Samantha Parker

e2L Certified eGROWE Coach

samantha@engage2learn.org

Samantha is an e2L eGROWE certified coach.

Her previous professional experience includes teaching kindergarten and third grade, as well as grades 6 – 8 using the engage2learn Framework at STEAM Middle School in Burleson, Texas.

Samantha holds a Bachelor’s of Science from Texas Christian University, Principal Certification, Gifted and Talented Certification, and a Master’s in Educational Leadership from Dallas Baptist University.

Samantha has successfully implemented student-centered learning using the e2L Best Practices with a focus in STEM education, gifted students, arts and special education students. She has been able to practice and explore the e2L learning framework in order to ensure students exemplify progress, growth and a passion for discovering their passions.

Career Highlights & Experience

Career Milestones

  • Served as an elementary teacher serving diverse student needs achieving results in all subject areas in grades: Kindergarten and Third Grade
  • Implemented the e2L Framework to leverage learning and future ready skills
  • Designer of professional learning aligned to district standards
  • Teacher of the Year | STEAM Middle School, Burleson ISD
  • Teacher of the Year | Norwood Elementary, Burleson ISD
  • ASCD Teach to Lead Participant

Past Experience

  • Taught in grades: Kindergarten, 3rd, 6th, 7th, 8th
  • Five years teaching experience
  • Served in Burleson ISD
  • Grade Level Lead: 6th & 8th
  • Campus e2L Coach
  • RtI specialist
  • Middle School Interventionist, Reading & Mathematics

Education & Certifications

  • M.A. Educational Leadership | Dallas Baptist University
  • B.S. Communications | Texas Christian University
  • Principal Certification
  • 4 – 8 Core Subjects Certification
  • EC – 6 Generalist Certification
  • ESL Certified
  • Gifted and Talented Certification