Language acquisition

Johanys

Johanys Alvarez

World Language - Spanish

E: johanys.alvarez@dmschools.org

Links

http://goodrellspanish.wikispaces.com/

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Shanon Buckroyd

6th grade - Individuals & Societies

E: shanon.buckroyd@dmschools.org

Biography

I am teaching Spanish at Goodrell. Before this, I taught elementary Spanish to grades 1-6 in West Des Moines. I got my Bachelor's in Spanish Education and Elementary Education from the University of Northern Iowa in 2005, and graduated with my Master's degree in General Education in 2010. I am so excited to work with the students of Goodrell igniting a passion in language learning.

Links

http://goodrellspanish.wikispaces.com/

Huerra

Ruby Herrera

World Language - Spanish

E: ruby.herrera@dmschools.org

Biography

¡Hola! ¡Bienvenidos a clase de español! Hello. Welcome to Spanish class!

I’m originally from California but Iowa is now the place that I call home. I received my Bachelor’s degree at Central College and my Masters’ at Drake University. I’ve been teaching at Goodrell since 2008. I enjoy spending time with my family, friends, traveling, and finding new ways of engaging students’ interest in active learning.

Links

http://goodrellspanish.wikispaces.com/