Elementary Teacher- First
I grew up in Northwest Arkansas. I graduated High School from Pea Rigde High. After High School I attended College of the Ozarks, where I graduated with a B.S. degree in Elementary Education with an Early Childhood Endorsement.
I am certified with a teachers lisences K-6 in Arkansas, Missouri, and Alaska.
I have attended many professional development trainings including Ruby Payne Poverty Summit, Conscious Discipline, and The Leader in Me.
I am starting my fifth year of teahing. I started teaching Pre-school for Bentonville Public Schools. After teaching there for a year, my husband and I decided to go on an adveture and move to Alaska. I taught two years in Nome, Alaska as a Pre-school/ Kindergarten teacher. We then moved back to Arkansas. I am now starting my second years as a First Grade at Eureka Springs Elementary.
I am married to my best friend from High School. We have been married for 5 years now. We have one son named Zadik. He is our pride and joy. Zadik just turned one in June. Each of us have our own dog. So, our house hold is full with us and our dogs. My dog is a Minature Daschund named Roxy. My husband has a Minature Daschund as well named Chili Dog. Zadik just got German Shepherd for his first birthday and her name is Luna,
I love the Razorbacks.
My favorite colors are basically any bright colors.
I love chocolate and peanut butter.
Fall is my favorite season.
I love dogs.
I like to be outside playing with Zadik, riding my bike, walking the dogs, or just enjoying the weather.