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Ms. Ashley Payne
Welcome!!! I am excited to be your child's 1st grade teacher. This will be a great year for growing, learning and fun! This will be my 7th year teaching at South Smiths Station Elementary School. I've taught 5 great years in kindergarten and this will be my 2nd year teaching first grade.
I received my B.S and M.Ed in Elementary Education at Alabama State University...GO HORNETS!!! I am currently working on my Ed.S in Elementary Education at the University of West Alabama.
As an educator I am continuously researching for new strategies and ideas to incorporate in my classroom to enhance student learning and growth.
I look forward to having a great school year as your child's 1st grade teacher.