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Becky Locke's Profile

Name:

Becky Locke

Elementary Couselor

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Contact Info:

Work Phone:

870-429-9207

About Me

Educational History:

Clarendon High School-Clarendon, Arkansas

Bachelor of Science in Education-Elementary Education-Arkansas State University

Gifted and Talented Education-University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Master of Arts in Education-Elementary School Counseling-Western Kentucky University

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors in Elementary Education

Master of Arts in Elementary School Counseling

Gifted and Talented Education Certification

Current Position:

The 2018-2019 school year is my second year at Valley Springs.   I am the Valley Springs Elementary Counselor for grade K-4. 

Previous Position:

My education career has included teaching in grades 4 and 5.   I also have 8 years of experience in Gifted and Talented Education.   14 years of my career have been in counseling.   I have  worked with emotionally disturbed childen in an elementary alternative classroom.   My career began in east central Arkansas where I taught gifted students in 4 small school districts including Clarendon, Holly Grove, Marvell and Barton.   I left the state for a short period of time and taught 4th grade in Kentucky.  I spent one year in the Dollarway School district when we moved back to Arkansas counseling and teaching gifted students.   In 1993, we moved to Carroll County where I began teaching at Green Forest.   While there, I taught 4th and 5th grade and gifted and talented.   I spent 8 years as Elementary Counselor and started an alternative program for emotionally disturbed children.  I also worked with high school students at Alpena in an alternative program.   I was elementary counselor at Alpena for 4 years.

Family Information:

I have been married to my husband Tony for 33 years.   I have 2 adult daughters, Nicole and Jordan.   Nicole is the proud mommy of 6 energetic kiddos.   

Tony and I have recently relocated to the Valley Springs area.   We have a beagle named Sadie and a cat named Steve that are in charge!!

Personal Information:

I love flea market shopping and making old things new again.   Crafting is also a hobby of mine and I love to visit craft shows.