Who is Ms. Edwards?

Name:  Kristine Edwards

Born: September 1st in East Liverpool, Ohio Middle Child with 2  Sisters and 1 Brother

Elementary School:  Tampa, Florida, Torrance, California,
Canal Fulton, Ohio

High School:  Northwest High School – Canal Fulton, Ohio

Activities:  Majorette, Soccer, Basketball, Softball, Y-Teens,
Foreign Language Club, Speech and Debate, National Honor

Study Abroad:  Rotary Scholar

Tres Coracoes, Minas Gerais Brazil 1987-1988

University:  Ashland University Ashland, Ohio

B.A. Public Communications, Business, and Spanish

Study Abroad:  College Consortium of International Studies
Seville, Spain Spring 1991

1st Job:  American Airlines International Flight Attendant &
Translator Miami, Florida

Graduate Studies:  Bachelor’s Plus Program Ashland
University Elementary Education

Teaching Certification Grades 1- 8

Masters Degree of Education:  Curriculum & Instruction

Published Practicum:  Administering and Supervising a
school–wide Multicultural Education Awareness Program at the Elementary Level

National Board Certified Teacher:

Middle Childhood Generalist

Foreign Languages:  Portuguese and Spanish

Teaching Experience:

2015-Present Timmons Elementary School, 1st Grade and 3rd Grade

2001-2015:  Kenston Intermediate School, 4th Grade

Twinsburg City Schools:  3rd  Grade, 4th  Grade, 5th Grade, and Elementary Foreign Language Program Designer & Teacher Grades 4 – 6 (Spanish, Japanese, and Portuguese)

Chester County Schools:  Chester, South Carolina 5th Grade

Student Teaching:  Wayne County and Holmes County Grades 4th and 6th

Ashland City Schools:  1st Grade Field Experiences and Elementary Foreign Language Spanish Pilot Program

Girl Scout Camp Ledgewood and Jewish Community Center:  Akron Grades K-2 Summer Senior Camp Counselor

Hobbies:  Swimming, Tennis, Exercising, Cooking, Traveling