• Gusick
     
     Welcome to G282
     Dawn Marie Gusick Catemis
     
    Classes Taught:
    Freshmen English
    Sophomore English
    Junior English
    Bible as Literature 
    Literacy Skills
    Structure of the English Language
    Senior Rhetoric 
    Popular Literature 
     
     Email: dawn.gusick@cusd200.org
     
     
     "Working passionately and compassionately to increase
                  student achievement since 1988"
     
    *  Formal Degrees:
                        Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies from Wheaton College
                        Masters in Language and Literacy from National Louis University
                        Masters + 60 Credits in Education and English courses
     
    *Additional Training in:
                      CRISS reading strategies 
                      Understanding by Design
                      RTI intervention strategies
                      Secondary reading strategies
                      Formatives as a learning tool
                      Cyclical learning with redo options
                      Professional Learning Community Member
                      Mark Barnes and grading reform strategies
                      Process writing workshops 
                      Kagan cooperative learning strategies 
     
    When I am not teaching, I am enjoying time with my husband, a graphic designer;
    my daughter and fellow teacher, a Loyola University alumni;
    and my son, a computer software developer and Notre Dame graduate.
    I also enjoy reading, walking, visiting family in Wisconsin, and caring for our doxie Taz.