Teacher Bio
Amy Hobbs
amy.hobbs@bcsemail.org
 
Lake Eden Rock
 
 
I am excited to be teaching in the Special Education Department at Owen High School for my third year.  I received my Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1983) and more recently my Master's Degree in Special Education from Western Carolina University (2013).  I taught students with autism in Henderson County Schools from 1990-1995 and then worked with the Autism Society of North Carolina for 16 years as Regional Director and Training Specialist.  I loved my time with the Autism Society but ultimately missed teaching so found my way back to the classroom.  
 
I have lived in Western North Carolina for the past 28 years and enjoy running and hiking on trails with my dog, Buck. 

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Credentials:
BA Psychology from UNC, Chapel Hill, 1983
M.Ed. Special Education, Western Carolina University 2013

 
Certifications/Accomplishments:
K-12 Special Education
9-12 English
Outward Bound Educator's Initiative: 2014-2015
Reading Foundations, 2015
Action Based Learning, 2016



 
 
                                                    
 
 

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