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IGNITE Teacher

jsellars@shannonforest.com

Education
2005 CONVERSE COLLEGE; Spartanburg, SC; Master of Education with a concentration in Gifted Education
1983 UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA; Spartanburg, SC; Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education

Personal Experience
1996 - Present SHANNON FOREST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL, Greenville, SC; IGNITE Instuctor (2005 - present); Shannon Today Morning  Television Show (2012 - present); 1st Grade (2003 - 2005); K5 (2001 - 2003); PK4 (1996 - 2001)

1984 - 1991 GREENVILLE COUNTY SCHOOLS, Greenville, SC; 1st Grade Teacher   

Certifications
1983 - present SC Professional Teaching Certificate maintained

2005 - present SC Gifted Education Endorsed

Honors | Awards

2002     Golden Apple Award given by WYFF and Bi-Lo

Personal Information
Children; 3 daughters, all attended SFCS K5 through 12th Grade
Church Affiliation; Mauldin United Methodist Church - Mauldin, SC
Hobbies/Interests; passion for short-term mission opportunities: Peru and Tanzania
Favorite Bible Verse; Proverbs 3:5-6 -“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding.  In all your ways acknowledge Him and he will make your path straight.”