I am into my twenty-third year of teaching this year. This will be my fifteenth year as part of the Booth family I am a native of Georgia and have a passion for teaching state history. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in History, a Master’s Degree in Interrelated Special Education, and an Educational Specialist Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. I also have a gifted endorsement, SCIOP training, and I am both Teach 21 and MEI certified. I am married to Jonathan Blanchard and have two beautiful girls, Maddie and Katie. I enjoy reading, travelling, and hiking with the family.