15 years of teaching experience in grades 3-5. National Board Certified Teacher and Mentor. Grant writer and blogger. 2014 West Virginia Teacher of the Year. Published children's book author and illustrator.
FUN, innovative, technology integrated, and relevant to the 21st century learner! My "common core" is creating experiences for students that make them excited to come back to school the next day! I don't just think outside the box - I paint it and add glitter :-)
2009 Mickelson ExxonMobil Teachers Academy, 2010 Horace Mann-Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum Fellowship, 2011 Honeywell Scholarship to Teacher Space Academy, 2011 National Endowment of the Humanities Scholar, 2011 Teacher of the Year Finalist for school district, 2012 Williamsburg Teacher Institute Donor Scholarship, 2013 Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Award, 2013 ING Unsung Hero Award, 2013-14 Berkeley County Teacher of the Year, 2014 West Virginia Teacher of the Year, 2014-15 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator
B.A. Elementary Education, Shepherd University (2003); M.A. Educational Leadership, WVU (2009); National Board Certified Teacher - Middle Childhood Generalist (2010); Doctoral Program, Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Walden University
Facebook: @erinsponauglewv Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter: @erin_sponaugle Website: www.erinsponaugle.com