"Anne possesses the skills along with the heart and soul of the consummate teacher. She looks at each child and finds the inner beauty and builds from there."

Parent and Superintendent of Broward County Schools

Summary of Qualifications:

35 Digital Products:  http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Anne-Walner 

G.L.I.D.E.S. Program:  08-09

Distance Learning:  Reading Scene Investigators:  08-09

Wearable Lessons 8/04:  Launching Wearable Word Wall and Website

Lead Teacher:  2004

Mrs. Alphabet Free Newsletter:  2000-Present:       Distributed to 15,000 educators and parents integrating themes with internet resources:  View a sample:  http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Mrs-Alphabets-Free-Newsletter 

Mentor:  2000-2009

National Board Certified Teacher:  11/ 2000

District Trainer Broward County

Website Launch:  Mrs. Alphabet:  9/1998

Teachers.net moderator

Educational Consultant Creative Publications

Published Author

Florida Teaching Certificate # 585723

Lifetime Professional Kindergarten and Critic

Teacher Rhode Island #028944, issued 1973

An energetic professional with natural teaching instincts.

Highly successful in working with children; good disciplinarian.

Effective communication techniques with parents and school administration.

Creative, dramatic, resourceful: uses humor and rhythm to teach.


B.S. Degree in Early Childhood Education, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, R.I., 1967

Masters In Early Childhood Education University

of Rhode Island and Rhode Island College, 1973

Master Classes:  USF:  Nature and Needs of Gifted:  Guidance and Counseling of Gifted

Gifted Certification:  State of Florida:  8/05

Workshops :

Gifted Symposium:  Linda Silverman:  Lynn University 5/08

Gifted Workshops:  6/05-7/05:  Theory and Development of Creativity, Curriculum And Instructional Strategies For Gifted, and Special Populations Of Gifted

I Teach 1st Grade Conference 7/04:  Arlington Heights Il.

Harcourt Math Workshop 7/03

I.R.A. Orlando 5/98

FCTM/Creative Publications Booth 10/97

Training, Dallas, Mathlands, 7/97

Training, Cocoa Beach, Creative 5/97

Training, Cocoa Beach, Creative, 6/97

I.R.A. Atlanta 5/97

Mondo Publishing, Reading Workshop, 4/97

New Jersey Writing 7/96

Professional Experience:

1988 to present

Broward County

Atlantic West Elementary:  Title One:  Second Grade

Park Trails Elementary:  Kindergarten and First Grade

Riverglades Elementary:  Kindergarten

Parkland, Fl.

Park Springs Elementary:  Kindergarten and Pre-First

Coral Springs, Fl.

Kindergarten/Pre First/First

1978 to 1987

East Greenwich Pre-School

East Greenwich, R.I.

Director / Head Teacher


1968 to 1978

Warwick School Department

Warwick, R.I.

Kindergarten Teacher

1967 to 1968

Director Head Start Program Bronx, N.Y.