Shawnna - Elementary Teacher
Shawnna Abrams is originally from Baltimore, MD and recently relocated to North Carolina. She loves the friendly and welcoming atmosphere of Raleigh and is happy to be a member of the Learn with the Best School family!
This great teacher graduated from Frostburg State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She returned to school, attending the University of Maryland, to earn a Master of Education in Special Education in 2000. She has been working with children with mild to severe disabilities since her graduation and loves having the opportunity to be a part of the journey of learning.
Shawnna has a wonderful family which includes her husband, 4 children, 1 dog and 1 cat. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, dancing and spending time with her family.
Her educational philosophy is that all children are unique individuals and that their educational setting should be interesting and engaging to encourage ongoing learning. Her goal is to support overall growth in academics, social skills and emotional well- being. She works to individualize lessons and activities to address individual learning styles and interests. She also strives to create and maintain a structured environment where students are encouraged to succeed.