Ms. Jasmine L. Thomas is currently a third grade teacher at Abney Elementary in Slidell, Louisiana. Prior to joining Abney, she was granted early acceptance into the Teach for America Corp Program, and taught second grade students at a KIPP School in Memphis, Tennessee. Before taking off to fulfill her calling, Ms. Thomas completed her Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education with Endorsements in Mathematics, Reading, and Social Studies at The University of Southern Mississippi. She holds a Masters in Educational Leadership from Grand Canyon University.
Ms. Thomas believes that her biggest calling is to minister to children in the field of education. She has a wealth of experience in the classroom as a general and special education teacher as well as an interventionist. Ms. Thomas has even had the chance to teach in London. Ms. Thomas absolutely loves to help children in learning, but her biggest push is to give students the individualized instruction they need to succeed in the classroom and beyond.
Aside from educating the youth, she enjoys traveling world-wide, thrift shopping, reading, and making others laugh!