Whitney is an elementary school teacher in San Diego, CA. She is the founder of LearningwithCrayons, where she shares ways to increase student engagement, build a classroom community, get tips on planning (for virtual or in-person learning), and learn about ways to weave music into your classroom.
She has taught five different grade levels, experienced a variety of school cultures, and worked with many unique teaching personalities. She loves public speaking, and even had a moment where she made it to the third audition round at American Idol (way back in 2010!) She has two Master’s degrees, and was a D1 collegiate athlete, playing lacrosse.