Neisha Griffin is a new ATC teacher from Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Neisha graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello with a Bachelor of Arts and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a Master of Education. Neisha will be teaching Art at Anna Strong in the fall.
For five years, Neisha worked as a child care provider and a private tutor. As a tutor, Neisha:
- Planned individual learning activities,
- Generated and administered individualized assessments, and
- Recorded observational notes of each child’s progress for the parents.
Neisha was also a K-5 substitute teacher in the Little Rock area.
Having been a substitute teacher, Neisha has witnessed the physical and emotional needs of the children in the areas ATC serves. Neisha has learned to “appreciate and embrace the opportunities to better the lives of others.”