Directory of Teacher Education Graduates 2015

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 have completed our teacher education program, either as an undergraduate or graduate student. 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 for each candidate is available to you upon request. Please contact Mrs. Jane Stewart at jane.stewart@covenant.edu or 706.419.1407 to request a file.

 

Career Summit 2016

Career Summit takes place on Thursday and Friday, March 3-4, 2016. This event is designed to allow administrators to meet and participate in group interviews with our pre-service teachers.

 


 

Teacher Candidates with a Bachelor of Arts Degree

 

Ashley E. Bates

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Ashley would prefer to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S. or in the Western U.S.

Contact her at 719.290.6157 or aebates3@gmail.com.

 

Hannah E. Carroll

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Hannah would prefer to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S.

Her extracurricular interests include teaching dance.

Contact her at: 706.512.7674 or hannahcarroll@comcast.net.

Emily C. Clark

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood
Minor: Spanish

Emily prefers to teach in Chattanooga, TN but is also open to locating in the Northeastern U.S. or internationally, particularly in Spain.

She is most interested in teaching upper elementary Spanish or ESL.

Her extracurricular interests include music, yearbook, photography, and coaching gymnastics.

Contact her at 401.523.7626 or emily.christiana.clark@gmail.com.

Hattie G. Corbett

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood
Minor: Community Development

Hattie is willing to locate anywhere, including an international setting.

Contact her at 423.619.0828 or httcrbtt4@gmail.com.

 

Kara M. Cordes

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Kara prefers to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area but is also willing to locate in the Southern U.S. or elsewhere in the U.S.

She prefers grades PreK-2. Her extracurricular interests include newspaper and drama.

Contact her at 309.648.1330 or KaraChristiansen2@gmail.com.

 

 

 

Rebekah J. DeVries

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood
Minor: Sociology

Rebekah prefers to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/ northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S. or in Michigan. She prefers grades K-2.

Contact her at 616.214.9056 or rebekahjoy9793@aol.com.

 

Rachel M. Holland

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Rachel prefers to locate in Chattanooga, TN but is willing to locate elsewhere in the Southern U.S. or anywhere, including internationally.

She has a particular interest in Special Education but is willing to teach any grade.

Her extracurricular interests include coaching basketball and swimming.

Contact her at 813.482.4898 or rachelholland1993@gmail.com.

Hannah G. Jackson

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood
Minor: Psychology

Hannah is willing to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S. or in the Northeastern U.S.

Her extracurricular interests include music, drama, student clubs, and yearbook.

Contact her at 860.942.2499 or hannah.glenister.jackson@gmail.com.

Katie C. Nye

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Katie prefers to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S.

She has a particular interest in inclusion classrooms but is willing to teach any grade.

Her extracurricular interests include student clubs.

Contact her at 706.836.7424 or katiecnye@gmail.com.

Megan V. Pennington

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Megan prefers to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area or elsewhere in the Southern U.S. or in the Northeastern U.S.

Her extracurricular interests include coaching soccer, student clubs, and musicals.

Contact her at 215.622.8113 or mvpennington27@gmail.com.

Hannah R. Stevens

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Hannah prefers to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area but is also willing to locate elsewhere in the Southern U.S. or in the Midwestern U.S. or internationally.

Her extracurricular interests include student clubs.

Contact her at 704.778.7320 or hannahrstevens92@gmail.com.

Morgan T. Strennen

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Morgan would prefer to teach in the Anne Arundel County Public Schools in MD, but is also open to teaching in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area.

She prefers grades K, 3, and 5. Her extracurricular interests include coaching softball.

Contact her at 443.873.8095 or jpmorgan19@comcast.net.

Kari A. Winston

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Kari prefers to locate in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area.

She prefers grades 3-5. Her extracurricular interests include coaching soccer or basketball.

Contact her at 423.580.2250 or alexondria2011@hotmail.com.

 


 

Teacher Candidates with a Bachelor of Science Degree

This program is designed to enable paraprofessionals to earn a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. For the most part, these graduates reside in the Chattanooga/north Georgia area and plan to remain in this area. However, there are exceptions so please see specific location preferences listed for each graduate.

 

Tasha L. Allen

Date Available: July, 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Tasha prefers to teach in the northwest GA area.

Contact her at 706.618.9084 or tashaharris2319@gmail.com.

 

Glenda M. Broom

Date Available: January, 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Glenda prefers to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area and prefers grades 3-5.

Her extracurricular interests include music, chorus, and drama.

Contact her at 423.718.7480 or gmbroom@hotmail.com.

Tammy L. Hales

Date Available: January, 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Tammy prefers to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area.

Her extracurricular interests include student clubs and yearbook.

Contact her at 706.346.7901 or tammyhales@rocketmail.com.

Amber L. Proctor

Date Available: January, 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Amber prefers to teach in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area.

Her extracurricular interests include coaching basketball.

Contact her at 423.463.6339 or amber.proctor58@gmail.com.

Casey A. Serritt

Date Available: January, 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Casey prefers to teach in the northwest GA area, particularly in Gordon County or Calhoun City Schools.

Her extracurricular interests include heading up the yearbook design committee.

Contact her at 470.334.6417 or caseyserritt@gcbe.org.

Rebecca A. Theros

Date Available: January, 2015
Certification Field: Early Childhood Education, P-5
Major: Elementary Education Early Childhood

Rebecca prefers to teach in the northwest GA area.

Her extracurricular interests include helping with an autism support group.

Contact her at 706.847.7201 or rebecca_theros@whitfield.k12.ga.us.

 


 

Teacher Candidates
with a Master of Arts in Teaching Degree

 

Chelsea M. Burden

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: English, 6-12
Undergraduate Degree: B.A. in English, Covenant College, May 2014

Chelsea is seeking a position in the Chattanooga, TN/northwest GA area.

She prefers to teach grades 6-12 English, but also is interested in teaching Bible and German.

Her extracurricular interests include yearbook, newspaper, and German club.

Contact her at 678.469.2672 or chelseaburden22@gmail.com.

Mary E. Buys

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: Middle Grades, 4-8, with Concentrations in Mathematics and Language Arts
Undergraduate Degree: B.A. in Education Studies, Covenant College, May 2014

Mary prefers to locate in the Western U.S. and prefers teaching 6th grade Mathematics.

Her extracurricular interests include coaching girls soccer.

Contact her at 507.227.4868 or mary.buys.mb@gmail.com.

Grace R. Hooper

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: History, 6-12
Undergraduate Degree: B.A. in History, Covenant College, May 2014

Grace is willing to locate anywhere, including in an international setting.

She prefers to teach grades 9-12 History. Her extracurricular interests include coaching soccer or softball.

Contact her at 615.720.0542 or grhooper8@gmail.com.

Naomi B. Schindler

Date Available: July 2015
Certification Field: French, P-12
Undergraduate Degree: B.A. in French, Covenant College, May 2014

Naomi is willing to teach anywhere in the U.S.

Her extracurricular interests include student government and yearbook.

Contact her at 828.318.3644 or naomibschindler@gmail.com.