West Monroe High School
Louisiana Tech University
Northeast Louisiana University
Southeastern Louisiana University
B.A. (Elementary Education)
M.Ed. (Elementary Education)
Master’s Degree Plus 30 Graduate Hours
Ed.S. (Educational Administration)
Certifications: Elementary Grades 1-8, Parish or City Supervisor of Instruction, Principal
Professional Improvement Program (PIPS) – Louisiana Department of Education
SPUR (Special Plan to Upgrade Reading) Livingston Parish, Louisiana Department of Educaton.
I began teaching first grade at Highland Elementary in January 2009. January 2020 marks my 30th year of teaching, 27 of which have been in Ouachita Parish.
I began my teaching career at Swayze Elementary in Ouachita Parish. I taught third grade for one year, and first grade for 5 years at Swayze. My husband, Chet, and I moved to Baton Rouge, Louisiana for him to attend law school. While in Baton Rouge, I taught first grade for 3 years at Southside Elementary School in Livingston Parish. Following Chet’s graduation, we returned to West Monroe. I taught first grade at Kiroli Elementary for 9 years. When our son was born. I then became a stay-at- home mom for a number of years. I returned to teaching in 2009 at Highland Elementary, I have been at Highland for 11 years.
I have been married to Chet (Chester A. Bradley, III) for 43 years. Chet is an attorney, practicing Personal Injury Law. We have one child, a son, Chester A. (Cab) Bradley, IV who is a 3rd year dental student. at Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health at A.T. Still University, in St. Louis Missouri.
I love teaching and spending the day with first graders! When I’m not teaching, I enjoy gardening, teaching Sunday School, spending time at the beach, and most of all spending time with my husband and son!