Faculty Friday feat. Mrs. Eves
We are excited to feature our CKS veteran 1st grade teacher Mrs. Betty Eves for this week’s Faculty Friday. She instructs her class with the voice of an angel and has an energy to match her students and get them excited for learning. Read more about this pizza-loving, real-life hero and why she loves CKS.
B.S. Elementary Education K-6, Specific Learning Disabilities K-12, Exceptional Student Education K-12
What do you teach at CKS?
What is the most valuable lesson you've learned while teaching?
Teaching has taught me to be more patient.
What is your favorite food?
Without a doubt-PIZZA!
What are your hidden talents?
I’m a pretty good cook!
What is one interesting fact about you?
I once saved someone’s life using CPR.
What is your dream vacation?
My dream vacation is to go on an African Safari.
What do you consider your greatest accomplishment?
I think my greatest accomplishment is raising our two children together with my husband. We couldn’t be more proud of who they have become.
What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
In my spare time I enjoy traveling, reading, cooking, boating and scuba diving.
When you were in Kindergarten, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I’ve always wanted to be a teacher!
What is your favorite classroom activity/project? Why?
I very much enjoy putting on our First Grade Mother’s Day Tea. It’s so much fun hosting our moms and making them feel special and appreciated. Our students work so hard to get our classroom ready. It’s such a special day for us all.
What is one thing you want your students to take away from this school year?
I want my students to realize how much they can make a difference in the lives of others.
Why do you teach?
It’s so much fun to be around children!
Why do you love CKS?
I love CKS because together, we make the world a better place.
Want to learn more about our 1st grade program? Click here to find out.