Elementary Teachers




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Pre-K

Kelly Measamer

College: Nash Community College, East Carolina University BA Education

Why I love to teach: I am passionate about watching students learn and unlock doors to new ideas and concepts.








Renee Peele

College: Nash Community College

Degrees: Childcare Credentials I, Childcare Business

Area of Expertise/Passion: My passion is sharing/showing God’s love to the children and getting to know the families in my class.

Why I love to teach: I enjoy loving on the children. I find excitement in that moment when I see them master the letter or number they have been working on.


Kindergarten

Harriett Fisher

College: Barton College(Atlantic Christian College)

Degrees: BS Elementary Education

Area of Expertise/Passion: Kindergarten/ Teaching students how to read and enjoy it.

Why I love to teach: Teaching is my passion...watching/helping kindergarten students learn how to read and write. It brings my life joy and happiness to help students grow and learn!

Kim Evans

Teacher Assistant

College: Nash Community College

Degrees: Associates in Applied Science, Physical Therapy Assistant

Area of Expertise/Passion: Exceptional Education needs

Why I love to teach: I believe “you teach a love for learning, and they can learn forever.”

Elizabeth Wilson

College: NC Wesleyan College

Degrees: BS K-6 Education, Minor in History

Area of Expertise/Passion: Christian Education, Exceptional Education, Reaching the Whole Child

Why I love to teach: The teaching mission field is always changing. I love being challenged through curriculum changes, learning styles, and the different personalities of students.

 

First grade

Lori Griffin

College: Piedmont International University

Degrees: BA Religious Education

Area of Expertise/Passion: 1st grade teacher

Why I love to teach: As an early education teacher, it gives me joy to help a child develop a love for learning.

Kelly Leonard

College: Louisburg College, East Carolina University

Degrees: Associate in Arts, BS Elementary Education

Area of Expertise/Passion: Writing/Language Arts

Why I love to teach: I enjoy having an impact on the future. I get a chance to speak truth and knowledge into students.


Second grade

Jenniffer Lewis

College: East Carolina University

Degrees: BS Elementary Education (Concentration in Early Childhood)

Area of Expertise/Passion: Math/Science

Honors/Awards: Magna Cum Laude 1997, Teacher of the Year 1999-2000

Why I love to teach: Teaching children is a passion. I love to watch that light bulb spark, and to see the overall growth of students from year to year.

Melanie Wynne


Third grade

Paisley Roberson

College: Barton College

Degrees: BS Elementary Education

Area of Expertise/Passion: Passion for watching children grow.

Honors/Awards: Teacher of the Year at Red Oak Elementary, Teacher of the Year at Swift Creek

Why I love to teach: I love watching all children grow in any capacity. Watching the “light bulb come on” is the greatest feeling in the world.



Fourth grade

Kathy Morris

 

Linda Hughes

Teacher (History/Science/Bible)

College: Lander University

Degrees: BA Sociology, additional coursework in Education

Area of Expertise/Passion: History and Bible (I want children to learn it and love it.)

Honors/Awards: Magna Cum Laude

Why I love to teach: God put a love for children in my heart, and I love seeing how the Lord uses me in their lives.


Fifth grade

Dawn Brantley

College: Atlantic Christian College

Degrees: BS Elementary Education

Area of Expertise/Passion: My passion is teaching Bible because I learn as much from the children as they learn from me.

Why I love to teach: I love to teach because I can inspire students not only academically but also personally, especially in their walk with Jesus Christ. It is very rewarding to see their faces when they understand a new objective, but more heartwarming is when I see their walk with Jesus Christ become stronger. I chose to teach because I wanted to make a difference in a child’s life (a positive difference) whether academically or personally.

Maria Watson

College: UNC Chapel Hill, East Carolina University

Degrees: BS Elementary Education, MA Reading Education

Honors/Awards: Nash Rocky Mount Teacher of the Year Nominee, HIS Radio Teacher of the Month

Why I love to teach: Teaching gives me the opportunity to impact and influence lives. I can fill their minds with knowledge, their hearts with truth, and guide them in the application of both. Children are a treasure from the Lord and teaching is a blessing. What a joy to see their eyes light up when they “get it”!


Media Specialist

Candice Belk

Library/Media Specialist

College: Appalachian State University, East Carolina University

Degrees: BS Elementary Education, MA Library Science

Area of Expertise/Passion: Reading, Technology, working with students

Why I love to teach: I love to teach students so I can share my love of reading! I am passionate about the importance of literature across the curriculum. I believe a firm foundation in reading can carry students far in their academic success.


Reading Enrichment & Remediation

Michelle Butler

Great Books Teacher, Reading Remediation

College: East Carolina University

Degrees: BS Early Childhood, MA Ed. Elementary Education, Minor in French

Area of Expertise/Passion: Teaching writing and reading

Why I love to teach: Teaching students to effectively write and read enables them to reach their potential for God. Teaching has lifelong implications for the students.

 

 

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