Congratulations to Mrs. Crump, our Teacher of the Month for April!
Mrs. Williams-Crump grew up in Clarksville Tennessee and graduated from Clarksville High School where she excelled in academics and played basketball, softball, and track and field.She attended college in Nashville Tennessee at Tennessee State University, Home of the Tigers.Go Big Blue!She received a B.S. in HPER&D and her M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction.After Graduation, she moved to Houston, Texas to teach.
Mrs. Williams-Crump started her teaching career in the Alief Independent school District working with third graders. She later transferred to the Houston Independent School District where she has been for 8 years and currently teaches Pre- Kindergarten.“Teaching is something I have always been very passionate about.I knew at a young age that it was a career I would enjoy as an adult.Watching children discover and learn makes me very happy.Teaching is not an easy profession, but is very rewarding.I believe there is a special place in Heaven for educators.”While living in Houston Mrs. Crump met her husband Gregory Crump and they are now expecting a little one of their own.She feels truly blessed.Mrs. Crump has served in the education field for 13 years and looks forward to many more.The motto that she lives by is:“The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds.”