Degrees and Certifications:
BS Elementary Education, Loyola University MS Reading, Loyola University EdS Curriculum and Instruction, Piedmont College Reading Endorsement Dyslexia Endorsement
Ms. Allison Nelson
Hello! My name is Allison Nelson. I have been teaching for 23 years and this will be my 13th year at Cartersville Primary School. I have taught first grade for 12 years. This year I will be teaching reading EIP. I love teaching. It is one of the most interesting jobs a person can have. Students come into my classroom at the beginning of the school year full of curiosity and I have the opportunity to inspire their learning over the course of the year. The growth that occurs is a combination of parental support, student effort, and quality instruction. One of the most important relationships is between parents and teachers--an open line of communication is the key to success.
I have two children currently in Cartersville City Schools. Elizabeth and William attend Cartersville High School. My oldest child, Davis attends Auburn University. As a parent, I understand the importance of the parent/teacher relationship, so I strive to have an open dialogue with the parents of my students. I look forward to a wonderful year teaching reading in First Grade!
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