Degrees and Certifications:
BA in Elementary Education from Ottawa University - Phoenix
Ms. Dawn Erickson
Hello! My name is Dawn Erickson. I'm so excited to be a part of Cartersville Primary teaching First Grade. I am starting my 19th year of teaching and 4 of those years have been in Cartersville City Schools. I have Bachelor of Arts Degree in Elementary Education from Ottawa University in Phoenix. Prior to teaching First Grade at CPS, I taught Pre-K at Kids and Company, and at several other private schools. I have also taught First and Second grade in Arizona.
I was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona. My family and I moved to Georgia in 2003. There will always be a special place in my heart for the desert, but I LOVE the seasons and the weather in Georgia! I have two beautiful daughters. My oldest, Maddie, is 21 and working on an apprenticeship. My youngest, Ella, is a senior in high school. I enjoy crafting and trying new ideas on pinterest. My new favorite project is refinishing wood furniture. I love spending time with my family, traveling, coffee, Pinterest, and watching movies.
I am SUPER excited about getting to know you and your child this year. We are going to learn so much, and may even have some fun along the way. I am REALLY looking forward to helping your child grow their LOVE for learning.
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