St. Andrews Road Campus
Joined Ben Lippen Team: 2021 (Mrs. Smithson had previously been a member of the Ben Lippen faculty during the 2018-19 school year.)
Education: Charleston Southern University – B.A. in Elementary Education with minors in Psychology and Sociology
Graduated Ben Lippen School: 2006
About: Mrs. Smithson is on track for completion of the Classroom Educator Certification with the Orton Gillingham Academy in May of 2024. She will then undergo coursework and gain practicum experience to grant her certification at the Associate level.
Mrs. Smithson began her teaching career 13 years ago at a Museum Magnet school in Chattanooga, TN. She has taught both 2nd grade and Kindergarten. She is passionate about providing children with the tools they need to be confident and able to participate in any opportunity that comes their way.
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