Rebecca "Becky" Finger

                 Contact Information:
                 (704) 875-1910                 

Professional Preparation:
B.S.                       Appalachian State University
                               (Social Science, Political Science, Secondary Education)
M.Ed.                  UNC-Charlotte (Secondary Social Studies)
Certificate       Wake Forest University (AP United States History)
Certificate       UNC-Charlotte (Gifted Education)
Certificate       UNC-Charlotte (Curriculum and Instruction Specialist)

Relevant Experience:
Instructional Coach: Bridgewood Educational Services, Since 2009
K-12 Social Studies Curriculum and Instructional Specialist: CMS
Adjunct Professor: UNC-Charlotte
Curriculum Coordinator: Vance High School, Charlotte, NC
Teacher: North Mecklenburg High School, Charlotte, NC
Teacher:  Alexander Middle School, Huntersville, NC; Davidson College;  East Lincoln High School, Denver, NC

Illustrative Professional and Community Activities/Recognitions:
National Outstanding Social Studies Supervisor Award
Outstanding Educator, Kids Voting Mecklenburg County Awards; Time Warner Star Teacher
Southwest Regional Teacher of the Year;  Lincoln County Teacher of the Year
North Carolina Economic Education Council
Arts and Science Council of Charlotte-Mecklenburg
Charlotte Museum of History

Becky Finger has had a distinguished career in public education.  She has had extensive training in curriculum and instruction and has studied with nationally-recognized experts.  Her service at the local and state levels has been broad and exemplary.  A conference presenter for the U.S. Department of Education, the National Council for the Social Studies, and the North Carolina Council for the Social Studies, Becky is widely recognized for her expertise in teaching and learning.