Degrees and Certifications:
MA-Curriculum and Instruction BA-Elementary Education Minors-Reading, Special Education Certifications-Reading, Gifted and Talented
My name is Shawna Sheppard. I received my degree from Whitworth University in Spokane, Washington. I am certified in Elementary Education (K-8), Reading (PreK-12), and Gifted Education. This is my 11th year teaching. Currently, I am currently working on my Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Boise State and should finish this September. I am originally from the Northern Idaho/Washington area. This will be my sixth year teaching 5th grade at Pepper Ridge. Before Pepper Ridge, I taught 4th grade at Siena Elemntary, Nampa, and at at a college-prep international school called Morrison Academy in Taiwan. I also taught English Language Learners (ELL) in the Boise School District.