Yvonne Boone

Phone: (816) 316-7989

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Degrees and Certifications:

Yvonne Boone

Kindergarten Teacher

 

Years of Teaching Experience:

20 years

 Educational background

Masters of Arts in Teaching, Early Childhood Education, Norfolk State University, 2002

Teaching Certification in Early Childhood Education, NK-4, Norfolk State University, 1994

Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications, 1986

 

Awards

Teacher of the Year, 2005-2006

STAR Mentor Award, 2005

Student Mentorship Program, 2005-2008

Mildred Artis After-School Academy, 2001-2007

Local and National Reading Council, 2001-2007

Teacher Mentor, 2000-2007

Leadership Team, 2000-2007

CHROME-NASA Academy Volunteer Award, 1999

Norfolk Public School and Old Dominion University Professional Development School Clinical Faculty Member, 1999

Hospitality Committee Chairperson, 1997, Co-Chair 1998-2005

CHROME Sponsor, 1996-2007

 

Why I Chose Education as My Career of Choice

I wanted to become a teacher to be able to make a positive difference on the future of children. Teaching is fulfilling challenge for stimulating the next generation to become lifelong learners.

 

Personal Interests

In my spare time, I enjoy bowling, traveling, listening to Jazz, eating seafood and assisting older adults with their daily activities.