My name is Deana Barber. I graduated from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor and Master of Science in Elementary Education. I have been teaching since 2000. In 2012, I received National Board Certification. I also became Apple Certified in 2018. Since graduating with my Bachelor's degree in 2000, I have taught 1st grade, 2nd grade, ARI Reading Coach, Reading Recover, Creative Writing, and 3rd grade.