My name is Elizabeth Huggins. I live in Brandon, MS. I graduated with honors from Copiah Academy in 2000. I attended Mississippi State University (2000-2004). I earned a bachelor's of science degree in Elementary Education (K-8). I have a minor in English. I am also certified to teach K-12 ELA. I taught kindergarten for 13 years. This will be my second year to teach second grade!!!! I am beyond excited!!!!! I have been a teacher at Mannsdale for 10 years. I have participated in: the Kindergarten Conference for five years, The MS Reading First Focused Instruction on Reading Skills conference, Kindergarten Reading Academy, Mississippi Teacher Renewal Institute, LETRS training, and Student Teacher Supervisory Training at the University of Southern Mississippi and Mississippi College. I have mentored and tutored after school students in grades K-3. I enjoy boating, traveling, reading, art, and music. I have a wonderful family. I married a wonderful man, Greg Huggins. We have precious three year old baby girl, Piper. I have a step daughter, Alyssa, and a stepson, Keegan. I have two brothers, two sister-in-laws, a niece and a nephew, and a sister. This year will be the best year ever!!!