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My 1:1 Pedagogy Statement:



It is my belief that our classrooms are a place where students come to learn how to learn.  My classroom is a student-centered, interactive, collaborative, hub for authentic learning.  I believe that all students can learn when provided strategies and tools that engage them in higher-order thinking.  


As a teacher, I will guide my students to become college and career ready.  Students will develop P21 skills, steadily work their way up to more complex tasks and take ownership for their own learning by being active participants in classroom activities and by regularly self-assessing to determine where they are in relation to the learning goals and objectives.  Through the integration of 1:1 technology, students will be fully engaged, building their own knowledge through inquiry, and real-world experiences.


        Kim Howard



 
About Me:
This is my 5th year in the Reeds Spring School District.
I taught for 24 years in Midwest City, Oklahoma before moving to Branson.
I am a National Board Certified Teacher and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma!  GO SOONERS!
 
My husband, Eddie plays drums for the Legends In Concert Show in Branson, which brought us to the area.  I have one son, Tabor who is a Junior at RSHS.  I also have two daughters.  My youngest daughter, Brooke and son-in-law, Matt live in Branson with our new grandbaby,Paisley.  Brooke is attending College of the Ozarks.  My oldest daughter, Arielle and son-in-law, Tyler still live in Oklahoma.
 
We love living in the Ozarks!