All About Mrs. Collins
Degrees and Certifications:
BA Elementary Education from UNCW- 2005 MAEd Instructional Technology from ECU- 2015
Hello Everyone! My name is Kat and I am the Digital Learning and Teaching Facilitator for both Dixon Elementary and Dixon High School. This is my 6th year as a Digital Learning and Teaching Facilitator for Onslow County Schools. I support both teachers and students on using digital resources with instruction. Prior to what I am doing now I taught grades 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grades for 8 years. I taught in Pitt County for 2 years and 6 years in Onslow County.
I am from Jacksonville, NC and have been living in Surf City for 10 years. My father was a Marine and my family was lucky to stay put in Jacksonville, which is rare! I am a JHS graduate, and as shown in my Education I am a former Seahawk and Pirate! I have been married since 2005 and we have a son, Paden, who is in first grade!
I am a JHS gradute (2000) and stayed in Jacksonville for college and attended CCCC. I graduated from CCCC (2003) and attended UNCW (2005) where I earned my Bachelor's in Elementary Education. In 2013 I went back to school and attended ECU (2015) and earned my Master's of Education in Instructional Technology.
2005-2006- Sam D. Bundy Elementary School (3rd Grade)
2006-2007- Eastern Elementary School (2nd Grade)
2007-2013- Carolina Forest Elementary School (4th Grade)
Model Schools Convention 2010
North Carolina Association for the Gifted and Talented Conference, Presenter
North Carolina Technology in Education Society, Presenter
Member of the 2016-2017 NC Digital Leaders Coaching Network with the Friday Institute