Contact Crystal Leiva
Classroom Number: 30
School Phone:
903-831-5347 x 2232
Conference Time:
10:00-10:45
Crystal Leiva's Profile
Crystal Leiva

Name:
Crystal Leiva

Title:
Reading Interventionist

Email:
crystal.leiva@leisd.net

Work Phone:
903-831-5347 x 2232

Conference Times:
10:00-10:45

Class Room Number:
30


EducationProfessional Experience

Educational History:

Education/Certification

M.Ed.                                                                    Lamar University

Alternative Certification Program                             University of New Orleans

BS                                                                        University of Central Arkansas 

Degrees and Certifications:

    

Professional Development:

Professional Development

 

PDAAS Instructional Leadership Development, Region 4 Service Center, Online, 2012

Kennedy Center Arts Integration, Texarkana, TX  75503  2012-2014

STAAR Alternative Administration Certification, Region 8 Service Center, Mt. Pleasant, TX 2012

Professional Learning Community, Region 8 Service Center, Mt. Pleasant, TX 2009-2011

Discipline Committee, Liberty Eylau C.K. Bender Elementary, Texarkana, TX  2010-1011

School-Wide Behavior Support Training, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2007-2008

School-Wide Behavior Support Committee, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2008

Challenge Masters Leadership, Challenge Masters, New Orleans, LA  2008

Special Education IDEA Funding Chairperson, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2008

Teacher Advancement Program, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2007-2008

KaBOOM! Playground Committee Technology Coordinator,  New Orleans, LA  2007

School Improvement Committee, Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary, New Orleans, LA  2008

 

 

 

 

Presentations

 

Rhymes-Johnson, C. and Leiva, C.  (2013, August). Differentiation in the Classroom using Apps.  Presentation at Region 8 CSCOPE Conference, Pittsburg, TX

Davis, L. and Leiva, C.  (2012, July).  Integrating Apps into the Elementary Classroom.  Presentation at State CSCOPE Conference, San Antonio, TX

Leiva, C. (2012, January). Special Education Professional Learning Community.  Presentation at Liberty-Eylau C.K. Bender Elementary School, Texarkana, TX  75503

Leiva, C. and Whitt, S.  (2010, January).  Introduction to the Mimio.  Presentation at Liberty-Eylau C.K.     Bender Elementary School, Texarkana, TX 75503

Featherson, A., Leiva, C. and Allen, S. (2009 November).  Standards Based IEPs.  Presentations at Redwater ISD, Redwater, TX,  Maud ISD, Maud, TX, and Liberty Eylau ISD, Texarkana, TX. 

 

Grants

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation, ABC Karaoke Technology Grant-2011

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation, ReKindle a Love of Reading-2012

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation, Kindle Fire Grant-2013

 

Professional Affiliations

Texas Federation of Teachers, 2008-present

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation Board 2013-present

Educational History:

Education/Certification

M.Ed.                                                                    Lamar University

Alternative Certification Program                             University of New Orleans

BS                                                                        University of Central Arkansas 

Degrees and Certifications:

    

Professional Development:

Professional Development

 

PDAAS Instructional Leadership Development, Region 4 Service Center, Online, 2012

Kennedy Center Arts Integration, Texarkana, TX  75503  2012-2014

STAAR Alternative Administration Certification, Region 8 Service Center, Mt. Pleasant, TX 2012

Professional Learning Community, Region 8 Service Center, Mt. Pleasant, TX 2009-2011

Discipline Committee, Liberty Eylau C.K. Bender Elementary, Texarkana, TX  2010-1011

School-Wide Behavior Support Training, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2007-2008

School-Wide Behavior Support Committee, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2008

Challenge Masters Leadership, Challenge Masters, New Orleans, LA  2008

Special Education IDEA Funding Chairperson, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2008

Teacher Advancement Program, Algiers Charter School, New Orleans, LA  2007-2008

KaBOOM! Playground Committee Technology Coordinator,  New Orleans, LA  2007

School Improvement Committee, Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary, New Orleans, LA  2008

 

 

 

 

Presentations

 

Rhymes-Johnson, C. and Leiva, C.  (2013, August). Differentiation in the Classroom using Apps.  Presentation at Region 8 CSCOPE Conference, Pittsburg, TX

Davis, L. and Leiva, C.  (2012, July).  Integrating Apps into the Elementary Classroom.  Presentation at State CSCOPE Conference, San Antonio, TX

Leiva, C. (2012, January). Special Education Professional Learning Community.  Presentation at Liberty-Eylau C.K. Bender Elementary School, Texarkana, TX  75503

Leiva, C. and Whitt, S.  (2010, January).  Introduction to the Mimio.  Presentation at Liberty-Eylau C.K.     Bender Elementary School, Texarkana, TX 75503

Featherson, A., Leiva, C. and Allen, S. (2009 November).  Standards Based IEPs.  Presentations at Redwater ISD, Redwater, TX,  Maud ISD, Maud, TX, and Liberty Eylau ISD, Texarkana, TX. 

 

Grants

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation, ABC Karaoke Technology Grant-2011

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation, ReKindle a Love of Reading-2012

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation, Kindle Fire Grant-2013

 

Professional Affiliations

Texas Federation of Teachers, 2008-present

Liberty Eylau Educational Foundation Board 2013-present

Current Position:

  • Reading Interventionist

Liberty Eylau C.K. Bender Elementary, Texarkana, TX, 2013-Current

  • ‚ÄčLiberty-Eylau Educational Foundation Board Member 

Previous Position:

  • Special Education Teacher

Liberty Eylau C.K. Bender Elementary, Texarkana, TX, 2009-2013

  • Family and Consumer Science Teacher

Liberty-Eylau High School, Texarkana, TX 2008-2009

  • Special Education Inclusion Teacher

Eisenhower Academy of Global Studies Charter, New Orleans, LA   2007-2008

  • Educational Technology Facilitator

Dr. Charles R. Drew Elementary, New Orleans, LA  2006-2007