Degrees and Certifications:
BS in Applied Learning and Development 1-8 Elementary Education 1-8 English as a Second Language 1-8 Gifted and Talented
Mrs. Laura Smith
Hello! My name is Laura Smith. I will be teaching 5th grade Reading and Language Arts. I graduated from The University of Texas at Austin. This will be my 26th year teaching. My goal is to instill the joy of reading and help your child become a life long learner.
I have been married for 25 years. My husband's name is Chad. I have two children, Julia and Tyler. I have one fur baby, Buddy. Julia recently graduated from The University of Alabama and got married to Kyle. They are living in New York City. Tyler is attending Sam Houston State University and enjoys playing disc golf. Buddy is 11 years old and enjoys going on walks.
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