HS English Grades 10, 11, 12
I graduated from Valliant High School
I recieved my college BS degree from Southeastern Oklahoma State University of Oklahoma
I have worked on master classes from East Centeral University, and Southeastern Oklahoma State University of Oklahoma
I attended the Oklahoma Engage teacher conferences in August 2022 at Durant High School
I participated in the Oklahoma English Education conference & workshops in October 2022 at Tulsa University
I continue build my professional development through online courses, reading articles, watching videos and working with others in my field of studies.
I have been married to Brent Whitaker for 46 years. We have three sons that graduated from Rock Creek Schools. My husband and son raise show pigs. I enjoy my dogs and cats along with watching birds and other animals outside.
I have five grandchildren and three of them are currently enrolled in Rock Creek schools.
We have lived in the Rock Creek School district for 31 years. I have been teaching for 33 years. I had retired from Calera Schools, after teaching junior high English for 16 years. I enjoyed returning to the classroom after one year of retirement. It has been a great adventure.