Wednesday, March 19, 2014

"Except for parents, no one is more important to children's futures than their teachers." -
Kate Walsh

My name is Liz Blackwell and I teach pre-kindergarten at Fair Elementary.  I earned my Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education at Mississippi State University.  I have been teaching for 7 years.  I taught second and third grade in the Oktibbeha County School District for five years and pre-kindergarten in the Louisville Municipal School District for two years.
I have been married to Corey Blackwell for five years and we have a two year old son, Ryan.  I attend the Church of Christ in Philadelphia.  I like watching movies, shopping, going to the beach, and spending time with my family and friends.

Lyndsey O’Nan
I earned my teaching degree at Mississippi State in 2008. This is my sixth year to teach. My husband’s name is Aaron and we have a two year old daughter named Keeley. I am a huge Mississippi State fan!!

Dinah Smith
My teaching career spans  25 years in first and  second grades, having taught Kindergarten the last three years  at Fair. I graduated from Mississippi State with a Bachelors and Masters degree in elementary education and have been a National Board Certified Teacher since 2003. I am married and have one daughter who is in nursing school. I am a member of South Louisville Baptist Church where I serve as  leader of  the Youth Bible Drill team and VBS Director.

Robin Thompson
My husband's name is Doug Thompson.  We have three wonderful children together, Amanda (31 years old), Jake (21 years old), Josh (21 years old).  I also have one grandchild, Hadley Elizabeth Thomas, who is 3 years old. My husband and I also have two pets, BB which is our dog, and Snickers our cat. I have been teaching for 15 years and this is my first year serving with Fair Elementary.  In my time off I enjoy reading, swimming, cruising. and relaxing with my family.