Stephanie Rouser - 4th Grade
Welcome to Madison Avenue Upper Elementary. I absolutely love teaching fourth grade because of the great students and parents I encounter each year. Also, I am fortunate to have wonderful colleagues with which to work. I look forward to a prosperous and rewarding year.
About the TeacherNUMBER OF YEARS TEACHING EXPERIENCE: 35
NUMBER OF YEARS TEACHING AT MAE/MAUE: 28
OTHER EXPERIENCE: I have taught 5 years in a parochial school in MS and 2 years in DeKalb County Schools in Georgia.
EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: I received my bachelor’s degree from Viterbo College in LaCrosse, WI.
BOARDS AND COUNCILS SERVED: In 2007 I became a National Board Certified Teacher. I am a member of the Mississippi Geographic Alliance.
HOBBIES: I enjoy being with my family, dining out, traveling, shopping, reading and watching movies.
FAMILY INFORMATION: I live in Ridgeland with my husband, Bennie. Our two daughters live in Jackson and Houston, TX.
VOLUNTEER WORK/EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES: I am very active in church-related projects.
TEACHING PHILOSOPHY: I believe in helping students sharpen their creative thinking skills so they can challenge themselves to move beyond the familiar. I also believe in helping students become responsible and respectful young people so they can be viable citizens.