Degrees and Certifications:
Ashere' Thigpen, Fifth Grade Team Leader & AVID Coordinator
College(s): UTPA Undergrad, UTA Masters, UNT Principal Certification
Teaching History: Humble ISD 3rd and 5th grade, Richardson ISD 4th grade, Plano ISD: Aldridge Elementary 5th grade, Jackson Elementary Instructional Specialist
Family: My parents are here in Dallas along with my older sister, Amber and her family, my baby brother Matthew and his family, my little sister in in OKC with her family. And I live here in Plan and have a 9 year old daughter at Huffman.
Interests/Hobbies Outside of School: Reading, sports, shopping on Amazon Prime
Why did you want to start the IB PYP at Huffman? I believe in the IB mission and want to be part of this journey in faciliating understanding of this complex and interdependent world. Students in IB PYP are encouraged to foster their natural curiosity and become responsible caring global citizens.