Resource Teacher, Elementary Special Education
I graduated from Liberty-Eylau High School in 1983.
Associate of Arts degree from Eastern Oklahoma State College.
Bachelor of Arts degree from Southeastern Oklahoma State University December 2005.
Have completed Master level hours in Social Work from Texas A&M Commerce.
Currently attending East Central University, Ada, Oklahoma to complete my Masters in Special Education. Expected graduation date July 2017.
Teacher Certification in Early Childhood and Special Education.
Completed Special Education Boot Camp with Oklahoma Department of Education in July 2015.
Certification in Early Childhood and Elementary Special Education
I began teaching Special Education August 2015 and manage the Elementary Resource Room that provides additional services for all students. I taught Pre-K during the 2014-2015 school year.
I began working for Haworth Public School in January 2008.
Since that date I have held numerous positions in the Haworth Public School System.
Para-professional for Kindergarten, 6th grade and 4th grade, Reading Sufficency Para, Computer Lab Para, and Cafeteria Manager.
I became certified to teach Early Childhood/Elementary in 2014. I attended Special Education Boot Camp in April 2015 and completed the program July 2015.
Currently certified to teacher Elementary and/or Elementary Special Education, Pre-K through 6th.
I have been married to Neal Pollard since 1985. We have raised a multitude of kids all of which have attended Haworth Public School. Our oldest son began school in August 1990, our youngest son graduated in May 2016. As you can infer from this information, we have had children attending Haworth Public School for 26 years.
I love the fact that I have such a long history with our school. Many of the elementary students who currently attend are like my grandchildren. I know their parents and grandparents, and have known many of them all of their lives.
Trivia – My husband Neal attended Haworth School all of his life and graduated in 1982. He is also related to a very large number of students who currently attend.
Spending time with my family, especially the grand children that now total 6. I have 3 grand daughters and 3 grand sons.