Educational Background: I hold a current State of Georgia Teaching Certificate. I hold a Masters Degree in Elementary Education from Jacksonville State University. Areas of Certification: *Elementary Education, *Middle Grades, *Secondary-high school (History).
Educational Philosophy: I want to "Inspire" all of my students to become life long learners, and productive citizens.
Focus of the Week: Students will learn about the high price paid to be an American. We will learn about the formation of the USA and the many hardships of the early pioneers. We will learn about famous Americans and how they helped shaped our wonderful nation.We will learn the Star Spangled Banner & The Pledge of Allegiance. We will also focus on documents, such as the Declaration of Independence and The Constitution.
Vocabulary: Patriotism, Freedom, Democracy, The Constitution, Bill of Rights, Declaration of Independence, Due Process.
Bio/Background: I have been teaching and coaching for 26yrs. I have worked in Haralson County, Rockmart, Darlington School, Calhoun High School, and the Donoho School (Anniston, Alabama). I am a native of the Cedartown community, and I am a 1986 graduate of Cedartown High School. I am married to the former Kelly Fincher of Cedartown, and we have two sons.