Meet the Media Specialist
Degrees and Certifications:
Advanced Diploma, Douglas High School, Douglas, Alabama A.A.S. Paralegal Degree, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, Alabama A.A.S. Liberal Studies. Wallace State Community College. Hanceville, Alabama BS. Elem. Ed., Athens State University, Athens, Alabama M. ED in Library and Media Science, University of West Alabama, Livingston, Alabama
Mrs. Abbi Griffin
Welcome to the library! My name is Abbi Griffin. I have been teaching for 15 years. I spent 14 years as a kindergarten teacher in Athens City Schools. I am very excited to be the new Media Specialist and Librarian for SPARK Academy! I feel extremely blessed to work in such a innovative and progressive school system that puts students first. Go Eagles! #oneAthens
I am an official Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative (AMSTI) kindergarten math trainer. I was honored to be the Julian Newman Elementary Teacher of the Year in 2014-2015. I was recgonized as the North Alabama Air Force Association Teacher of the Year for the 2016-2017 school year. I am also one of four kindergarten teachers trained as a NASA STEM educator in Alabama. I am passionate about science, math and the success of our students.