Directory of Teacher Education Graduates 2017

The purpose of the Teacher Education Program at Covenant College is to prepare competent and compassionate teachers who practice their profession according to biblical guidelines in diverse educational settings. Candidates develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to become teachers who model life-long learning and faithful service to God as change-agents in society.

 

Procedures

The following teacher candidates are completing our teacher education program, either as undergraduate or graduate students. Contact information for each candidate is provided so that you may contact them directly regarding teaching opportunities.

 

The Covenant College Teacher Education Program is approved by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). An electronic credential file is created in the spring for each candidate and is available to you upon request. Please contact Mrs. Meredith Tudor at meredith.tudor@covenant.edu or 706.419.1407 to request a file.

 

Career Summit 2017

Career Summit takes place on Thursday and Friday, March 2-3, 2017. We are offering a new and restructured schedule this year where you will have opportunity to present your school to our teacher candidates as well as to individually interview candidates. Please consider attending this event!

 


 

Teacher Candidates with a Bachelor of Arts Degree

 

Madison M. Ambrose

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Madison is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

He would prefer to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area.

His extracurricular interests include yearbook and student clubs. 

Contact him at: 423.580.5096 or madison.ambrose@covenant.edu.

Amanda V. Board

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Amanda is graduating from Covenant in May of 2016 and will then spend a year pursuing an M.Ed. in Special Education at Georgia College and State University.

She would like to find a Special Education teaching position in summer of 2017.

Her extracurricular interests include music and coaching volleyball. 

Contact her at: 912.306.0891 or aboard36@gmail.com.

Sara N. Bristol

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Sara is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

She is willing to teach anywhere in the Southern, Midwestern or Northeastern U.S.

Sara prefers to teach grades K-5.

Her extracurricular interests include craft club. 

Contact her at: 203.751.3641 or sara.bristol@covenant.edu.

Forrest D. Hunter

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Forrest is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

He would prefer to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S.

His extracurricular interests include coaching baseball. 

Contact him at: 239.338.8215 or forrest.hunter@covenant.edu.

Brittany A. King

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood
Minor: Missions

Brittany is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

She would like to teach in Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA or elsewhere in the Southern U.S., but she is willing to locate anywhere in the U.S. or abroad.

Her extracurricular interests include art, clubs, and yearbook. 

Contact her at: 954.258.5898 or brittany.king@covenant.edu.

Rebekah A. Mays

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood
Minor: French

Rebekah graduated May of 2016 and is spending a year finishing her major in French from Covenant College.

She is willing to locate anywhere in the U.S. or abroad.

Rachel would prefer to teach grades K-3 or French at any level.

Her extracurricular interests include tutoring and student clubs. 

Contact her at: 423.653.8559 or rebekah.mays@covenant.edu.

Bailey M. Perry

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Bailey is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

She would like to teach in Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA or Texas.

Her extracurricular interests include soccer. 

Contact her at: 832.216.1022 or bailey.perry@covenant.edu.

Andrea H. Roylston

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Andrea is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

She would like to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area.

Her extracurricular interests include soccer. 

Contact her at: 864.704.9773 or andrea.hunt@covenant.edu.

Christian-Emilee Vining

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Christian-Emilee is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

She would like to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area.

Her extracurricular interests include sports, clubs, yearbook, newspaper and before/after school care. 

Contact her at: 205.381.6022 or christianemilee.vining@covenant.edu.

Kaitlyn A. Winking

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Kaitlyn is graduating from Covenant in May of 2017.

She would like to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S.

Kaitlyn prefers to teach grades K-3.

Her extracurricular interests include coaching soccer. 

Contact her at: 573.855.7248 or kaitlyn.winking@covenant.edu.

 


 

Teacher Candidates
with a Master of Arts in Teaching Degree

 

Rachel E. Buys

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: English, 6-12
Undergraduate Degree: English & Sociology

Rachel graduated from Covenant College with a B.A. in English & Sociology in May 2016. 

She is willing to locate anywhere in the U.S. or abroad.

Her extracurricular interests include coaching volleyball or soccer.

Contact her at: 507.227.6206 or rachel.buys@covenant.edu.

Daniel A. Kubin

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: History, 6-12
Undergraduate Degree: History

Daniel graduated from Covenant College with a B.A. in History in May 2016. 

He would like to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area, but is willing to teach anywhere in the U.S. or abroad.

Daniel prefers to teach in the upper grades of high school.

His extracurricular interests include coaching basketball and soccer.

Contact him at: 706.280.3282 or daniel.kubin@covenant.edu.

Brian H. Van Dyke

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: History, 6-12
Undergraduate Degree: Philosophy

Brian graduated from Covenant College with a B.A. in Philosophy in May 2015.

He prefers to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area or the Southern US; however, he is willing to teach anywhere in the U.S. or abroad.

Brian prefers to teach 9th-12th grade history.

His extracurricular interests include coaching soccer, philosophy club and debate club.

Contact him at: 864.640.6950 or brian.vandyke@covenant.edu.

Paul S. Smallman

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: Music, P-12
Undergraduate Degree: Music

Paul graduated from Covenant College with a B.A. in Music in May 2013.

He is seeking a position in the Chattanooga, TN/Northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern/Western/Northeastern U.S.

Paul prefers to teach high school music (choir) or Bible.

His extracurricular interests include film/video editing, songwriting or original music club, musical theater, guitar, and coaching soccer.

Contact him at: 443.955.0986 or paul.smallman@covenant.edu.

Drew S. Nelson

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: French, P-12
Undergraduate Degree: French

Drew graduated from Covenant College with a B.A. in French in May 2016. 

He would like to teach somewhere in the Eastern U.S.

Drew prefers to teach in the high school French.

His extracurricular interests include language club, global club and video game club.

Contact him at: 704.989.7431 or drew.nelson@covenant.edu.

Tim A. James

Date Available: July 2017
Certification Field: History, 6-12
Undergraduate Degree: History

Tim graduated from Covenant College with a B.A. in History in May 2016.

He is willing to teach anywhere in the U.S. or abroad.

Tim prefers to teach U.S. or World History.

His extracurricular interests include yearbook, newspaper and drama.

Contact him at: 540.467.4176 or tim.james@covenant.edu.