Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. - Home Economics M.S. - Home Economics Middle School - English Middle School - Social Studies Elementary 1-6 Reading Specialist - K-12 Ed.Specialist - Leadership
Ms. Yvonne Turner
My name is Yvonne Turner and I am a 25-year veteran teacher.
I always ask people what they want to be when they grow up. If anybody asked me I would have to tell them that "I am still trying to find the right path for me to follow." I gain power and knowledge every time I enroll in another class. Therefore, I am continuously in school taking classes to better myself.
I have a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics with a Minor in Business Administration from North Dakota State University. I only stayed out of school for three years before I yearned to be back in a classroom taking classes. I received a Masters of Arts in Education from Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia. Hampton is one of the oldest Black Institutions (HBCU) in the United States. While completing my M.A. I also attended Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Virginia where I received my teaching certification. After finishing school at Hampton University and Norfolk State University I attended The University of Saint Thomas in Minneapolis, Minnesota where I obtained my Educational Specialists degree. I have finished my coursework in Reading from Concordia University in Saint Paul, MN.
I have been given the opportunity to teach English/Language Arts to 7th-grade scholars in the Global Arts Plus Community. I look forward to this opportunity.