educator in one capacity or another for over 20 years, the last 17 were spent as a middle school core Language Arts teacher. I now mentor beginning teachers in Durham, NC and tutor students in reading and writing. I also continue to develop and sell my teaching units on TeachersPayTeachers.com. I have been fortunate to have been supported all my life by loving parents, and to have been blessed with three children, who also support me in all my different ventures. My husband and soul mate, Inho Kang, has graced my sunset years as a loving partner and gifted photographer.