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Subjects Taught
8th grade ELA/LIT

Education

I attended Carroll County Schools (Bowdon Primary, Bowdon Elementary, and Bowdon High School) from Kindergarten through 12th grade.

I attended West Georgia College and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Middle Grades Education.



Experience

Teaching Experience:

1998 - 2001, Temple Middle 6th ELA, SS, Math

2001 - 2002, Heard County Middle 7th English

2002 - 2006, Central Middle 8th ELA, Reading

2007 - 2010, Jonesville Middle 8th Literature & ELA, 6th Reading & Social Studies

2011 - 2015, Bowdon Middle School 6th Reading, Social Studies, ELA

2015 - 2016, Manchester Middle School 6th ELA - Writing

2016 - 2017, Bay Springs Middle 8th ELA, Reading, Social Studies

2017 - 2019, Bay Springs Middle 8th ELA



Bio

Teaching Bio

I began my teaching career in 1998 when I accepted a teaching position at Temple Middle/High School where I taught 6th grade for three years before moving to Heard County to teach 7th grade English.  I returned to Carroll County to teach 8th grade at Central Middle school for four years before coming home to Bowdon to teach 8th grade at Jonesville Middle School.  I remained at Jonesville for 5 years and Bowdon Middle (former Jonesville) for 4 more years before taking a 6th grade position at Manchester Middle School in Meriwether County.  I returned to Carroll County to accept an 8th grade teaching position at Bay Springs Middle School.

Accolades:

1999 - Sallie Mae First Class Teacher Award

2000 - Teacher Young Georgia Authors' Writing Competition

2001 - Teacher Honorable Mention Young Georgia Authors' Writing Competition

2004 - Central Middle School Teacher of the Month

2004 - Certified in Reading Across the Curriculum Secondary

2013 - Spring College Intern

2013 - Fall College Intern

2014 - Certified Gifted In-Field

2015 - Bowdon Middle School Teacher of the Year

2015 - Stewards of Children Training

2017-18 - Junior National Young Leaders Conference, Honorary Member