Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors Degree in Development and Family Studies 2015 Masters Degree in Education, Specializing in Special Education 2020
Samantha Baker is new to Beverly Elementary School for the 2020-2021 school year. Samantha is a Special Education teacher in the ELC class at Beverly. Although Samantha is only in her 2nd year of teaching, she has many years of experience in the field of Special Education. Samantha graduated from University of North Texas with her Bachelor's degree in Development and Family Studies in 2015, and immediately continued her education and achieved her Masters degree specializing in Special Education with a concentration in Mild and Moderate Disabilities in 2020. Samantha has a passion for teaching learners with exceptionalities and spent many years prior to teaching providing Applied Behavior Analysis therapy to children with autism in both a clinic and in-home setting. When not teaching, Samantha enjoys the outdoors, live music, and spending time with her family and friends. Samantha is looking forward to the 2020-2021 school year and is very happy to be a Bobcat!