Polk Math Content Coach
Julianna is from Gainesville, FL and attended the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa where she studied dance and Spanish (Go Gators and Roll Tide!). After graduation, she spent two years working one-on-one with English as a Second Language students in an elementary school while earning her professional teaching certificate in mathematics through the University of West Florida. She then moved back to central Florida and taught middle school math classes until she joined the Polk Acceleration Academies as a math Content Coach. She will receive her master’s degree in Educational Leadership from the University of West Florida in December of 2015.
Favorite or most significant year in school and why: 3rd grade- I always played with the class hamster, Gizzy.
Favorite book: To Kill a Mockingbird, because it uses history to teach a valuable lesson.
Favorite food: Fruit in general or sweet potato fries.