Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Rebecca Thompson
Born in rural North Georgia, graduating from Lakeview High School. Attended Abilene Christian University. Married John Thompson and have a son and a daughter. Also proud to be the "Nana" of six grandchildren. Five live in Tyler and 1 in Arizonia. Finished my degree at UTTyler in Elementary Education with a K endorsement and am certified to teach from 3 year old to 8th grade. Also, certified ESL.
I've taught for 23 years in Texas schools. Placements vary from Pre-k; Kindergarten; 1st; 5th grade Math and Science. Trained and taught in Reading Recovery and Dyslexia.
Returning to Tyler schools. I taught 2 years at T.J. Austin working with Dyslexia and Reading Recovery.