Linda Quiroz retired after a 30-year career in education. Her experience in public education is varied. She has been a high school Spanish teacher in grades 9-12, a bilingual teacher in grades 1-3, an ESL teacher for grades K-6, a Secondary ESL Specialist, an elementary assistant principal, an Elementary Curriculum Coordinator and a Curriculum Director for PreK-12. In addition, she has taught at the college and university levels.
Linda was recently contracted by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt http://www.hmhco.com to write and record songs for the Texas Journeys and Senderos http://www.hmheducation.com/tx/journeys/index.php reading series which is up for adoption in grades K-5 in 2010. Fifty of Linda’s songs, which target English and Spanish reading concepts and skills, will be included in six CDs in the materials which classroom teachers in districts/campuses adopting HMH