Shannon Watkins
Office Phone:  985-474-8459
Room Number:  309
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Friday, June 23, 2017 
5:12 AM 

Ms. Watkins is currently the Communication/ Technology Specialist for Independence Magnet School.  This is her sixth year in this position.  She taught a 4th grade class for 7 years, was administrative assistant for 2 years, and served as a curriculum coach for 2 years.  This is her 16th year with TPSS. 

Ms. Watkins has a BA, M. Ed., and Masters plus 30 from Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, La.  She is certified to teach elementary grades 1-8.  She is also certified in administration, technology leadership, technology facilitation, English as a Second Language, Reading, Computer Literacy, and as a teacher leader. Ms. Watkins is currently a doctoral student at SLU with an anticipated graduation date in 2019. 
In her spare time, Ms. Watkins loves sports, computers, and reading.  Her favorite football team is the New Orleans Saints!  She also loves family vacations at the beach.  On a personal note, Ms. Watkins has 4 children and 5 grandchildren. 
Here's to a rewarding school year!!  :-)   
 Providing a technology based learning environment that will prepare all students to meet the challenges of education, work, and life in a global community.
Education is the most powerful weapon
which you can use to change the world.

Nelson Mandela