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Kim Smiley

K-12 Gifted and Talented

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About Me

Educational History:

I graduated from Friona High School in 1979.  I  attended Wayland Baptist University for one year and transferred to Texas Tech University.  I graduated from Texas Tech University in 1982. I received my Kindergarten endorsement from WTAMU.  

Degrees and Certifications:

I have a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics with a Kindergarten Endorsement from West Texas University.  I have an ESL Certification.  I have 30 hours of Gifted Education.

Professional Development:

I have over 30 hours of Gifted and Talented credit.  I have attended the TAGT conference.  I attend technology workshops when needed.

Current Position:

I started teaching in Friona in 1986.  This is my 28th year in the Friona school system. I taught Home Economics 1 year and then I began teaching Kindergarten.  I have taught Kindergarten for 24 years and am now teaching Gifted and Talented K-5.

Previous Position:

I started teaching in September 1983.  I taught Home Economics in Dimmitt, Texas for 2 years.  I taught kindergarten for 24 years.  I have been teaching Gifted and Talented the last 6 years.

Family Information:

My husband is Mitchell Smiley.  My husband and I both graduated from Friona High.  He is the Farm Bureau Manager in Friona.  We got married in 1983.  We have 5 children.  They all went to Friona and graduated as a Friona Chieftain.

Personal Information:

I love to do things with my family.   I also love to play the piano.  I have played for the Friona Choir under the direction of Allison Johnston and John Bonner.

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