Shannon Beginnings 4 Teacher

1993  LESLEY UNIVERSITY; Boston MA; Masters Degree in Education - Moderate Special Needs with teacher certification K5 - 9th Grade
1991  CONNECTICUT COLLEGE; New London, CT; BA   Economics Major and Elementary Education Teacher certification K4 – 6th Grade
Honors:  Magna-Cum-Laude
Phi Beta Kappa

Professional Experience
2002-2015 UPSTATE HOME-SCHOOL CO-OP, Greenville, SC; Elementary Coordinator (2005 -2012), 4th - 5th Grade IEW writing teacher (2008 - 2012), 1st Grade Teacher (2004 -2008),
K5 teacher (2002 - 2004; 2013 - 2015)
1991-1996 BEACON HILL NURSERY SCHOOL, Boston MA; Lead K5 Teacher (1993 - 1996), created and implemented a literature based K5  curriculum, Co-Presenter of a Literature Based Curriculum Workshop (1994), K5 Assistant Teacher (1992 – 1993), After School Program Intern (1991 - 1992)
2000-2011 Homeschool mom for our two boys (K5 - 8th Grade)

Honors ǀ Awards ǀ Activities
Crusader Club Board President

Personal Information
Marital Status: Married to Michael Bradley
Children: Kyle & Tyler - both SFCS graduates.  Kyle attends Gardner-Webb University, Tyler will attend Anderson University
Church Affiliation: Grace Church, Pelham Campus
Hobbies/Interests: serving in Children’s Ministry, creating early childhood curriculum / activities that inspires children to become life-long learners, swimming, walking, gardening & baking
Favorite Bible Verse: Isaiah 40:31 “…but they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.”